Find Support

We have a network of support available throughout NZ. Here you can meet others with similar experiences and stories. Many of the groups below meet for regular catch ups. Here you can feel confident that you will be supported and encouraged to live life.

WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!

Find your local support below or contact us directly secretary@ostomy.org.nz and we will point you in the right direction.

North Island

President: Jill Connop
(09) 437 7439
Secretary: Jac Cleary
(09) 435 2035
Email: clearyjack62@gmail.com

Email: aucklandostomy@gmail.com
President: Kallia Patching
027 557 5122
Email: kalliapatching2@gmail.com
Secretary: Lynda McCarthny
(09) 521 1184
Email: lyndarobin@slingshot.co.nz
President: Deborah Mallach
021 0822 3831
Secretary: Mandy Little
021 044 4067
Email: nhos@gmail.com

www.ostomybop.weebly.com
President: Dian Cheyne
(07) 5430598
Secretary: Richard McNair
(07) 5737443
Email: ostomybop@gmail.com

Mari Masin-Tiananga & Jordan Lory
(07) 307 1447
Email: information@drct.co.nz
Margaret Gear
(07) 348 5882
margaret.gear.nz@gmail.com

www.ostomywaikato.org.nz
President: Brian Gordon
(07) 871 3300
027 484 9143
Secretary: Jan O’Leary
(07) 843 7505
027 727 2098

www.ostomytaranaki.org.nz
President: Shelley McDougall
(06) 757 5500
0211 300 973
Email: shelleymcdougall1951@gmail.com
Secretary: Jane Tobin

President: Hugh Thornton
(06) 877 1553
Secretary: Paul Lister
(06) 876 5020
Email: esmechat@farmside.co.nz

President: Jan O’Neill
(06) 348 7703
Email: jj.oneill@xtra.co.nz
Secretary: Marion Davenport
(06) 347 8695
Email: mariondav@xtra.co.nz

President: Len Johnston (06) 357 5799
Email: marylen@inspire.net.nz
Email: manawatu.ostomy@gmail.com
Secretary: Judith Collett
021 172 0560
President: Lisa Groos
(04) 235 9159
Email: wellington.ostomy@gmail.com
Secretary: David Barnes
Secretary: Edith Castle
(06) 379 9256
Email: thecastles2@xtra.co.nz

South Island

President: Mr Eddy Shaw
Secretary: Mrs Janis Baker
(03) 547 3800

www.ostomycanterbury.org.nz
President/Treasurer: Brent Silcock,
(03) 313 5744
Email: ostomycanterbury@gmail.com
Secretary: Diane Bain
027 416 4185
Email: secretary@ostomycanterbury.org.nz

President: Dennis Blincoe
(03) 308 3741
Secretary: Barbara Summerfield
(03) 308 5471
Email: barbdon@xtra.co.nz
President: Lee King
(03) 684 3380
Email: leeking39@hotmail.com.nz
Secretary: Mrs Jill Newton
(03) 308 1419
President: Jean Culling
(03) 768 7036
Secretary: Thelma Efford
(03) 768 6414
Email: thelmaefford@kinect.co.nz
President: Phil Elliot
(03) 481 1847
Sec: Fergus Meehan
(03) 481 1347
Email: fameehan@farmside.co.nz
Maree Shepherd
(03) 216 9933
Pam Wilson
021 101 8575