Mower Council for the Handicapped, Inc.
Support Group - South Minnesota Amputee Group Support (SMAGS)
2103 14th St NE, Ste A, Austin, MN, 55912
Distance: 1017 Miles
Group of people that meet on a regular basis to share their experiences and provide mutual support
Offers support to amputees
See Facebook page for meeting times
9:00am - 4:00pm, Tuesday - Thursday
9:00am - 12:00am, Friday
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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LR-1570.0500Amputee Rehabilitation Definition
Programs that provide comprehensive rehabilitation services for individuals who have lost a limb and need pre-prosthetic care which includes wound and skin care, exercises and other activities to strengthen and condition the affected area and increase mobility skills, and other types of therapy to prepare them to make effective use of a prosthetic device. Some programs may also ensure the proper fitting of a prosthetic device and provide instruction in prosthesis utilization and safety techniques. Emotional support and patient and family education services are also part of the program.