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Become Your Own Advocate With Upcoming Career Workshops

Apr 18, 2023 |

Although we are more than halfway through LLLDAM, there is still so much to learn as we unpack just some of the ways you can get involved in advocacy! If you were unable to make the live webinar on the Power of Personal Narrative, we invite you to watch the full recording and take notes as you strategically prepare your personal story.

The third webinar in our series will focus on Breaking Into Workforce Development as program manager Trenaya Reid unveils the all-new job board on the program’s webpage. Learn how the Workforce Development and Vocational Rehabilitation programs can help support you as you navigate your career path with a limb loss. We would love to see you tomorrow; register below to get started!

Breaking Into Workforce Development – April 19, 4:00 – 4:45 p.m. Eastern
Speaker: Trenaya Reid

This training/workshop session includes an overview of the Amputee Coalition’s Workforce Development Program and its job board platform. There also will be an overview of the programs and services offered through a nationwide government program called Vocational Rehabilitation.


Finding Your Voice: Career Pathways Workshop – April 26, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Eastern
Speakers: Trenaya Reid, Ryan Geddie, Lucas DeLuca

Curious about navigating a career with a disability? Join AC team members as they discuss their personal journeys. This session will provide practical insight into a range of career paths, accommodation needs, and resources.


Your advocacy work is directly related to our collective success and the increased awareness of our community’s needs! We are now up to 10 confirmed proclamations recognizing Limb Loss and Limb Difference Awareness Month. Reference our 2023 Gubernatorial Proclamations map to view all the states and help us turn more states orange by letting us know if you’ve requested or secured a signed proclamation. Email the details to and visit our Advocacy & Awareness webpage to learn more about how you can make the world better for amputees.

Are you connected? Become a community member by joining the Amputee Coalition today!

Have you seen the Amputee Coalition’s new public service announcement campaign? Watch the Inspire to Elevate campaign now.