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Please find the details for organisations offering support below.

Bowel Research UK

Bowel Research UK (or BRUK), associated with the ACPGBI, is dedicated to finding effective treatments for bowel cancer and other bowel diseases, to save lives and to help people suffering with bowel conditions to enjoy a better quality of life



The Pseudo Obstruction Research Trust or PORT was formed in February 2006 by two families who have children who have died from Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction (CIPO) or are still suffering from this illness. The aim of the charity is to fund research into CIPO and raise public and professional awareness into this serious and sometimes fatal illness


Bowel Cancer UK

Bowel Cancer UK is a leading dedicated bowel cancer charity. They are determined to save lives and improve the quality of life of everyone affected by bowel cancer. Their vision is a future where nobody dies of the disease


Colostomy UK

Colostomy UK supports and empowers people with a colostomy



Ileostomy and Internal Pouch Association, known as IA, is the national support group throughout the UK and Ireland supporting people living with an ileostomy or internal pouch, their families, friends and carers


Crohns & Colitis UK

They are the UK’s leading charity for Crohn’s and Colitis and have over fifty pages of information to help inform anyone affected, including friends, family, medical professionals and even employers


IBD Relief

IBD Relief are helping people live better with inflammatory bowel disease


The IBS Network

The IBS Network is a national charity supporting people living with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Their mission is to provide information and advice, working alongside healthcare professionals to facilitate self-management


Guts UK

Guts UK is committed to fighting all digestive disorders


Bowel Disease UK

Bowel Disease UK is focussed on raising much needed funds for research into Bowel cancer, Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease



CICRA is working towards better lives for children with Crohns and colitis


Irish Society for Colitis and Crohn's Disease

The Irish Scoiety for Colitis and Crohn's Disease aims to be a patient-centred and trusted hub for the IBD community in Ireland


Irish Cancer Society

The Irish Cancer Society is a community of patients, survivors, volunteers, supporters, health and social care pr​ofessionals and researchers. They are transforming the experiences and outcomes of people affected by cancer through our advocacy, support services and research.


Ostomy Association of Ireland

The Ostomy Association of Ireland supports people who have a stoma or internal pouch or who are about to have surgery.