Amputee | Limb Loss Resources
This is a national, non-profit amputee consumer educational organization representing people who have experienced amputation or are born with limb differences.
This is a safe, free online community for individuals to connect and discuss a variety of topics related to the life of amputees.
The Challenged Athletes Foundation assists people with disabilities in pursuing an active lifestyle through physical fitness and competitive athletics.
The Limb Loss Foundation benefits amputees by promoting advanced research and to provide comfortable and fully functional prosthetic care for individuals who cannot otherwise afford it.
The Scoliosis Research Society is the premier international society aimed at fostering optimal care for all patients with spinal deformities.
The National Scoliosis Foundation provides Patient Support and Resources through written materials, verbal communications, referrals, physical meetings and online services that help to educate, engage and empower patients and families.
A community of teenage patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS) aimed at empowering their members and discussing living with scoliosis among peers.
A publication, Straight Talk with the Curvy Girls, Robin and Terry help to minimize the physical, emotional and financial burdens for scoliosis patients and families, which are often intensified by feelings of being isolated and alone. By sharing their own personal stories, young female patients and their moms give meaningful support to anyone with scoliosis and a powerful message that ‘You are not alone.’
Neuromuscular Disorders Resources
United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) is a trusted resource for individuals with Cerebral Palsy and other disabilities and their networks.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is the leading research and fund raising organization for kids and adults with muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases that weaken muscle strength and limit mobility.
The Spina Bifida Association (SBA) serves adults and children who live with the challenges of Spina Bifida. Since 1973, SBA has been the only national voluntary health agency solely dedicated to enhancing the lives of those with Spina Bifida and those whose lives are touched by this challenging birth defect.
The National Down Syndrome Society is the leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome.