Find your support group UK

Here we have collected support groups information throughout the UK in the hope that it will enable you to have all of them at your finger tips. We would welcome your group’s information if we have not listed it or if we have the incorrect information, so that we may correct it.

National Support Organisations

Name of Organisation

Telephone Number

Web – Site

Email Address

The ileostomy & Internal Pouch

Support Group

08000184724 www.iasupport.org iinfo@iasupport.org
            Urostomy Association 01889563191 www.urostomyassociation.org.uk secretary@urostomyassociation.org.uk
 Colostomy Association  08003284257  www.colostomyassociation.org.uk  cass@colostomyassociation.org.uk
 Junior Ostomy Association

 via CA

08003284257

 www.colostomyassociation.org.uk  cass@colostomyassociation.org.uk
 Mitrofanoff Support  01202674336  www.mitrofanoffsupport.org.uk  info@mitrofanoffsupport.org.uk
 Breakaway Foundation  01283240253  www.breakawayfoundation.org.uk  info@breakawayfoundation.org.uk
International Ostomy Association www.ostomyinternational.org

Support Organisations for Associated Medical Conditions

Organisation

Telephone Number

Web – Site Address

Email Address

Beating Bowel Cancer UK 02089730000 www.beatingbowelcancer.org
Bowel Cancer UK 02079401760 www.bowelcanceruk.org admin@bowelcanceruk.org.uk
Macmillan Cancer Support 08088080000 www.macmillan.org.uk
Crohn’s & Colitis UK 03002225700 www.crohnsandcolitis.org.uk info@crohnsandcolitis.org.uk
The IBS Network 01142723253 www.theibsnetwork.org info@theibsnetwork.org

 

Local Support Groups

in your area

 

Area

Organisation

Contact

Telephone Number

Web-site

Email Address

Scotland

Ayrshire

Ayrshire & Arran

Stoma Support Group

Jim Krasewitz 01292220945
Stoma Care and Recovery (SCAR)

Maggie or

Rhona

01294271060/07817736147

01294557478

maggie13@sky.com
Fife  Fife Ostomy Support Group  Ishbel Barr  01592772200
 Lothian & Fife UA  Ms Rhona McLaughlin  01314474323
 Fife IA  Mrs Betty McNeil  01383416320  betty.mcneil@talktalk.net
 Lanarkshire  G66 Support Group  Les Ireland  01417763866
 Glasgow Stoma Support Group  Morag Sinclair or Jackie McChesney

 01417791322

01505324052

 Moray  Moray Ostomates Support Group

 Maggie or

Kathleen

 01343552449

07789684285

Scottish Borders Stoma Support Group

Nancy Fraser or

Fiona Gentleman

01450374012

01450371063

nancyfraser@talktalk.net

r.gentleman@sky.com

West Lothian GOSH (West Lothian) Scott Pattison  0752163644
Dumfries & Galloway  Dumfries & Galloway IA Derek Oliphant
East Scotland East Scotland IA Mrs Tracy Meighan 01313348533 eastofscotland@iasupport.org
Highland  Highland IA Kirsty Mackenzie 07770640636 highlandia@iasupport.org
 North Scotland North Scotland IA Ms Sarah Henny 01467626002 northofscotland@iasupport.org
West & Central Scotland West & Central Scotland IA Mrs Jacqui O’Donnell 01389604449 wcscotlandia@iasupport.org
Tayside Tayside IA Miss Mary Smith 013282827883 marysmith@blueyounder.co.uk

Wales

Bridgend Bridgend Ostomy Patients Support Group Anita Brankley 01656645602 bridgend.ostomy@gmail.com
Carmarthenshire Canarthenshire Support Group Iris Williams Iris.Williams@wales.nhs.uk
Denbrighshire Noerth Wales Ostomy Support Group 

Debi Devine

Hazel Duke

07876762503

07976817246

devinetherapies@btinternet.com
Flintshire Bag for Life Stoma Support Group In It Together Faye Jones 07852750772
Gwent Blaenau Gwent Self Help Celia McKelvie

