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Gambia

Gabu visits Bristol, Clifton bridge
GambiaLeg News
October 10, 2017

Legs4Africa’s Partner Prosthetist Visits The UK

Gabu with Legs4Africa's Physiotherapist advisor Emily Hancock Legs4Africa's logistics coordinator Phil with Gabu in front of the Clifton suspension bridge In late September Gabriel Jarjue, the prosthetist who fabricates and…
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Pile of prosthetic legs on their way to Gambia
GambiaLeg News
October 5, 2017

Gambian amputee appeal receives generous material donation

Limbtex, an independent manufacturer and distributor of materials to the Prosthetic and Orthotic Industry, has kindly donated several bottles of resin laminate to the Gambian Amputee Rehabilitation Appeal. The resin,…
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Gambia
April 25, 2017

Prosthetic Rehabilitation Training and a very important workshop in the Gambia

Legs4Africa, for the most part, is a charity of logistics, developing links, monitoring stocks of prosthetic legs and meeting the material needs of our partner clinics. Emily Hancock’s role is…
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GambiaLeg News
January 23, 2017

You can help us ship 200 wheelchairs to The Gambia

Legs4Africa is looking to raise six thousand pounds to furnish The Wheelchair Centre, supplying the whole of The Gambia with wheelchairs, as well as the nearby physiotherapy department with essential…
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GambiaLeg News
January 11, 2017

A Woeful Week in a Wheelchair Workshop

Phil Tunstall, chief of operations at Legs4Africa and all round good egg, describes his recent experience of working at the wheelchair centre in the Gambia. He takes a look at…
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GambiaLeg News
January 5, 2017

200 Wheelchairs to support Rehabilitation Unit in The Gambia

Legs4Africa is looking to raise six thousand pounds to furnish The Wheelchair Centre, supplying the whole of The Gambia with wheelchairs, as well as the nearby physiotherapy department with essential…
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GambiaLeg News
April 16, 2015

The latest Leg Consignment To West Africa (Video)

At the end of January, Legs4Africa collaborated with Physionet, a charity which provides physiotherapy equipment to disabled children in developing countries around the world. Combining our expertise and resources, we were…
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GambiaInspiring Stories
April 14, 2015

Legs4Africa meets Musa the Mechanic

Days like today remind us why our efforts our worth sacrificing. Having picked up a motorbike first thing with no paperwork we switched the number plate with one that did and…
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GambiaTeaching
February 20, 2015

A Day Out in a Gambian Primary School

Today Legs4Africa took a trip to a Gambian Primary school in Kerrserign. A large school with a large name, The Sanchaba Jobe Lower Basic School educates a whopping 3600 children…
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GambiaLeg it to Africa
February 18, 2015

Legging it to the Gambia – Guest Blog (Part 2)

In Will's last blog we saw him battle Morocco and start out on his adventure down to The Gambia. In his next entertaining blog he makes it half way, but…
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Gambia
February 16, 2015

Legs4Africa partners with The GFD

Legs4Africa is very pleased to announce that they have partnered with The Gambia Federation of Disabled. Known as the GFD to its friends, it is the umbrella organisation that looks…
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