FIND OSTOMY SUPPLIERS AND CLINICS IN YOUR AREA:
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
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FIND AN OSTOMY NURSE
IN YOUR AREA
OSTOMATE AND THE CITY
Vancouver Under 50s
OSTOMY SUPPORT GROUP
Contact email@example.com to get a Zoom invite
This year we are continuing with our quarterly zoom and in-person meetings on the following dates:
Our first U50 ostomy meeting of the year is quickly approaching. Our meeting will be on Tuesday 5th March at 7 pm. This will be a zoom
July 14th Summer Picnic - to be confirmed
December - Annual Christmas Party - date to be confirmed.
If you have any topics or themes you would like us to focus on please contact the email address above.
Ostomy Support Group
Our bi-weekly coffee get togethers are continuing in 2024!
Coffee Dates: March 4, 18, April 8, April 29, May 13, May 27
They will be held at 1:30 pm at Quality Foods in Driftwood Mall. Once you are on the 2nd floor go to the left to get your coffee, etc. and then go behind the coffee bar and towards the washrooms. The meeting room is opposite the washrooms.
Our evening meetings will remain on hold.
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 (except August) at the Bonsor 55+ Seniors Centre – 6533 Nelson Avenue, Burnaby – located close to Metrotown Skytrain Station. Meetings are on the 2nd floor, from 7:30pm to 9pm.
Contact Joe Aiga at 604-313-6336 or
firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
CHILLIWACK OSTOMY GROUP
for next meeting dates
Where: Atchelitz Threshermen's Association,
44146 Luckakuck (Heritage Park) Chilliwack
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