Limbless and Amputee
Find information and services in the UK for limbless and amputees of all ages that have had one or more limbs removed by trauma, accident or health related surgery. The information sites and services listed here also include details of phantom pain often associated to the loss of a limb, skin problems through wearing an artificial limb and a selection of related limbless and amputee information and services.
Please browse through the sites below along with the related links including orthotics and insoles and amputee support sites offering further information, localised contacts and professional support services.
Working to end the wasteful disposal of prosthetic legs and activly shipping the prosthetics that they collect to the needy amputees of Africa. Site provides details of how you can help or donate to this worthy charity.
A site and organisation dedicated to assisting limbless veterans made disabled while on duty or serving their county. View video clips, how to get support or assist with fund raising.
Scuba diving in a wheelchair! you have to see this site to believe it. Check it out and get involved with their fundraising campaign.
Heather Mills McCartney Adopt-A-Minefield and a United Nations Association Goodwill Ambassador who has campaigned for over 14 years to raise funds and awareness to rid the world of landmines.
An online resource for individuals with congenital or acquired limb loss. Includes news, forum and related organisations.
Offers limbless news, information and products plus forum. Free subsciptions offered.
Provides information about referrals to prosthetics service centres in the UK plus steering groups for limbless and amputees, publications and contacts.
A national organisation providing support and advice for children with hand or arm deficiencies and their parents. Includes funding and membership details and a range of limbless and amputee resources.