Wow we had a whole host of activities during Limb Loss Limb Difference Awareness Month  including podcasts, press articles, meet ups and events. It was AWESOME Thank you to everyone who participated to help us raise as much awareness as possible.

This update was posted on 30th April:

Big thank you to Dorset Orthopaedic who have been busy organising walks throughout April to raise awareness for Limb Loss Limb Difference but to also raise funds for us.  They have now raised over £1000 and the final walk takes place in Manchester today. Have a fantastic time to all who are joing them and thank you for raising funds to help us help more families. Click here for more information.

PODCAST 1: Long standing Steel Bones member and our fabulous Admin Officer, Vicki was interviewed on BBC Radio Suffolk in a show titled EMBRACING DIFFERENCES.  It is a fantastic listen which we thought you mgiht enjoy check it out at this link Vicki’s interview starts at 1:38:11

PODCAST 2: “When we work together the impact is so much more powerful.” Our Co Founder and Director, Emma, shares her thoughts on rehabilitation provision after amputation in the latest podcast from Irwin Mitchell. She joined serious injury expert and host Richard Biggs and Positive Bones’ Josephine Bridges to discuss the support that’s available.

Together, they also consider the biggest challenges people face following amputation, developments in provision over recent years, their thoughts on future provision, and much more. Listen here:
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