IA has a number of ‘sister’ charities which specialize in providing support and information as follows:

Colostomy UK – for Colostomists.

UA (Urostomy Association) – for Urostomists.

Crohn’s and Colitis UK – for sufferers of ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease.

IOA (International Ostomy Association) – the international organization for ostomy support groups all over the world.

CiCRA – Crohn’s in Childhood Research Association (CICRA) funds research and supports families of children and young adults with Crohns Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

KT (Kingston Trust) – for elderly ileostomists.

You can obtain contact details for these organizations by using the relevant button on the left.

Other links which you may find useful are listed under:

  • Other Support Groups
  • Professional and Charitable Organisations
  • Ostomy Appliance and Supply Companies