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Support Organizations

Amputee Coalition of America (ACA)
Amputee Coalition of America- Peer Support Groups
Americans With Disabilities Act
Amputee-Online with Discussion Forum
Amputee Resource Center (ARC)
Amputee Support & Outreach (A.S.O.)
Exceptional Family Resource Center
Harbor 4 Hurts
Helping Hands - Support for parents/kids w/ amputations
International Child Amputee Network (I-CAN)
Life Rolls On
Limbless Association
Limbs For Life
Limb Loss Terms & Definitions
Orthotic & Prosthetic Assistance Fund
Ossur Academy Online Education- Prosthetic Selection & Fitting
Super Kids
ProstheticDesigners.com Support & References For New Amputees
Tell Us Your Story- Discussion Forum
WASA Western Amputee Support Alliance (WASA)
Wounded Warrior Project


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Prosthetics

Ability Prosthetic Systems
Academy of Orthotics & Prosthetics
Advanced Arm Dynamics
Bowman Siciliano Limb Bank Bowman Siciliano Limb Bank- Prosthetic Collection and Distribution
CPI College Park Industries
Endolite Endolite Systems
Hanger Orthotics & Prosthetics
LIVINGSKIN® Aesthetic Concerns Prosthetics, Inc.
Next Step Orthotics & Prosthetics
Ohio Willow Wood
Ossur Prosthetics- Life Without Limitations
Otto Bock HealthCare Otto Bock
Prosthetics Outreach Foundation
RGP Prosthetic Research Center
SCOPe Orthotics & Prosthetics
The Utah Arm 3 Utah Arm

 


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SPORTS & RECREATION

ActiveAmp
Adaptive Cycling Links
Adaptive Sports Center- Crested Butte
American Amputee Hockey Assoc
American Amputee Soccer Assoc.
Amped Riders
Amplitude Multisport- Personal Coaching
Blaze Sports- for kids/adults w/ physical disabilities
Challenged America
Challenge Air- free plane rides for people w/  disabilities
Challenge Center- San Diego-based Therapy Center
Challenged Athletes Foundation
CycleMorph- tandem bicycles
Disabled Sports USA
D.S.O. Directory of Sports Organizations
Endeavor Games
Freedom Ryder- high performance handcycles
Handicapped SCUBA International
International Paralympic Committee
KidsCamps.com front page: HOME KidsCamp.com
Landeez- beach wheelchair
Mt. Biking for Amputees
Mission Bay Aquatic Center- Accessible Watersports
National Ability Center's Logo National Ability Center
National Amputee Golf Assoc.
National Disability Sports Alliance
NSCD National Sports Center for the Disabled
Ossur National Leg Amputee Championships
Pacific West Adaptive Rowing
Rehab United
Park & Recreation Logo San Diego Park & Rec.- Adaptive Programs
Fitness Clinic for Individuals with Disabilities
Ski Central- Disabled Skiing
Soldier Ride
Stunts Ability
Surfers Healing Surf Camp for Autistic Children
The ERGYS Therapeudic Alliances- adaptive equipment
Tri-California Tri California Events
U.S. Adaptive Recreation Center
Wave House Athletic Club- $5 day pass is a steal!
U.S. Paralympics
Wheels-2-Water- Surfing for people with SCI's

 


