For general information about the FOWC please email [email protected]
Friends of Ostomates Worldwide Canada is a non-profit organization operated solely by volunteers. Since 1986, FOW Canada has collected and sent over 50,000 KG of ostomy supplies and literature to more than 52 needy countries. Here is a list of some countries receiving these donations: Algeria, Bulgaria, Chili, China, Croatia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Panama, Philippines, Romania, Russia-Belarus, Santo Domingo, Thailand, Vietnam and Yugoslavia.
For a map of these countries, click here.
Goals and Objectives
Friends of Ostomates Worldwide Canada endeavors to improve the quality of life of people with ostomies and assist in educating their caregivers in countries where the latest technology is not available.
Friends of Ostomates Worldwide Canada works in cooperation with the International Ostomy Association in shipping products.