Unsung Hero – Bea Spears – Pictou Ostomy Chapter – December 2018

Bea Spears, long time treasurer of the Pictou Ostomy Chapter, was a loving and kind person, devoted to her family, friends and people living with an ostomy. After years of suffering with Chron’s Disease, Bea had ostomy surgery and became a faithful member of the chapter. Even after numerous surgeries and untold medical problems, she […]

Hollister video on how to use How to Use the Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide for Consumers | All in for Ostomy Conference 2018

Hollister video on how to use How to Use the Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide for Consumers | All in for Ostomy Conference 2018:

We Went To The Federal Government On Your Behalf

We have recorded April 26, 2018 as the date for a great opportunity to ask the Federal Government to ADD “A Nurse Specializing in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada (NSWOCC), formerly an ET, to the mandatory certification section of the T2201 form – application for the Disability Tax Credit. Ann Ivol, President of Ostomy Canada Society, […]

AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program

  The AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program recognizes the obstacles faced by students living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and supports them in rising above their personal challenges in pursuit of their dreams. Supported by an educational grant from AbbVie, Crohn’s and Colitis Canada will extend 10 one-time scholarships of up to $5,000 to students […]