0183852672

After 6pm

Cwmbran Ostomy Support Group Philippa Lewis

01633791339

07504713069

Mid Glamorgan CASS Colorectal & Stoma Support Group Colorectal Nurse Team 01685728205
Pembrokeshire PSA (Pembrokeshire Stoma Association) Roy Whitfield 0143776070
Powys The Bracken Trust Cancer Helen Davies 01597823646
Rhondda Cynon Taf Royal Glamorgan Stoma Care Support Group Domenica Lear 01443443053
Swansea Swansea Ostomy Self Help Group Glynis Jenkins 01792418245
North Wales North Wales IA Mrs Shan Davies 01352735550 northwales@iasupport.org
South Wales South Wales IA Rhys Price 02920341833 south.wales@iasupport.org
Shropshire, Wales & the Marches Shropshire, Wales & the Marches UA Mrs Toni Haines 01952400971 toni.h@blueyonder.co.uk

Northern Ireland

 Co. Antrim Colostomy Association Volunteers Northern Ireland  Chris Wright 07720717771
Mater Hospital Karen Boyd Stoma Nurse 02890741211 Ext 2329
Royal Victoria Hospital Belfast

Sarah Haughey

Audrey Steel

02890240503 Ext 3483
Co. Armagh Craigavon Area HOspital

Mary Jo

Bernie

02838612721
Dasy Hill Hospital Support Group Bernie Trainor 020830835000 Ext 2222
Co. Down NorthDown Stoma Support Group Adrian Ewing 07850741511
Ulster Hospital

Hazel

Martina

02890550498
Londonderry Causeway Support Group Mary Kane 02870346264
Northern Ireland Northern Ireland IA Mrs Jenny McMillen 02893038063 nireland@iasupport.org

Republic of Ireland

Co. Mayo Mayo Stoma Support  Marion Martyn 0949021733
Dublin Bowel Cancer Support Group

National Cancer Helpline or

Olwyn Ryan

003531800200700 

0035312310500

Ireland IA Ms Cepta Burke 0599131005 cepta@iasupport.org

Channel Islands

Guernsey Guernsey Ostomates Luci Deane 01481236077 lucidedeane58@gmail.com

England

 Bedfordshire Saturday Social Club Karen Richards 01234792278
Northampton IA Ms Cindy Baily 01604581804
Berkshire East Berkshire Ostomy Club Jackie Dudley 01344426652
Reading Bowel Cancer Support Group Ted Wingrove

01189618297 or

07974790558

West Berkshire Ostomy Club Jackie Dudley 01344426652
Bristol Bristol Ostomy Self Support

Janet

Rob

01934248114

01179668021

Brunel (Bristol, Sumerset & Wiltshire) Dave Simonds 07748793715 dave.simonds@urostomyassociation.org.uk
Avon  Avon IA Mr Kerr Brown 0145883309 www.avon.iasupport.org avon@iasupport.org
Buckinghamshire High Wycombe Stoma Support Group Wendy 07717335884
Berks, Bucks & Oxen  Berks, Bucks & Oxen IA Mr Scott Clifford 01235364164 www.bbo.iasupport.org bbo@iasupport.org
Milton Keynes Stoma Association Thia Cooper 01908679295 mksa.sec@gmail.com
Cambridgeshire Connections Cancer & Colostomy Group

Bev

Sue Scott

Barbara Hunt

01353860356

07766958811

01353862133

Cambridge UA Helen Woolley 07826736308 helen239@hotmail.com
Peterborough Stoma Support Group Ostomistics Alan Wright

01354653290

07836661102

Cheshire Countess of Chester Hospital Stoma Support Group Stoma Nurses 01244366170
Stockport Support Group Angela Simpson

01613209400

08006526667

Stoma Support Group Catherine McIntosh 01477535071
Warrington Ostomy Support Group Jane Shaw 01925662103
Cleveland Ooops Group Julia Morrisroe Carol Younger 01287284113
Co Durham Bishop Auckland Stoma Care Group Betty  01388814535 pgill82171@aol.com
North Eastern IA Claire Wilson 01915863520 www.northeastern.iasupport.org northeastern@iasupport.org
Darlington Support Group Sister Jacqui Atkinson 01325743005
Durham Stoma Support Group Katie 01913332184
Newcastle Upon Tyne UA Mrs E M Spraggon 01912851667 eileen.spraggon888@btinternet.com
East Anglia East Anglia UA Charles Powles 01493720096
Cornwall Cornwall & Plymouth Bowel Cancer Support Group Keith Anderson 01822258618 www.cornwall-bowel-cancer-support-group.co cbcsginfo@gmail.com
Cornwall Ostomy Support Ken Jones 01872863106 www.cornwallostomysupport.org.uk
Ostomist & Carers Support Group

