Amputee Coalition of BC Society
What is ACBC?
The Amputee Coalition of BC Society is a not-for-profit society, originated and driven by amputees, dedicated to assisting people with limb loss along with their families and friends.
How can we help?
Help with finding support groups in your area
Find a Prosthetist in Canada - Orthotics and Prosthetics Canada (National Website of registered providers throughout Canada)
Find a Prosthetist in BC - Prosthetics and Orthotics Association of British Columbia (Provincial Organization)
Resources for pre- and post-limb loss
Amputees Moving Forward – No Limits
Community Events and Projects
Researchers from the University of British Columbia (UBC) are looking for patients with lower limb amputation.
For More Information, please click here.
The provincial government is funding a Complex Medical Dental (CMD) pilot project led by the BC Dental Association (BCDA). The pilot will create new opportunities to receive dental coverage for recipients of disability assistance, income assistance, and their families.
Information relating to amputation and all matters related to same contained in the Amputee Coalition of BC Society website (www.amputees.ca) and information provided in other formats such as printed materials is intended to be used for general information only and should not replace consultation with healthcare professionals. (Consult with a qualified healthcare professional before making medical decisions or if you have questions about your individual situation.)
The Amputee Coalition of BC Society makes every effort to ensure that the information on our website and in our printed materials is accurate and reliable, but cannot guarantee that it is error free or complete.
The Amputee Coalition of BC Society does not endorse any product, treatment or therapy; neither does it evaluate the quality of services operated by other organizations mentioned or linked to www.amputees.ca or referred to in any manner in any of our printed materials.