Speaking to another amputee can make a real difference to your recovery and ease your concerns. We call this type of assistance Peer Support.
Following surgery, you will need time to recover. It is also a time to set goals about your journey ahead. Here, we help to guide you through the process to navigate your pathways forward.
Effectively managing your short and long term health will lead to better outcomes and prevent future problems.
Getting the right kind of prosthesis to suit your lifestyle needs and daily level of activity is important.
People are often concerned about the costs involved in getting a prosthesis. In Australia, there are a number of different funding schemes and it can be easy to get confused and to know what you are eligible for.
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Nicole had been in Bali for just six hours when she was caught up in one of the explosions.
Ian is a below-knee amputee and a valuable member of the amputee community.
Ren lost a limb as a result of a trauma accident. Despite losing his leg, Ren was determined to live life to the full.
Andrew and John are both amputees, Limbs 4 Life volunteers, and leaders in the Advocacy and Peer Support for Western Australian Amputees
Challenging the age barrier.
Finding her new groove
Defying the odds.
Fay lost her leg as a result of a train accident. Fay said, “The accident didn't make me who I am today, but I wouldn't be 'me' without it."
Kylie Franson was born without her left forearm. She is a wife and an amazing mother to, two boys.
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