Christine Davey

or

Mandy Rowe

016370850895

01726832642

chris.davey28@gmail.com
Cornwall Cornwall IA Mrs Barbara Trenerry 0172674942 www.cornwall.iasupport.org cornwall@iasupport.org
Cumbria Grange Cancer Support Drop in Marie 01539533279
Derbyshire Diverted Local Stoma Support Group Diane Manning 01283541311
Devon Devon IA Martin Hornby 01458251095 devon@iasupport.org
Mid Devon Ostomy Support Group Janice 07923975051 jdkelly234@gmail.com
Devon & Somerset Devon & Somerset IA Martin Hornby 01458251095 www.devon.iasupport.org devon@iasupport.org
Dorset

Colostomy Urostomy Pouch Ileostomy of Dorset

(CUPID) Bournemouth

Beryl Andrews 01202483303

CUPID

Poole

Jenny Pipe 01202740440

CUPID

West Dorset

Colin Clare 01305853238
East Midlands Newhall Stoma Support Group

Diane Manning

Helena

01283541311

07932331850

Essex Connect Lin Hart 01279505273
Mid Essex Stoma Support Group

Paul Foulger

Janet Johnson

01245224374

01376511862

Essex UA Mrs M Wainwright 01708341279 merw@hotmail.co.uk
North Essex Stoma Support Brian Waller 01206540449
Optimistic Ostomates Carol Booth or Angela Taylor

01702385510

01702385509

Redbridge Ostomists Club

Stoma Nurses

Chris / Lisa

02089708321
STEPS Jackie 01268451937 stepsessex@gmail.com
Glocestershire Ladies Big Op Group Gill Hopkins 03004224363

Please Note

For ladies with one or two permanent stomas

Cotswolds UA Dave Simonds 07748793715 dave.simonds@urostomyassociation.org.uk
Three Counties IA Kate Watson 01684772667 www.threecounties.iasupport.org threecountiesia@iasupport.org
Vale Stoma Support Group

text

07941827393

jfn.dursley@gmail.com
Hampshire Solent Ostomates Support Group (New Forest Branch) Ron Lever 02380893949 rdlever@sky.com
Hampshire & IOW Hampshire & IOW IA Ronald Linsley 02380485959 www.hants.iasupport.org hantsiow@iasupport.org
Solent Ostomates Support Group Carole Summer 07527707069
Southern Ostomy Group Caroline or Karen 07756819291 southernostomygroup@hotmail.com
Wessex Urology Support Group sAdrian Kuczynzki 07910786978
Herefordshire Herefordshire Stoma Support Group Carol Steele  01432880656 carolsteeleglo@gmail.com
Hertfordshire Colonise Anastasia 01727760981
Peterborough & Wisbech IA Mrs Norma Jennings 01462618643 www.peterborough.iasupport.org peterborough@iasupport.org
Stevenage Ostomistics

Judy Colston

Alfred

01438354018

01767316958

neilcolston@btinternet.com
Isle of Man IOM Bowel Cancer Patient & Carer Group Heather Norman 07624480973
Stoma Support Group Carole Cringle Stoma Nurse 01624650212
Isle of Wight Optomistics Andie Coates Amanda Broadbridge 01983534009
Semi-Colon Club Tony Crowson Cancer Clinical Nurse

01983559326

01983534180

Kent Ashford Stoma Support Group Carole Hobbs Margaret Web

01303814014

01233628807

Kent Kent IA Mrs Mavis Prior 01795843507
Atoms Support Group Maria Culleton SCN

01227769679

07827997424

Dartford Ostomy Group Support Tracy, John, Sue 07948974350 dogs-uk@hotmail.com
Dover Stoma Friends Group Support Julie Bell Ros Marshall June Golding

