Resources for the limb loss community in the Mid-Ohio Valley: Marietta, Ohio; Belpre, Ohio; Parkersburg, West Virginia

  • Peer Visitor.  This is THE BEST RESOURCE you can provide to a new amputee.
    Certified Peer Visitors through the Amputee Coalition can be coordinated:
    • Nationally through the Amputee Coalition Amputee-coalition.org  888-267-5669 ext. 8108
    • Locally through Nancy Miller @ 740-421-4211.  
  • Certified / Licensed Prosthetist.  Free Consultations.
          Miller Prosthetics & Orthotics
          2354 Richmiller Lane, Belpre, Ohio 45714   740-421-4211
          2601 Dudley Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101  304-699-2373
          MillerPO.com
       
  • Prosthetic Users Group.  PUGMOV.com 
    Amputee Support Group – Marietta, Belpre OH, Parkersburg, WV
    Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm
    Usually at Miller Prosthetics & Orthotics, 2354 Richmiller Lane, Belpre, OH 45714 . Check online to verify location or call 740-421-4211
    Facebook group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/ProstheticUsersGroup
  • Amputee Certified Therapy Dog – Keating.  Call Nancy Miller of Miller Prosthetics & Orthotics @ 740-421-4211 to arrange a visit or email NancyMiller@MillerPO.com
       
  • Amps4Ohio Amps4ohio.com
    Amputee Support Group – Columbus, Ohio
    Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/amps4ohio/
  • Amputee Coalition Amputee-coalition.org
    National Non-profit – education, support, advocacy for limb loss.
    • Provides variety of printed resource material
      • First Steps Magazine
      • Insurance Coverage & Reimbursement
      • Variety of brochures on topics such as Phantom Limb Pain, Amputees Share Their Secrets of Success, Being a Caregiver: Beginning Your New Journey
    • Annual National Conference for amputees, variety of webinars.
  • Driver Rehabilitation Program – Marietta Memorial Hospital
    • Outpatient Rehabilitation Department 740-374-1422
         
  • OPAF – Orthotics & Prosthetics Activities Foundation
         www.opaffirstclinics.org
         Changing Lives through Adaptive Recreation – variety of national events all around the country. Usually free for amputee
  • Adaptive Sports Connection
         6000 Harriott Rd. Powell, OH 43065    614-389-3921
         https://adaptivesportsconnection.org/
         Sports, outdoor and therapeutic recreation for all ages with disabilities.
  • Steve’s Vans – Marietta Mobility
        211 S 8th St.  Marietta, OH 45750 https://www.svcustoms.com/
       Adapts vehicles to sell
       Rents wheelchair accessible van