Other groups that you may find helpful


Bladder and Bowel Foundation :For men and women with bladder and bowel problems

Bladder Exstrophy  :International group for patients, parents and healthcare professionals

Breakaway Foundation  :For children with a bladder or bowel diversion/dysfunction

Colostomy Association  :Representing the interests of people with a colostomy

Diversions  :For families with a child or young person with a bladder or bowel diversion/dysfunction, in the North West

ERIC  :Supporting children with continence problems and campaigns for better childhood continence care

IA Support  :For people who have had an ileostomy & internal pouch

Ostomy Lifestyle   :For anyone affected by stoma surgery on their bowel or urinary system

Shine  :Spina Bifida, Hydrocephalus, Information, Networking, Equality

Urostomy Association  :Representing the interests of people with a urinary diversion


Vanilla Blush  :Specialist underwear for people who have undergone major body disfigurement surgery


Wessex Stoma Support Group  :Non-medical support and advice to ostomists and their families