Amputee Resources for Canadian Amputees
Amputee and Disability Resource Directory including Amputee Phantom Pain Support
Group, Amp Humor, Stories, News and more for the active or new amputee.
Canadian Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists (CAPO)
Established to provide a professional association for the growing number of Canadian
prosthetic and orthotic practitioners. The Association encourages and promotes high
standards of professionalism and patient-care services in the prosthetic and orthotic profession.
AASRA (Alberta Amputee Sport and Recreation Association)
Our Association believes that the quality of life for all amputees, is enhanced
through participation and interaction with other amputees, which improves one's social, emotional
and physical well being. We provide moral support to new and existing amputees, both young
and old alike.
CBCPO (Canadian Board for Certification of Prosthetists and Orthotists)
The Canadian Board for Certification of Prosthetists and Orthotists (CBCPO) is the regulatory body for the prosthetic and orthotic profession within Canada.
The Global Resource for Orthotics & Prosthetics Information
Dedicated to providing comprehensive information and services to the
orthotics and prosthetics profession. The site is owned and operated by O&P Digital
Technologies (Gainesville, FL), an Internet technology company that provides a full
range of web/software development and technology services tailored to the O&P profession.
The American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABC)
National certifying and accrediting body for the orthotic and prosthetic
professions. The public requires and deserves assurance that the persons providing orthotic and
prosthetic services and care are qualified to provide the appropriate services, and it was on
this basis that the ABC was established as a credentialing organization.
Amputation Help and Resource Guide
The above link contains a lot of very good information which is separated into several categories of interest.
The following link takes you to their homepage: