Winners of World Ostomy Day contest announced


World Ostomy Day Photo Contest

World Ostomy Day Photo Contest

Over a dozen individuals and chapter participated in Ostomy Canada Society’s World Ostomy Day Contest.  All submissions were very creative, promoted Ostomy Canada Society and looks like all had a good time.  Thanks to all who participated!

And the winners are . . .

In first place:


The Regina chapter was very active in promoting World Ostomy Day. Some of their activities included Stoma Stroll walk with an appearance by Stoma Stroll Sally, a proclamation, TV interview and they were a top fundraiser.

In second place:


They held a successful walk including a local MP that helps raise ostomy awareness at a political level.

In third place:


The Halifax chapter had 40 people brave miserable weather to stroll in celebration of World Ostomy Day.  Cake and information were given out to attendees and people watching the stroll.


To see a video of how we celebrated World Ostomy Day 2015 in various cities across Canada, check out World Ostomy Day 2015-YouTube