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Ostomy Webinars and Education

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OSTOMY CANADA WEBINARS 


A quarterly series of webinars hosted online by Ostomy Canada for people living with an ostomy or their supporters. The webinars focus on a diverse set of topics including: nutrition, motivation, care, supplies, wellness, physical and sexual health. For more information to to view past webinars visit: Ostomy Canada Webinars  

OSTOMY ACADEMY: EDUCATION FOR EVERY OSTOMATE
A quarterly online educational seminar, powered by 11 Health, to bring trusted and comprehensive ostomy information to all members of the ostomy community. Top experts, medical professionals, and experienced ostomates will focus on a new series of quality of life topics in each presentation with special attention given to emotional well-being strategies. Sponsored by UOAA.
To learn more and register for free YouTube clips: Ostomy Academy. Education for Every Ostomate

PHARMACARE COVERAGE FOR OSTOMY SUPPLIES

Wondering what ostomy products and services are covered by BC Pharmacare? Click here

FIND AN OSTOMY NURSE IN YOUR AREA 

The Nurses Specialized in Wound Ostomy and Continence Canada maintains a list of Ostomy nurses 

Useful Blogs 

OSTOMATE IN THE CITY 

A blog written by a Vancouver ostomate 

Groups

Vancouver Under 50s Ostomy support group 

Next meeting: June 4th

Summer Picnic - date TBC

September 3rd


Meets every quarterly on zoom. Contact unitedostomy2017@gmail.com to join and be sent the zoom links. 

Comox valley Ostomy Support Group 

 

Coffee Dates: May 27th  

June 10th and 24th

 

 

Our biweekly coffee get togethers are continuing in 2024! They will be held at 1:30 pm at Quality Foods in Driftwood Mall. Once you are on the second floor, go you the left and get yourself a coffee. Then go behind the coffee bar and towards the washroom. The meeting room is opposite the washrooms. We will have a sign on the door that says: "CVO Support Group Coffee Meeting"

Our evening meetings will remain on hold. 

Bladder Cancer support group 

Meeting: Meet on the third Tuesday of every month (except August)

Bladder Cancer Support Group ​Get together with others who have or have had bladder cancer. Share your experience and learn from others. Not only for people who have a urostomy, this group welcomes anyone with a bladder cancer diagnosis. Third Tuesday of every month at the Bonsor Recreation Complex – 6550 Bonsor Avenue, Burnaby – located close to Metrotown Skytrain Station. Meetings are on the 2nd floor, from 7:30pm to 9pm. Contact Bladder Cancer Canada at 1-866-674-8889 or bcsupportgroup@bladdercancercanada.org for more information.

Chilliwack Ostomy Group 

Next meeting: 


We meet in the Atcheliz Threshermen's Association Canora building 44146 Luckakuck (Heritage Park) Chlliwack

Please contact cerempel@telus.net for meeting dates and to join the group 

VEGAN OSTOMY 

A blog with lots of resources and product reviews 

BC J Pouch Group 

Next meeting: August 13th

November 5th


We meet on zoom every 2 months. Please contact bcjpouchgroup@gmail.com for meeting dates and to join the group 

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