BACPAR links and addresses

Useful websites

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Organisations related to Amputee Rehabilitation

  • The Limbless Association - www.limbless-association.org The Limbless Association, Unit 16 Waterhouse Business Centre, 2 Cromar Way, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2QE. Telephone: 01245 216670, 01245 216671, 01245 216672, 01245 216674 Help Line: 0800 644 0185 Legal Panel: 0800 644 0186. E-mail: enquiries@limbless-association.org
  • British Limbless Ex-Service Men's Association (BLESMA) - www.blesma.org - Frankland Moore House, 185-187 High Rd, Chadwell Heath, Romford, Essex RM6 6NA - Tel 020 8590 1124, Fax 020 8599 2932.
  • The Disabled Living Foundation - www.dlf.org.uk - 380-384 Harrow Road, London, W9 2HU - Tel 020 7286 6111.
  • British Amputee and Les Autres Sports Association (BALASA) - E-mail: balasaoffice@aol.com - Tel 0120 449 4308.
  • Murray Foundation - 9 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4DR Tel 01691 680 635 email: info@murray-foundation.org.uk.
  • REACH - www.reach.org.uk Pearl Assurance House, Brook Street, Tavistock, Devon PL19 0BN Tel 0845 1306 225
  • Steps - www.steps-charity.org.uk - Wright House, Crouchley Lane, Lymm, Cheshire  WA13 0AS  Tel 01925 750271
  • Special Interest Group Amputee Management (SIGAM) - c/o British Society of Rehabilitation Medicine (BSRM), Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrews Place, London, NW1 4CE - Tel 01992 638865, Fax 01992 638905 - email: admin@bsrm.co.uk
  • Medico Legal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MLACP) - A group of physiotherapists providing reports and expert knowledge for legal purposes. A forum for physiotherapists involved in medico legal work.  http://mlacp.org.uk/

Regional Amputee Rehabilitation Services (UK)

East Anglia

  • Cambridge Disablement Services Centre , Box 120, Addenbrookes NHS Trust Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ - Tel 01223 217859
  • Norwich Disablement Services Centre , Julian Hospital, 201 Bowthorpe Road, Norwich, NR2 3UD - Tel 01603 216956

Midlands

  • Maltings Mobility Centre, Wolverhampton , Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, The Maltings, Herbert Street, Wolverhamton WV1 1NQ - Tel 01902 444041
  • North Midlands Limb Fitting Centre, The Haywood, High Lane, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 7AG - Tel 01782 556262
  • West Midlands Rehabilitation Centre, 91 Oak Tree Lane, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 6JA - Tel 0121 4663000
  • Amputee Rehabilitation Centre, Derby Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, London Road , Derby DE1 2QY - Tel 01332 254775

Northern Ireland

  • Regional Disablement Services, Musgrave Park Hospital, Greenpark Healthcare Trust, Stork Manns Lane, Belfast BT9 75B - Tel 02890 902 700

North West

  • The Specialised Ability Centre Manchester, Ability House, Altrincham Road, Sharston, Manchester M22 4NY- Tel 0161 611 3700/3800
  • Wirral Limb Centre, Clatter Bridge Hospital, Bebington, Wirral CH63 454 - Tel 0151 482 7812
  • Prosthetics and Wheelchair Centre, Aintree Hospitals NHS Trust, University Hospital Aintree, Lower Lane, Liverpool L9 7AL - Tel 0151 5293030
  • Specialist Mobility Rehabilitation Centre Preston Business Centre, Watling Street South, Preston, Lancashire. PR2 8DY- Tel 01772 716921

North East Thames

  • Harold Wood Disablement Services Centre , Havering Primary Care Trust, Harold Wood Hospital, Gubbins Lane, Harold Wood, Romford, Essex, RM3 0AR - Tel 01708 796200

North West Thames

  • Holderness Limb Fitting Centre, Lower Ground Floor, Charing Cross Hospital, Fulham Palace Road, W6 8RF - Tel 020 8846 1144
  • Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Trust, Lewsey Rd, Luton, Bedfordshire, UU4 0D2 - Tel 01582 497121
  • Stanmore Disablement Services Centre, The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust, Brockley Hill, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 4LP - Tel 020 8954 0020

