Association for amputees, dysmelists and orthosis users
To you who are amputated
Are you recently amputated or a relative of someone who is?
Meet a peer
Being able to talk to someone who has experienced the same thing as you is often the best help. Our peers can meet you where you are.
As an amputated and / or prosthetic user, you have rights and opportunities to get treatment and support to function optimally in everyday life.
Information about rehabilitation centers and orthopedic workshops, equipment and other resources
have peers who can guide and inspire you to an active everyday life!
Do you need someone to talk to about everything from prosthesis use and activity aids, hygiene and self-care, to your rights as an amputee?
We have volunteer peers who listen to you and your needs. Read stories from our peers.
Activities in Momentum
In this year’s latest edition of Livsglede, you can read about Ole Kristian Antonsen, who was amputated after an accident and who competes in CrossFit in addition to his teaching job. You can also read about thigh amputee Eva Haugland who swims up to five days a...
For leg-amputated Sander, it is running and teacher training that goes on during the day. Exercising and staying active gives him increased energy and joy in everyday life.
Do you want inspiration and tips for training at Christmas? Momentum has a number of reports, films and general advice that can increase the motivation for an extra workout, or a fresh walk between dinners and parties.
Feel free to take a look at our youtube channel
Read inspiring reports here;
Momentum works locally throughout the country through peer work and in local teams that offer social events and activities.
Nationally, Momentum works on social policy work, development of information materials, courses and coordination of projects.
Norway is a small country and much of the development in prosthesis technology, sleeve technology, surgery and much more takes place abroad. Momentum therefore participates in important arenas internationally.
THE ASSOCIATION OF AMPUTES, DYSMELISTS AND ORTHOSE USERS
PO Box 49 Skøyen
+47 400 04 360