Support websites

Bowel Group for Kids (BGK) 

A registered, Australian based charity dedicated to providing emotional support to families of children born with Hirschsprung’s disease, imperforate anus/ano-rectal malformations and associated conditions.

Chrohns and Colitis Australia

Crohn’s & Colitis Australia is the peak national body representing the more 75,000 Australians diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. We provide support services, fund research and create public awareness of these chronic diseases.


Chat line support for people diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis.

Mitrofanoff Australia 

Support for people in Australia living with a Mitrofanoff.

Friends of Ostomates Worldwide (FOW)

Friends of Ostomates Worldwide-USA is a non-profit organization that collects donated ostomy supplies from individuals and organizations in the United States and sends them to those in need worldwide.

Great Comebacks Australia and New Zealand

The Great Comebacks program enables people living with Crohn’s, ulcerative colitis, colorectal cancer or an ostomy to share their story to inspire others who are facing these diseases or transitioning into life after surgery. helps people with a stoma to find, connect, and interact with other like-minded individuals.

A Bigger Life

A warm and friendly space that people living with a stoma can visit any time of the day or night.

Liberty – Freedom to Live

Educational support for persons facing ostomy surgery and for new ostomates

Parenteral Nutrition Down Under 

Parenteral Nutrition Down Under Inc. (PNDU) is a self-funded, non-profit support group for consumers and carers in Australia and New Zealand on HPN for Intestinal Failure. We welcome new members – not only consumers and carers, but also clinicians, industry representatives and others interested.