I’M ALIVE BECAUSE OF IT!

Ostomy advocate, Jessica Grossman and experienced NSWOC, Karen Bruton discuss the ostomy stigma.

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/whitecoat-blackart

What Is Ostomy?

What is it and how can we help

An ostomy is necessary when the bowel or bladder no longer functions effectively because of diseases such as bowel or bladder cancer, Crohn’s Disease and colitis.  As a result, life saving surgery must be performed to divert bodily wastes from normal paths. more…

Upcoming Meetings

We hope to see you there

Ostomate meetings are held semi-annually to bring together approximately 25 to 30 ostomates to address problems, provide support & discuss experiences in a safe non-judgemental environment.  Meetings include presentations from professionals and suppliers. more…