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Photo Gallery | A home fit for Aimee Copeland

SNELLVILLE, Ga. -- It will be weeks before Aimee Copeland can return to her family's home in Snellville, but construction crews are already getting it ready for her.

They began retrofitting the home on Tuesday. Gwinnett County contractor Casey Moon gathered a group of volunteers to begin the first project, tearing down the Copelands' deck.

They want to make the house fully accessible for Aimee. The 24-year-old University of West Georgia graduate student lost her leg, remaining foot and both hands to flesh eating bacteria in May.

PHOTOS | Aimee Copeland leaves hospital

She was just released from Doctors Hospital in Augusta on Monday. She is expected to spend the rest of the summer at a residential rehabilitation facility.

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