Ostomy Resources


Ostomy Frequently Asked Questions - CLICK HERE


 Local Support Groups

UOA - Vancouver Chapter

Contact: Debra Rooney
Meeting Location: Collingwood Neighbourhood House
Meets: Third Sunday of February, April, June, and September

Whitney Hussain - Registered Dietician

Whitney, RD

Associations, Societies and Agencies

 Ostomy Society Canada
(United Ostomy Association)

Crohn's and Colitis Canada

The Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy

The Disability Tax Credit can help people living with an ostomy to reduce the income tax that they, their partner or dependant may have to pay. If you have a permanent ostomy, or temporary ostomy for at least 12 months, you can apply for the Disability Tax Credit.  See the CAET's brochure posted here


Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada

IDEAS - Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society

Canadian Cancer Society

BC Cancer Agency

Canadian Urological Association
Patient Information

The Prostate Centre


Bladder Cancer Canada

Spinal Cord Injury BC


Other Ostomy Accessory Suppliers

PouchWear    www.pouchwear.com

Comfortbelt   www.comfortbelt.com

Stealthbelt    www.stealthbelt.com

Joeies         www.joeies.com