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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Limbs 4 Life empowers amputees because no one should have to go through limbs loss alone.
Limbs 4 Life empowers amputees and their families so that you don't have to go through the journey of limb loss alone.
Speaking to another amputee can make a difference to your outlook and ease concerns placed on you and your loved ones.
Rehabilitation is generally seen as the second stage in your recovery process, following your stay in hospital.
Our national prosthetic clinic listing will help you to find a prosthetic provider to meet your needs.
Personal stories and insights from amputees and people living with limb loss.
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Areas of interest
One of my favourite things to do is people-watch, for all of the extra things we do to express our own style, personality or even moods
People are often concerned that an amputation will mean they are unable to drive again. With the support of modications driving is possible
Research and evaluation
Uni/NSW are leading a project to better understand what type of prosthesis is best suited to walking/running for children
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