ARTHROGRYPOSIS MULTIPLEX CONGENITA SUPPORT, INC.. Overview
Target demographics: AMCSI shall not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identification, sex, sexual orientation or handicapping condition. All programs and activities of AMCSI shall be conducted in furtherance of this policy.
An open door policy is extended to whomever is interested in or supportive of those with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita.
Membership shall be open to:
1 New parents/ expectant parents of a child with AMC;
.2. Family/ friends of a child or adult with AMC;
.3. Any adult past 18th birthday currently living with AMC;
.4. Any person working in the medical field;
.5 Public/private school systems; and
.6 Any person who expresses an interest in supporting the mission of AMCSI.
AMCSI shall conduct an annual enrollment of members but may admit individuals to membership at any time. The membership year shall be January 1 through December 31. Membership will not be prorated for mid-year enrollment.
Geographic areas served: all
Programs: Annual AMC Conferences, Support forums, Chat room, NICU Packets
To provide and encourage more understanding and mutual support among anyone affected with the diagnosis of Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita (AMC).
To create a higher standard of AMC awareness by means of Conferences, Meetings, and Studies.
To provide educational material to new parents, or soon-to-be parents regarding the diagnosis of Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita (AMC).
To provide a resource of information to the medical field to include but not limited to occupational therapists, physical therapists to assist them in the treatment of a child or person with the diagnosis of AMC.