Bionics Orthotics & Prosthetics

At Bionics, we believe in the power of knowledge. In our Reference Library, you’ll find articles from our newsletter, How-To instructionals, and links to other sites and resources. We invite you to browse and take advantage of the information you’ll find.

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Amputees in Motion is a support group in San Diego for amputees and their families. It provides support through meetings, social events, and peer visitors.

The Limbs for Life Foundation is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to providing fully functional prosthetic care for individuals who cannot otherwise afford it and raising awareness of the challenges facing amputees.

The Amputee Coalition of America (ACA) is a national, non-profit amputee consumer educational organization representing people who have experienced amputation or are born with limb differences. The ACA includes individual amputees, amputee education and support groups for amputees, professionals, family members and friends of amputees, amputation or limb loss related agencies, and organizations.

Above Knee Amputee is a worldwide site for Above Knee Amputees that want to not only walk, but to walk well, and to be comfortable!  If you have been searching for information about above knee prosthetics or other issues relating to above knee amputees, you don't have to look any further than this site!

The Challenged Athletes Foundation provides resources for indvidiuals through sports, community, and mentorship. Grant applications are available for travel, competition, coaching, training, equipment, and sports prostheses.

The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics (ABC) is the national certifying and accrediting body for the orthotic and prosthetic professions.

The American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists is dedicated to promoting professionalism and advancing the standards of patient care through education, literature, research, advocacy and collaboration.

Prosthetics Outreach Foundation creates opportunities for children and adults in developing countries who suffer from limb loss and limb deformities to lead more fulfilling lives.

NCPAD is an information center concerned with physical activity and disability.

Children's Hemiplegia and Stroke Association is a 22-year-old grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for children, teens and adults who developed hemiplegia during childhood.

Post-Polio Health Internationsl's mission is to enhance the lives and independence of polio survivors and home ventilator users through education, advocacy, research and networking.

 

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