07771345703

01304822696

01304822696

Churchill UA Marjorie Sanders 01844281208 marjoriesanders@btinternet.com
Medway Ostomy Group Helen or Tracy 07773605534
Maidstone Stoma Support Group Judy or Kirsty 01622224305
Royal Tunbridge Bowel Cancer Support Group  Bronwen Tetley CNS 01892526111 Ext 2287
Sheppey Ostomy Group Support Shelly 07714734194 sogs-uk@hotmail.com
Swan Stoma Support Group Heather 07711445312
Thanet Stoma Buddies Support Group Phil 01843587769
Kettering & District Kettering & District IA Roy Presland 01933314831 www.kettering.iasupport.org
 Lancashire North Manchester & Bury Stoma Support Group Julia Meadows SCN

01617202815

07841206910

Wiigan IA Anthony Beahan 01704894580
North West Lancs & Cumbria IA Keith Woan 01257278759 www.nwlancs.iasupport.org nwlancs@iasupport.org
Manchester Manchester IA Mrs Marlene Evans 01617909380 secretary@ia-manchester.com
Manchester & NW UA Judy Crook 01616826545 j.m.crook@talktalk.net
Humberside Humberside IA Mrs Ann Sharpe 01482666265 www.humberside.iasupport.org humberside@iasupport.org
Oldham Stoma Support June Wilde 01613125538
Phoenix Bowel Cancer Support Group Sandra Nicola 01253291919 www.phoenixgroupbvh.com phoenixbvh@aol.com
Trafford Bowel Care Jackie Carey Doreen John

01617489659

01619627818

01617484655

Leicestershire Kirby Ostomy Support Group Colostomy, Ileostomy & Urostomy  Janet Cooper 01162392844 kosg2013@btinternet.com
Leicestershire IA Alan West 01162601689 www.leics.iasupport.org LeicestershireIAsecretary@iasupport.org
Leicester UA Mrs Susan Stokes 01536518253
 Linconshire Friends East Coast Support Group

Betty

Sheila 

01205724120

01205364493

Linconshire IA Paul Pyrah 01522820154 www.lincs.iasupport.org paulpyrah@linconshireia.com
Grantham Support Group Bobbie Rachel 01476464822

Sutton Bridge & Long Sutton Ostomy Group

 

01406351617
London Bowel Cancer Newham Scyana 02085535366 scyana@tiscali.co.uk
East London East London IA Trevor Bason 01702586779 www.eastlondon.iasupport.org eastlondon@iasupport.org
ESSence Ealing Stoma Support Group Wendy Hetherington 07717335884
Greater London West Greater London West IA Michelle Cummins 07736811911 www.iaglw.org secretary@iaglw.org
Homerton Hospital Bowel & Stoma Support Group Angela Davy

02085105318

02085107599

North London North London IA Julia Spanswick 01727861496 www.nlondon.iasupport.org nlondon@iasupport.org
Rectangle – Colorectal Cancer Support Group Regina Raymond 02074726299
South Woodford Support Group Nurse Christina Lisa 02085356563
St Thomas Hospital CNS 02071885918
South East London & West Kent Mrs Marion Maaidment 01322224829 www.selondon.iasupport.org selwk@iasupport.org
Surrey & South London Bowel Cancer Support Group

Sue Berry

John Amos

01737553134

02086680796

London South West UA Penny Camps 02079980145 pennycamps@yahoo.co.uk
Merseyside ICUPS SCN 01516047399
Merseyside IA Nigel Morley 01744614341 www.merseyside.iasupport.org nigel.morley@iasupport.org
St Helens Cancer Support Group

Office

Denys Floyd

0174421831

01744884097

contact@sthelenscancersupportgroup.org
Middlesex Inside Out Stoma Support Group Bob

02084284242

07777667367

www.iossg.org.uk info@iossg.org.uk
Norfolk Kings Lynn Ostomy Friendship Support Group For Info please call

01553775698

01553674962

01553768271

Norfolk & Suffolk IA 08000184724 www.norfolk.iasupport.org
Stars & Reconstruction Surgery Social Support Group Sylvia Hughes 01263733448 sylvia.ruth.hughes@gmail.com
Northumberland Berwick Ostomy Support Group Bobbie Minshull 07714479320
Hexham Ostomy Group Judith 07967927286
Northumberland Cancer Support members@northumberlandcancersupportgroup.co.uk
Nottinghamshire North Notts Stoma Support Group Tore & Nicky Norman 01773715460
Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire IA Pete Lord 01773764865 www.notts.iasupport.org secretary@nottinghamshire-ia.org.uk
Nottingham QMC Stoma Support Group Rosemary Brierley 01159826691
Nottingham Stoma Support