Northern

  • Carlisle Disablement Services Centre, N. Cumbria Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, Cumberland Infirmary, Newtown Road, Cumbria CA2 7HY - Tel 01642 854286
  • Disablement Services Centre, The James Cook University Hospital, Morton Road, Middlebrough TS4 3BW - Tel 01642 854286
  • Newcastle Disablement Services Centre, Freeman Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE7 7AF - Tel 0191 223 1184
  • Northern General Hospital, Mobility Centre, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AM - Tel 0114 271 5807

Oxford

  • Northampton Artificial Limb Service , Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust, Billing House, Cliftonville, Northampton, NN1 5BD - Tel 01604 545891
  • Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre NHS Trust , Mary Marlborough Centre, Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LD - Tel 01865 227272

South West

  • Bristol Centre for Enablement, Highwood Pavilions, Jupiter Road, Patchway, BS34 5BW - Tel 0300 3000110
  • Dorset Prosthetic Centre , Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, BH7 7DW - Tel 01202 704363
  • Exeter Mobility Centre , Royal Devon & Exeter Healthcare NHS Trust, Wonford Road, Exeter, Devon, EX2 4DU - Tel 01392 403649
  • Plymouth Primary Care NHS Trust , Disablement Services Centre, 1 Brest Way, Derriford, Plymouth, PL6 5XW - Tel 01752 792776

South East Thames

  • Crystal Palace - King's Healthcare Rehabilitation Centre , Bowley Close, Farquhar Road, London, SE10 1SZ - Tel 020 3299 5289
  • Sussex Community NHS Trust , Sussex Rehabilitation Centre, Brighton General Hospital, Elm Grove, Brighton, Sussex, BN2 3EX - Tel 01273 242160
  • Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Trust , Gillingham Disablement Services Centre, Medway Hospital, Windmill Road, Gillingham, Kent ME7 5PA - Tel 01634 833927

South West Thames

  • Douglas Bader Rehabilitation Centre , St Georges University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton Lane, London SW15 5PN - Tel 0208 487 6000

Scotland

  • Grampian University Hospital NHS Trust , Mobility and Rehab. Services, Wooden Hospital, Eday Road, Aberdeen, AB15 6LS - Tel 01224 556840
  • Medical Physics Department , Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, IV2 34J - Tel 01463 704000
  • SMART Centre, Astley Ainslie Hospital, 133 Grange Loan, Edinburgh, EH9 2HL. Tel: +44(0)131 537 9444, Fax: +44(0)131 537 9552
  • Tayside Orthopaedic Rehab. Technology Centre , Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, DD1 9SY - Tel 01382 496317
  • Westmarc, West of Scotland Mobility & Rehab. Centre , South Glasgow University Hospitals NHS Trust, 1345 Govan Road, Glasgow, G51 4TF - Tel 0141 2012629

Trent

    • The Specialist Mobility Centre , 17A Meridian East, Leicester, LE19 1WZ. Tel - 01162823500 

  • Nottingham Mobility Centre , Nottingham City Hospital NHS Trust, Hucknall Road, Nottingham, NG5 1PJ - Tel 0115 9691169 Ext 55688/57535

Wales

  • Cardiff & Vale NHS Trust , Rookwood Hospital, Fairwater Road, Llandaff, Cardiff, F5 2YN - Tel 02920 415415
  • Morriston Artificial Limb & Appliance Centre , Morriston Hospital, Heol Maes Egllwys, Morriston, Swansea, West Glamorgan, SA6 6LG - Tel 01792 795252
  • Wrexham Artificial Limb & Appliance Centre , North East Wales NHS Trust, Croesnewydd Road, Wrexham, LL13 7NT - Tel 01978 727179

Wessex

  • Portsmouth Enablement Centre, St Mary's Community Health Campus, Milton Road, Portsmouth PO3 6BR - Tel 02392 680162

Yorkshire

  • Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust , Artificial Limb Unit, Sykes Street, Hull, HU2 8BB - Tel 01482 325656
  • Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust , Prosthetics Services, Seacroft Hospital, York Road, Leeds LS14 6UH - Tel 0113 2063 638