We have assembled here, a list of useful resources and organizations who can provide further information and support. Ostomy Canada Society is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to all people with an ostomy, and their families, helping them to live life to the fullest through support, education, collaboration and advocacy.
Assistive Devices Program
The objective of the Assistive Devices Program (ADP) is to provide consumer centered support and funding to Ontario residents who have long-term physical disabilities and to provide access to personalized assistive devices appropriate for the individual’s basic needs. Devices covered by the program are intended to enable people with physical disabilities to increase their independence […]
Elijah Explains His New Ostomy
Published on Aug 31, 2012Elijah did a video for Child Life services to explain his new ostomy. He loves his new Coloplast Sensura with velcro!
VeganOstomy: Supporting the IBD, ostomy & vegan community
Eric Polsinelli is the man behind the blog VeganOstomy.ca whose award winning site provides valuable information for the IBD, ostomy and vegan community. You’ll find product reviews, interviews, diet and nutrition tips and so much more. I want nothing more but to share my experience and offer support to those who are about to get […]
Quebec Residents – Info on Financial Assistance
Appliances for permanent ostomates Who is eligible? The Ostomy Appliances Program is intended for persons covered under the QuébecHealth Insurance Plan who have undergone a permanent colostomy, ileostomy or urostomy of which the permanent nature is attested to by a medical certificate. For more information visit: https://www.ramq.gouv.qc.ca/en/media/2041
Medical Arts Pharmacy Launches First and Only Regional Ostomy E-Commerce Website
(CORNWALL) As the only pharmacy in the Eastern Ontario counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry that serves the needs of hundreds of people who live with ostomies, Medical Arts Pharmacy is today announcing its launch of the first and only regional, bilingual website where customers can order online and enjoy free delivery anywhere in Canada, […]