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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Are you conducting research or studies relating to amputee treatment or care?
Make sure you buy a travel insurance policy that suits your needs.
Areas of interest
You've had an amputation. What can you expect in the first 12 months?
Funding and prosthetics
This change may affect how you access the 'my NDIS' portal.
We’d like to if and how you feel supported in your role as a partner/carer or family member of an amputee.
Every person is different and has a unique lifestyle so your wheelchair isn't a 'one size fits all' item.
Saturday 4 May 2024
The Empowerment Workshops are a great way to increase your knowledge and skills and connect with others in your community
28 - 29 March 2025
Limbs 4 Life is thrilled to host AMPed Up! National Amputee Conference to be held in the stunning city of Adelaide 28 – 29 March 2025
This friendly group is always looking for new faces to join them on the second Monday of the month!
13th April - 31st December
This new group is Launceston is keen to meet you for an informal social outing!
01st January - 31st December
Connect with the Bendigo area Support Group and join in one of their monthly get-togethers.
Join the Perth Amputee Support Group for a picnic in beautiful Kings Park.
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