We recognize we are not able to interact with individuals who may be more susceptible to COVID-19 and in settings that may include risk of transmission from others.  We also understand everyone is concerned about how to properly prepare to prevent the spread of infection, so we are acting on the guidance from the CDC. Our support group meetings are held online through Zoom. To join our meetings please email acr-nessel@outlook.com for the link. 

Hope to see you at our next meeting!


As always our certified peer visitors and members are available by phone and virtual meeting to assist others. As soon as conditions allow we will resume our regular monthly meetings at Redlands Community Hospital. 

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The Vision

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Our Mission

Peer Visiting and monthly meetings are our main functions as a Support Group.  

We are also very active in sporting events, fund raising, and amputee networking within Southern California and on a Nationwide basis. We also are helping to get other support groups started such as the new group in the Coachella Valley and a Parents of Children with Limb Loss support group in Loma Linda. Please join us and help make a positive impact other new amputees lives. Speakers are available for presentations to your groups or organizations. Contact  Luis at 213-700-0970 or leave a message for ACR at 909-423-0562.

Monthly Meetings

While based in Redlands, California, we serve and have members from all over the Inland Empire. ​​​

Community Events


Sports and Recreation - Engaging children and adults who live with an amputation is the heart of recovery.  ACR participates annually in sporting events such as the DisAbility Sports Festival and the Angel City Games.

Community Service Events - ACR can be found supporting our local Grand Terrace Lions, Inland Empire Disability Collabrative Expo, and Grand Terrace Day each year. These events not only provide an opportunity for ACR members to connect to their community, but supports our efforts to give back.

Camp No Limits - ACR sponsors amputee children and their families for a weekend at Camp No Limits in Big Bear.  Dedicated to children with limb loss and limb deficiency, Camp No Limits provides a unique and empowering experience.

Peer Visits


The value of peers in recovery for a person with an amputation is invaluable from the day of amputation to their return home.  ACR coordinates efforts to certify peer vistors.  For more information please select the Peer Visits tab.

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The vision of the Amputee Connection is to empower caregivers, families and friends to optimize the care and well being of people with limb loss in Southern California.

​​​Help support ACR's efforts by donating today. Your contribution is greatly appreciated.

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The Amputee Connection of Redlands' mission is to serve and encourage people with limb loss to enhance their physical and emotional health through peer counseling, educational and recreational programs, and community outreach.

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  • Sunday, January 19, 2020 - Year in Review Picture Slide Show for 2019
  • Sunday, February 16, 2020
  • ​Sunday, March 15, 2020
  • ​Sunday, April 19, 2020
  • Sunday, May 17, 2020 Zoom
  • ​Sunday, June 21, 2020 Zoom
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  • Sunday, Sept 20, 2020 Zoom
  • Sunday, October 18, 2020
  • Sunday, November 15, 2020
  • ​Sunday, December 20, 2020

Amputee Coalition Annual Conference

ACR provides opportunities for interested adults with amputations to attend the annual Amputee Coalition conference. This highly educational conference provides state of the art equipment and information relevant to the lives of people living with amputations.

Monthly Meetings


Monthly Meetings of ACR are designed to connect people with amputations and limb deficiency and share vital information relevant to their surgery, recovery and community resources.

The Amputee Connection of Riverside-Corona, California is now a Spanish/English Support Group.  For more information please contact Luis at
213-700-0970.

COVID-19 Update

​For more information you may call our 

Certified Peer Visitors


Luis 213-700-0970 (Fontana, CA) Se Habla Espanol

Brenda 951-858-6274 (Corona, CA)
Geoff 951-500-1360 (Redlands/Mentone, CA)
Clyde 760-674-2473 (Coachella Valley, CA) Se Habla Espanol

Brian 951-675-7905 (Riverside, CA)

Bill G. 951-259-7863 (Loma Linda, CA)

Roberto 951-522-2449 (Riverside, CA) Se Habla Espanol


You can also leave a message at 909-423-0562 and we will have a Certified Peer Visitor contact you.

ACR serves individuals and families who live with limb loss and those

who may be having surgery in the near future. 
  
The Amputee Connection of Redlands support group meets every

3rd Sunday of the month at 2:00 pm

at the Redlands Community Hospital in the Weisser Education Pavilion. (Building behind hospital)  ​Follow the green signs in the parking lot. 

Family, friends, and caregivers are welcome! 

Redlands Community Hospital 

​Weisser Education Building

350 Terracina Blvd,

Redlands, California 92373