In partnership with the National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics & Prosthetics (NAAOP), the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association (AOPA) is launching a state-based policy initiative to expand access to recreational prostheses as medically necessary healthcare for children. The program, So Kids Can Move, will expand access to the health and social benefits
The ability to use our hands is a basic requirement for most jobs. Working usually means relying on our hands to assemble, carry, create, drive, hold, lift, open, type, and so much more. Hands are complex tools that help us interact with the world around us and facilitate an array of jobs based on manual labor.