Fredericton and District Chapter
|Record #: HDC1486||Last Modified: 15 Dec 2020||Last Full Update: 15 Dec 2020|
|Social Media||Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/1238235812895071|
|Primary Contact||Erin Feitch, President; Phone: 506-261-5432; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Nancy Schuttenbeld, Vice President, ET Nurse; Email: Nancy.Shuttenbeld@horizonnb.ca|
|Mailing Address||c/o Ostomy Canada Society - Fredericton and District Chapter
700 Cliffe St, Unit 404
Canada E3A 5V2
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||Ostomy Canada Society chapters have been organized in all ten provinces, and are meant to provide an opportunity for persons who have had or may have ostomy surgery and their families, partners, caregivers and friends to meet, provide support and understanding and share information.
Has trained visitors who, when contacted by the visitor co-ordinator, will visit the patient at the hospital to offer help and advice. Will also do followups.
|Dates Program is Offered||The third Tuesday of March, April, May, June, and September, October, November.|
|Areas Served||Cambridge Narrows ; Chipman ; Fredericton ; Minto ; New Brunswick ; Oromocto ; Woodstock ; Fredericton|
|Eligibility||All patients & loved ones of those who have undergone ostomy surgery.|
|Application||Membership forms can be found on our website, but are not required to attend meetings.|
|Fees||Membership - $30.00 annually|
|Site Location||Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital|
|Located In Community||Fredericton|
|Address & Map||
Stan Cassidy Centre
800 Priestman St
Fredericton, NB E3B 0C7
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|Intersection||Regent St. and Priestman St.|
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible ; Stan Cassidy Centre has elevator access.|
|Service Level||(51) Registered Charity|
|Meetings||Third Tuesday of the month (excluding: December, January, February, July, August).
Meetings are held at the Stan Cassidy Center at the DECH at 7:00 pm. Free parking in the parking lot opposite the DECH Theater as well as wheel-chair parking in front of the center.
Meetings are for support of ostomates and their friends & families and include guest speakers, discussion time, and a time of sharing.
|Service Categories||Enterostomal Therapy ~ In Person Support Groups|