Support the Limbless Association

The Limbless Association needs your help. We believe in an equal world where everyone can participate in their community irrespective of any disabilities, so please help us by supporting our work.

Click here to read more about what we do or click here to find out how you can support us.


No one should be excluded. Sport and fitness is for everyone. Male, female, young and old… with or without a disability… everybody needs to exercise to get the best out of life and keep their mind and body going. What better way is there to do that than sport?

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Amputee Information

Providing up-to-date and accurate information is a main priority for the Limbless Association. We aim to offer high quality and useful information on all amputee and limb-loss related issues.

If you cannot find what you are looking for under our Information section, our friendly Enquiries Helpdesk is available on our freefone number 0800 644 0185.

What we do

The Limbless Association provides information and support to the limb-loss community. We aim to support people of all ages and backgrounds through a variety of existing  services.

We offer support to individuals of any age, whether they are about to have an amputation or are already living with congenital or acquired limb-loss and we offer assistance and information to carers, family members and friends if they require it.

Subscribe to our mailing list

The Limbless Association sends out newsletters and updates via email.  Currently, we produce a regular news update E-Newsletter, a Bulletin that is sent to all User Groups and disablement Services Centres and In Touch, which is sent to our Volunteer Visitors.

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Click the map to the right to view our directory page where you can view a map of all the NHS and private clinics as well as details of user groups, charities, governing bodies and industry associations.

Latest news

Pressure sensors to help prevent pain for amputees

Researchers have developed a new type of pressure sensor that could help to prevent dangerous sores for amputees who suffer rubbing in their limb sockets. Click here to read more

Congratulations to our London Marathon runners

A massive thanks and very well done to all who completed the London Marathon last Sunday Click here to read more

Oxford University needs your help to fight phantom pain

Dr Tamar Makin and researchers at the University of Oxford have been studying brain consequences of amputation and the phenomena of phantom pain for several years. Click here to read more

Limbless Association fundraiser and events co-ordinator

The Limbless Association is advertising for the post of Fundraiser and Events Co-ordinator Click here to read more

Review of Specialised Services Operating Model

With the first anniversary of NHS England approaching, the Specialised Healthcare Alliance has published a review of the Specialised Services Operating Model Click here to read more

Alpha gel liners – press release

OrthoEurope has issued a press release regarding the re-provision of the Alpha liner Click here to read more

Limb Loss Legal Panel

Click here for more information or contact us at:

0800 644 0186

Need help?

Call us on the numbers below or alternatively, click here for other information sources.


0800 644 0185

Volunteer Visitors

01245 216 671