Author Archives: Hugh Barclay

Request For Seat Belt Exemption

REQUEST FOR SEAT BELT EXEMPTION The following outlines how to request a medical exemption for seat belt use: Go to http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/feedback/lao.shtml This will provide a feedback question form to the ministry of transportation. Complete the form completely including your full … Continue reading

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Meghan’ Story

Meghan’s Story As Published In The Kingston Whig-Standard KINGSTON – Despite the negative stigma surrounding the use of an ostomy bag, Meghan Hole wishes she had gotten hers — named Barb — sooner. “It has completely changed myself. I wish … Continue reading

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2017 Stoma Stroll – A Huge Success

2017 Stoma Stroll Was A Huge Success! Despite threatening weather conditions we had a great turnout for the 2017 Stoma Stroll on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Many thanks to all that participated in the stroll and to everyone that donated. … Continue reading

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Kiera’s Story

Hi, I’m Kiera. This is my story about how I became an “ostomate”… In late July 2016 I got a virus which activated my immune system. After the virus was gone, my immune system stayed locked on. It proceeded to … Continue reading

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WHAT THE OSTOMY GROUP HAS MEANT TO ME

WHAT THE OSTOMY GROUP HAS MEANT TO ME I have had an ostomy for 1 year and joined the Kingston Ostomy Support Group 9 months ago. I have learned something from every person in the group. For example I learned … Continue reading

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Welcome To Our Group

Welcome to our group! We are a group of volunteers who provide an opportunity for persons who have had or may have ostomy surgery and their families, partners and friends to meet, provide support and understanding and share information. We … Continue reading

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