Amputee Society of Canterbury and Westland Inc.

Address 1/127 Petrie Street
Christchurch 8013

Patron: Mr John McKie MB, ChB, FRACS.

Amputee Society Canterbury & Westland Inc.
Welcome to our website

The Amputee Society of Canterbury & Westland  aims to

“Support amputees to live a full and active life”. This site has been developed to provide comprehensive information for all amputees on a wide range of topics.

We would love to hear from you! If you have relevant news or information that we could post here on our website, please contact us.

Mark Bruce


The Amputee Society of Canterbury Westland Inc is a registered charity Donations and Bequests can be made to:
Amputee Society of Canterbury Westland Inc.
Westpac Account: 03-0830-0264400-00
All donations over $10 are Tax deductible if you have any questions or would like a receipt please contact:
  • Secretary/Treasurer    
  • Justine Mangan-Woods  
  • Mobile: 021 1055189
  •  Email:

Life Members:

“Raymond Newton 1987 Deceased”,  Heather Plows 2008,  Rachel White 2005,   and “Ray Boundy 1996 Deceased”.  “Rod Boyce 2013 Deceased”.   Liz Rogers 2013.   Margaret Hunter 2019, Ava Thomas 2019.

Mark Bruce 2023.

Charles Le Cren Date unknown,  “Clarence Barwick 1984 Deceased”,  “Betty Goulden 1987 Deceased”,   “Lorraine Wyse Deacesed”

Members page:

The Members Page  is a page for members to post Items for sale, extra equipment that they are not using and may wish to sell, or make available to other members and for any other items of interest.

Please If you have any interesting photos, news, information, or activities that might be of interest to other amputees that I could post on our website please let me know by emailing  Joanne at


Fitness App for Amputees from Otto Bock Health:

This is a link to An app, Fitness for Amputees

Join us now for an introductory, fun and inclusive 8-week Para table tennis programme!

Serve, Spin, Smash! is for disabled people of all ages and abilities, using adapted equipment and games to maximise confidence and enjoyment.
There are three initial sessions on the following dates, before the official programme starts in May.
ALL AGES: Tuesday’s, 26th March, 2nd April, 9thApril (6-7pm)
Serve, Spin, Smash!
JUNIORS (UNDER 19 YRS): Tuesday’s, 7th May – 25th June, 5–6pm
ALL AGES: Saturday’s, 11th May – 18thJune, 11am–12pm (excluding 1stJune)
Table Tennis Canterbury, 294 Blenheim Road, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch



Page last updated 4th July 2024    Send us an email

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