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Individuals

Cameron Clapp Teenage Track Star & Triple Amputee
Candace Cable Competitive Adventure Athlete; Motivational Speaker- Paraplegic
Carlos Moleda Taking Wheelchair Sports To the Next Level
Casey Pieretti Actor, Stuntman, Inline Skating Motivational Show- BK Amputee
Dana Bowman Retired Sergeant First Class with the U.S. Army where he was a Special Forces Soldier and a member of the U.S. Army’s elite parachute team, the Golden Knights- Double Amputee
Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah Star of Emmanuel's Gift, Nominated for ESPN's Arthur Ashe Courage Award, Recipient of Casey Martin Nike Award- AK Amputee
Heater Mills McCartney Adopt-A-Minefield patron, United Nations Association Goodwill Ambassador, wife of Paul McCartney- AK Amputee
Jim MacLaren Ironman Triathlete; Professional Motivational Speaker- BK Amputee/Quadriplegic
John Siciliano Actor, Paralympian, Motivational Speaker- AK Amputee
Mario Solis Triathlete & Extreme Sport Enthusiast- Paraplegic 
Marlon Shirley World's Fastest Leg Amputee- BK Amputee
Matt McCluskey Amputee Bike Rider & Photographer- BK Amputee
Paul Martin 6-Time Ironman Finisher, Paralympic Cyclist, Member of US Disabled Ski Team, Member of US National Amputee Hockey Team- BK Amputee
Ronan Tynan, Dr. 18-time Paralympic Gold Medallist, One of the World’s Most Acclaimed Singers- Double BK Amputee
Rudy Garcia-Tolson Gold medal and new world record in 200m Individual Medley; recipient of IOC President's Disabled Athlete Award and Casey Martin Nike Award- Double AK Amputee
Ryan Levinson

Redefines high-level competition for people with Muscular Dystrophy

Sarah Reinertsen  Ironman Triathlete; World Record Sprinter- AK Amputee
Thomas Bourgeois Paralympic Pentathlete- BK Amputee
William Malmskog Stuntman, Fire Fighter, Power Lifter & Personal Trainer- BK Amputee


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Magazines, Books, & Videos

Active Living Magazine
Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly Adaptive Physical Activity Quarterly
Back In Action- Captain David Rozelle's Story
Challenge- Magazine Published by DS/USA
Disability World- Web-zine
Disabled Dealer- National Resource for Buying/Selling Adaptive Equipment
Exceptional Parent- parenting those with disabilities
First Step- A Guide for Adapting to Limb Loss
inMotion- Published Monthly by the ACA
Mainstream Online- Disability News & Advocacy
O & P Edge- Published by Academy of O & P
One Man's Leg- A Memoir- the story of Paul Martin
Up & Running- the Jami Goldman story

Sports 'N Spokes


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Other Useful Resources

Abilities Expo- for independent & assisted living products & services
Ability Center
Access Center
Accessible San Diego- Social Club & Travel Info
Advanced Mobility
Artificial Limb Specialists Artificial Limb Specialists
Colours Wheelchairs
Disability Online
Free Wheelchair Mission
Media Access Office Logo Media Access Office- promotes the employment/accurate portrayal of persons with disabilities in the media and entertainment industry
Medline Plus
National Center on Physical Activity & Disability
Orthotic & Prosthetic Network
Paralyzed Veterans of America
San Diego State University's Rehabilitation Counseling Masters Program
Sharp HealthCare Home Sharp Rehabilitation
Shriners Hospitals
World Association of Persons With Disabilities
WCD LOGO World Congress & Expo on Disabilities
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new links

Adaptive Adventures- http://www.adaptiveadventures.org/

Adaptive Adventures Sports Coalition- http://www.taasc.org/

America’s Athletes with Disabilities- http://www.americasathletes.org/

Mid America Games- http://www.midamericagames.com/

National Disability Sports Alliance- http://www.ndsaonline.org/

National Sports Center for the Disabled- http://www.nscd.org/

Wheelchair Sports USA- http://www.wsusa.org/wsusa/

United States Handcycling Federation- http://www.ushf.org/

Adaptive Skiing Programs- http://www.activeamp.org/sports/skiing.htm

Ski Central (Disabled Skiing)- http://www.skicentral.com/adaptive.html

American Amputee Hockey Association- http://www.usahockey.com/aaha/

American Amputee Soccer Association- http://www.ampsoccer.org

Challenged America (Sailing)- http://www.challengedamerica.org/

National Amputee Golf Association- http://www.nagagolf.org/

National Wheelchair Basketball Association- http://www.nwba.org

U.S. Electric Wheelchair Hockey Association- http://www.usewha.org/