New Support Group for Cobourg Ontario

Cobourg Ostomy Support Group Telephone: 613-979-4171 (Ashley Demers RN, ET) Fax: n/a Email: ashleydemers24@gmail.com Website: n/a Facebook: n/a Meeting location: 750 D’Arcy St (Cobourg Community Centre) Meets: Meets the last Friday of the month at 1:00 pm. Excluding the month of December, July and August. Annual dues: donations appreciated Interest groups: n/a Newsletter: n/a For other chapters, satellites and support […]

Invitation to join Focus Group

Are you passionate about helping improve lives of those who live with an ostomy? If so, please join Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO)’s discussion on the development of the second edition of the new Best Practice Guideline on ostomy care and management. TWO date & time options: Tuesday August 15th, 2017 – 1:00 -2:00 pm […]

Post-Secondary Student Award

Heading back to college, university or trade apprenticeship in September? And Have an ostomy or other urinary/fecal diversion? Ostomy Canada offers a Post Secondary Student Education award Check it out at  Ostomy Canada Society website: https://www.ostomycanada.ca/support/awards-program/ or call Ostomy Canada National office 1-888-969-9698

Online Survey

At the July 8, 2017 staff meeting of the Ostomy Canada Society, approval was given to promote this online survey. You are invited to participate in a research study entitled: Social support and responsiveness: Improving ostomates’ health-related quality of life.  The following link will direct you to a 10-15 minute survey: https://usmuw.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8tYkzo8I6GAXw1L To help with […]