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Love Your Journey, Love Our Community on Giving Tuesday

On #GivingTuesday you filled our hearts full of love by sharing your #LoveYourJourney stories and giving to our #LoveOurCommunity campaign. 142 gifts were given. Love was multiplied exponentially. If you haven’t already, share your #LoveYourJourney story on Facebook,...

Body Acceptance and Liberation with Toni Furmanski

Body positivity is a social movement rooted in the belief that all human beings should have a positive body image, while challenging the ways in which society presents and views the physical body. We interviewed Toni Furmanski, a body-positive blogger and Instagram influencer who also happens to be living with limb loss and limb difference.  She encourages us to think differently – about body acceptance and body liberation when it comes to how we feel about who we are.

New Certified Peer Visitor trainings on the calendar

At the heart of the Amputee Coalition’s mission is our peer support programs. Our goal is to make sure that no one goes through this journey alone. We believe that support comes in many forms and can make an incredible difference in recovery and rehabilitation. No one...

What’s Ahead for Public Policy in 2020

At the Amputee Coalition, we’re able to do what we do because of financial support from donors and from the federal agency department, Administration for Community Living. Advocates came together in Washington, D.C. earlier this year to ask for an increase in funding...