Two New Peer Support Groups announced

New Brunswick: Woodstock Peer Support Group Facillitator: Nancy Schuttenbeld, RN, MN, ET Phone: 506-454-4020, Cell: 506-471-2820, Office: 506-452-5385 Email: nschuttenbeld@gmail.com Meeting location: Woodstock Hospital 1st meeting: June 21st, 2017 following third Tuesday of each month Time: 6 to 8 pm Contact Nancy for more information at  506-454-4020, 506-452-5385, or 506-471-2820 Meets: Third Tuesday of each month Nova Scotia: Cumberland County […]

Ostomy Canada Connects for May 2017

Ostomy Canada Connects (formerly called UOAConnection) is a newsletter outlining current events of Ostomy Canada Society and is published ten times per year. It is sent to all presidents of chapters affiliated with Ostomy Canada Society or anyone interested in being added to the email list. For the latest news about the Ostomy Canada Society, […]

Upcoming Webinar May 24

UPCOMING WEBINAR(S) Topic: Ostomy 101: Everything you Need to Know about Ostomies and Pelvic Pouches Summary: Crohn’s and Colitis Canada is pleased to offer an educational webinar on ostomies and pelvic pouches presented by leading expert Louise Forest-Lalande. Louise worked at the CHU Sainte-Justine, a mother-and-child university health centre, as an Enterostomal therapy nurse from […]

Free Registration for CAET Conference May 26, 27

CAET would like to invite any patients who have an ostomy to attend the sessions on ostomy at the May 26, 27 CAET conference at the London Convention Centre, London, Ontario. Please find the program as follows:  https://caet.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/CAET_London2017_PrelimSchedule_Web_V24.pdf Please let your members know that they are welcome and can check in at the registration desk […]

2017 Stoma Stroll

Our 5th Annual Stoma Stroll Awareness walk is October 7, 2017. This year’s theme is “No Colon, Still Strollin!”. Click here to visit the website. The ad below can be used by your chapter or support group to advertise your walk in your area!