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5 Limb Difference Charities you need to know about!

There are so many charities out there who are supporting limb differences and we have complied a list of our top picks!


Keep reading to find out who they are and what they do!



1) Reach Charity


Reach Charity is "a charity that provides support and information to parents and their children affected by upper limb differences in the UK & Ireland"


Their website contains lots of useful information, including:

- Information on types of limb differences

- Advice about starting school with a limb difference

- Inspirational speakers

- Ideas for fundraising



Reach Charity logo

To check out their instagram click here!



2) LimbBo Foundation


LimbBo are a "charitable organisation bringing #limbdifferent children and their families together"


They have divided their organisation into 3 sections:

-Offering support to children and families with limb differences

- Raise awareness through various sources, from radio to working with schools

- 3D printed assistive devices, including a bike adaptations and drumstick attachments!


A boy with two prosthetic legs plays at Limbbo's Activity Day in August 2019

To check out their Instagram click here!



3) I Am Possible Foundation


The I AM Possible Foundation is a non-profit focused on increasing visibility, support, community and events for those with limb differences within the UK and Worldwide. They are "fighting for a world where ability is not defined by an individuals form or physical appearance".


Their website contains:

- Useful information and support for those with limb differences

- Details on how to get involved with fundraising events such as the Tough Mudder

- Podcasts that talk about limb difference, disability and inclusion

I Am Possible Foundation logo

To check out their Instagram click here!



4) Positive Bones


They are known for "providing funding for specialist services & equipment" and "empowering those with limb differences to #livewithoutlimits


Their website focuses on:

- Applying for funding for those with limb differences who need equipment

- How to fundraise and previous events

- Support for those with limb differences and their families


I Am Possible Foundation logo

To check out their Instagram click here!

To check out their Facebook community group click here!



5) Lucky Fin Project


They aim to "raise awareness and celebrate children, individuals, and families affected by limb differences."


-They support parents through providing an international network - "Links parents to medical information and resources" - "Provides education on limb differences" - "Hosts events and financially support efforts for children attend specialised camps, obtain prosthetics, and to fund other organisations within the limb different community"


Girl placing her hands on a Lucky Fin Project poster

To check out their Instagram click here!

To check out their Facebook community group click here!



We hope this blog provided you with lots of useful information about the limb difference charities out there!


Let us know if you check any of them out or if there are any charities that you need us to know about!

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