Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: February 5, 2013, 11:26 PM
The National Lymphedema Network (NLN) is a non-profit organization established in 1988 whose mission is to create awareness of lymphedema through education and to promote and support the availability of quality medical treatment for all individuals at risk for or affected by lymphedema. The NLN provides a quarterly newsletter, a Resource Guide (including listings of treatment centers, support groups, etc.), a toll-free infoline and direct dial support, an educational website, a biennial Lymphedema Conference, a computer data bank, and an onsite library.