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Colostomy Association

Organisation name
Colostomy Association
Description
There are over 70 contact volunteers for the Colostomy Association. These are people who are dedicated to helping colostomates (people with a colostomy) and their families. They are there to:

Attend open/information days, coffee mornings and roadshows.
Be at the end of the phone.
Visit people at hospital.
Visit people at home.
Write articles for other professional magazines.
Where needed, set up and manage support groups.
Update their training.
Raise money where possible for the Colostomy Association.
They also produce a quarterly magazine 'Tidings' which is circulated to their 18,000 members.
Street address
2 London Court
East Street
City/Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 4QL
Main Phone No
0800 328 4257
Helpline Number
0800 328 4257
Helpline: Hours of operation
24 hours
Is this a national or local organisation?
National
Is there a local support network?
Yes
Details of support network
See website for details
Does the organisation provide free publications or leaflets?
Yes
Details of publications and leaflets
See website for details
Does the organisation publish a newsletter?
Yes
Details of newsletter
Quarterly - See website for details