Wheelchair Financing in South Africa

Wheelchairs are a necessity for many individuals; either for temporary use while they recover from surgery, and injury, or wait for a prosthetic, or they are for permanent use. Wheelchairs are often more practical than walking aids like crutches and walking frame, especially for the elderly or for those who don’t have the upper body strength.

Financial Assistance for Amputees in South Africa: Part 1

Amputation under any circumstance is already a traumatic ordeal, so being concerned about the financing of a prosthetic shouldn’t add to the stress. Financial assistance for prosthetics is available from different sources, so patients won’t be left stranded after their procedure.