Support

Find Your Local Chapter

Find your Local Chapter

Located throughout Canada, face to face chapter meeting provide support, understanding and share information. Click the map to locate the Chapter nearest you.

Awards Program – (Formerly called Bursary Program)

The deadline for the new Awards Program is coming up!

For details, click here.

Visiting Program

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Through a local chapter, connect with a trained visitor with the common bond of having undergone ostomy surgery. The Ostomy Canada Society visitor is qualified to share non-medical information and share support.

Find an E.T.


Our friends over at The Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy (CAET) have developed a new program on their website called "Find An ET Nurse". Click on the image above to go to their site.

Gutsy Gang Social Club

A forum to meet other young adults (20 - 40 years old) living with an ostomy - to share ideas and support.

Click here for their Facebook group.

Parents of Children with an Ostomy

Connect with other parents of  children who have an ostomy. Join their Facebook group here.

SASO (Spouses and Significant Others)

spousesA support network and information for spouses, partners, family members, friends and caregivers of persons with an ostomy.