questions about stoma surgery? call our helpline 0800 7314264
What we do
Ostomy Lifestyle operates a variety of free services:
Free & confidential Helpline:
All of our Helpline operators have experienced stoma surgery, and have received extensive training in stoma care and helpline skills. We can also offer a full interpretation service.
0800 731 4264 or email@example.com (Mon-Fri, 10am-3pm)
Range of patient information sheets:
Topics include Healthy Eating, Travel, Stoma Appliances and many more.
Available in many different languages, useful for travel and security situations.
Directory - find support groups and other charitable organisations, and find out about the different bags, accessories and delivery services that are available
We also carry out various activities within the UK:
Workshops for local support groups, to help patients understand more about living with a stoma.
Training sessions for industry, healthcare and support organisations, to develop and improve patient care.
The Ostomy Lifestyle Awards recognise excellence and commitment throughout the stoma care sector.
Annual Underwear and Swimwear Show to promote body confidence and a positive image of stoma surgery.
We also attend open days and support group meetings to meet patients face-to-face.
Anatomical Aprons - a unique training aid for educating patients and staff about stoma surgery, as well as the digestive and urinary systems