Jenny or Kate 

Mrs B Heath

01159627736

01159663073

Oxfordshire Oxfordshire Ostomy Fellowship Pat Longworth 01235524163
Sheffield Sheffield & District UA Miss M Milner 01246433895 milner683@btinternet.com
Shropshire Bums on Tums Irene Constable 01691238357
Shropshire & District IA Dan Campbell 07591285881 daniel.campbell@iasupport.org
Staffordshire Outlook Moira Hammond 07788402195
North Midlands Mrs Julie Viacos 01705817901 julie.viacos@iasupport.org
Suffolk East Suffolk Ostomy Group Marion Fisher 01493663363
James Pagett Ostomy Support Group Sandra Hutchings

01502585955

Evenings Meetings

James Pagett Ostomy Support Group Vicki Blackwell

01493663363

Afternoon Meetings

West Suffolk & District Stoma Group Jessica Pitt SCN 01638515525
Surrey Epson & Distict Stoma Support Group Lindsay Trevor Sheena 01372735925
Surrey IA Mrs Cecillia Humphrey 01483476235 www.surrey.iasupport.org surrey@iasupport.org
Normandy Colostomy Support Group Marina Harkins

01483233126

07852554049

Surrey UA Wendy Bicknell 01252703656 wendy.bicknell@gmail.com
Stoma Support Group Robin Young 01428723255
Sussex Brighton & District Support after Stomas Sylvia Bottomley 01273554407
Sussex IA David Drakeley 01293409379 www.sussex.iasupport.org david.drakeley@iasupport.org
Chichester Stoma Support Group The Stoma Care Team 01243831527
The Ostomy Friends Group Jane Quigley 01323417400 Ext 4552
West Sussex Princess Royal Stoma Support Tina Walker 01444441881 Ext 8318
Tyne & Wear Gateshead Stoma Patient & Care Support Group SCN 01914453152 stuart.sutcliffe81@yahoo.com
NHS Molineaux Centre Gordon Weatherburn 01912341109
Royal Victoria Infirmary Support Group Gordon Weatherburn 01912341109
Warwickshire Warwickshire Stoma Support Group nuneatonstoma@aol.com
Birmingham Birmingham IA Ms Mary Cotterill 01213543903
Birmingham UA Colette Woodman 01217074656 colette.woodman@talktalk.net
West Midlands Coventry Stoma Support Martin 07947385643
Sandwell & Walsall IA Ms Susan Bond 01922477559 davidbond@dbond46.fsnet.co.uk
Coventry Coventry IA Mrs Carole Hill 01214295600 www.coventry.iasupport.org secretary.coventry@iasupport.org
Wiltshire Swindon IA Martin Brien 01793532776 www.swindon-ia.org.uk secretary@swindon-ia.org.uk
Wessex Stoma Support Group Michael Slater 01722741233 www.birmingham.iasupport.org birmingham@iasupport.org
Worcestershire Kidderminster & District Collossus Support Group Brendon Drew 01299400843
Stourbridge IA Mrs Lorraine Cadwallader 01562755630 www.stourbridge.iasupport.org stourbridge@iasupport.org
Yorkshire Acorn Ostomy Support Group Michelle

07580693155 

(After 6:00pm)

Yorkshire & Humberside UA Mrs Pat Nimmo 01484861387 bpnimmo@talktalk.net
Sheffield & Rotherham IA Ms Sue Pollard 01142463105
Airedale Stoma Support Sue Hall 01535210483
Barnsley Bottoms Up Stoma Support Group

SCN

Celia Utley

01226432528

01226284262

Behind You (Calderdale & Huddersfield Bowel Cancer Support Group SCN 01484355062
Dewsbury & District Ostomy Janet Edmond

01924512041

01924512072

Leeds Bowel Cancer Support Group Lynda Castle CNS 01132065535
Scarborough Stoma Support Group Sister Jean Campbell Amanda Rowe

01723342388

01723342446

The Hull & East Riding Colostomy Support Group Peter Smith Pete Rennard Rosanna Grimsby

07989565335

07939518642 /01482793966

01482801575

www.hercosg.org.uk