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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Areas of interest | Sep 07th
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 | Aug 18th
Uni/NSW are leading a project to better understand what type of prosthesis is best suited to walking/running for children
Areas of interest | Aug 16th
We don't accept footwear donations
There is an urban myth that plastic lids can be melted down to make prosthetic limbs. This is not true!
Research and evaluation | May 16th
Expression of Interest - Phantom Limb Pain Consumer Group
Saturday 10 September
24th - 25th February
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