“Buttony is a special bear for children having surgery to create a stoma. Buttony has had similar surgery and we hope will offer comfort and friendship.”
A Bear Named Buttony now have their first published book! Contact them, for more info.
“Colostomy UK’s Facebook SUPPORT group has been running since 2012. It’s just one of the many ways that as a charity we offer support and advice to ostomates, their families, friends and carers. To find out more, including details of our 24-hour stoma helpline, how to receive our support magazine Tidings and hear about campaigns and projects we run to EMPOWER people living with a stoma, visit www.ColostomyUK.org.“
“Bladder and Bowel have created and designed a ‘can’t wait card’, so you can discreetly indicate that you urgently need to use the toilet whilst out and about.”
I know many of us are in Lockdown presently but you may find this useful whilst out at the supermarket or other key stores. Over 100,000 people have benefitted from the Just Can’t Wait card so far. Which is really handy when you have a stoma!
“Together we are stronger
Together we can fight harder
Together – we CAN be HEROES
Money raised by IBDSuperHeroes is solely invested into funding patient-centric IBD research to improve the lives of those with Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, and ultimately, to find a cure.”