Amputee Support and Advice Groups
This busy section of ABLEize offers details of amputee support and limbless support groups located throughout all regions of the UK as well as providing details of meetings, get-togethers and social activities. This list is possibly the large and most up to list list of amputee support services in the UK and is maintained and added to on a regular basis.
As well as support, the support group sites listed may also offer information for amputees including rehabilitation, prosthesis product details and news, exercise classes and services plus counselling and friendship services within local areas.
Please browse through the amputee support sites listed below, these are the result of extensive searches across the Internet to find all manner of amputee support sites to be placed in this one location as a valuable resource. If you find a website not included (excluding Facebook pages) please add it free but using the “submit your site” button above.
Blesma is a national charity that helps serving and ex-service men and women who have experienced loss of limb, use of limbs, sight, speech or hearing, either during or after service. They provide practical, emotional and financial support to injured veterans and their families and widows as they rebuild their lives.
Set up to help with the physical, mental and spiritual welfare of people affected by limb loss. Site includes events details, support sectuions, contact and a discussion forum.
Amputee support group offering valuable information and support to amputees and their families in addition to the services provided locally by the NHS. Also includes details of social activities and events.
A large Merseyside amputee support and information site offering UK wide support, legal assistance, prosthetic help and much more. Site offers a wide range of services as well as telephone help and support.
Amputee and carer support in Southampton (ACSIS) offers dedicated support to local amputees, their family and carers. Site includes information about limb amputations with support contacts and links of interest.
Norfolk based organisation set up to offer support and rehabilitation services to amputees before leaving hospital. Includes details of Norwich clinics and local events. Part of NHS Norfolk Community Health and Care.
Sussex based amputees and limb loss support and social group offering friendly activites and useful resourses such as benefit advice and links of amputee interest.
Based in Ireland providing amputee information, personal stories, news and advice.
A Sussex based support and users group for all amputees and wheelchair users holding meetings at Sussex Rehabilitation Centre with the Brighton General Hospital. Read news articles, meeting details and how to get involved.
Located in Cumbria offering support, sports and social activities as well as exercise therapy. Site includes contact details and information about their Cumbrian centre.
Set up to support families and individuals affected by amputation or limb loss. Activities include swimming, climbing, skiing, cycling and general fitness. Site includes dedicated support sections.
Amputee and limb impaired charity supported by Princess Anne. View benefit information for amputees, social activities and events along with dedicated amputee support.
One of the UK’s largest limbless, information, resource and support sites highlighting events, sports activities and offering a dedicated support helpline.
Surrey-based amputee support for people suffering the loss of one or more limbs. Find details of events, the arts and sports as well as general information and resources.
A UK national charity set up to support childhood lower limb conditions by offering a dedicated support helpline along with parents support, benefit and grants resources. Includes information for new amputees.
Support for amputees or anybody about to become an amputee in the West Midlands. Includes meeting details and dates along with telephone contacts.