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Hamilton and District Ostomy Association

Site: No physical address

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-389-8822
Primary Contact Roger Ivol, President; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1968
Funding Fundraising ; United Way - Burlington and Greater Hamilton ; Private ; Membership fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Assists in the complete rehabilitation of people who have completed ostomy surgery or related procedures, to help return participants to wellness and provide support for spouses, caregivers, and children. Call or email for the 20/40 Support Group details. Also provides a free visiting service in and around Hamilton, before or after ostomy surgery, in the home or in hospital. Visits are in person, by telephone, or via email upon request. Speaker meetings are also available in Hamilton, call for further details.
Hours Answering Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Visits: by appointment * Meetings: Third Tue of the month 7:30 pm (except July and August) at Sacred Heart Parish Hall, 24 Poplar Ave
Areas Served Burlington ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Programs are run for all ages and include participation of spouses, caregivers, and children
Application Contact for information * Calls are answered within 24 hours * Ostomy visits can be arranged through self-referrals, or referral from family members or medical practitioners
Languages English ; French ; Italian
Fees Membership - $30/year
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton (City of)
Mailing Address 2-558 Upper Gage Ave, Ste 16 
Hamilton, ON L8V 4J6
Physical Access Not Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Health Care ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Programs for Home Support
Service Categories Disease/Disability Information ~ Surgical Patients ; Enterostomal Therapy ; Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Surgical Patients

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