Directory of Support Groups Affiliated with Queensland Stoma Association Inc:
New Ostomate Support Visitor Service
Queensland Stoma Association in conjunction with Queensland Colostomy Association and The Australian Association of Stomaltherapy Nurses Inc Queensland Branch provides a New Ostomate Visitor Service within the Greater Brisbane Area. Known as the Brisbane Ostomate Support Visitor Service (BOSVS), it is a volunteer visiting program available to any person who is facing or has a surgery resulting in a stoma.For further information, contact the BOSVS Coordinator on 07 3359 6500 or download a PDF copy (adobe acrobat reader required to view) of the BOSVS flyer
Queensland Stoma Association Inc members support group
Meets from 9am to 11am on the last Saturday of each month (except December) at the rooms of Queensland Stoma Association Inc – Unit 1/10 Valente Close CHERMSIDE QLD 4032
For more information, please contact QLD Stoma Association 07 3359 7570.
The Caboolture Ostomate Support Group meets on the 3rd Friday of each month. Please contact 07 5433 8300 for further information.
The Mackay Ostomy Support Group meets at 2pm at the Gordon White Library, North Mackay on the 4th Friday of every odd month (May, July, September and November). For further information please contact Graham Stabler on mobile 0428 776 258 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Sunshine Coast Ostomate Support Group meets on the 3rd Monday bimonthly on even months. For further information, please contact Laurie Grimwade (07) 5445 9088, Email: email@example.com, Evon Fuller 07 5447 7158, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Winifred Preston 07 5476 6313, email email@example.com.
Bowel Group for Kids (BGK)
Bowel Group for Kids was formed in 1995 and supports families who have a child born with HSCR or anorectal malformations. For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Eunice Gribbon on 0431 857 188.
The Mitrofanoff procedure provides real, life long relief for people affected by impaired bladder function. For further information please visit http://mitrofanoffaustralia.org.au
Parenteral Nutrition Down Under
Parenteral Nutrition Down Under Inc. (PNDU) is a self-funded, non-profit support group for consumers and carers in Australia and New Zealand on HPN for Intestinal Failure.
We welcome new members – not only consumers and carers, but also clinicians, industry representatives and others interested. For more information, please visit our website at www.pndu.org