What does it do?

CUPID was formed 14 years ago to provide support to patients before, during and after stoma surgery. The Group is run by trained Volunteer Visitors who are all ex – patients so know what it is like to live with a stoma.

Who it is for?

The service is for anyone living in Bournemouth and Poole who needs support either before, during or after stoma surgery. 

Where it is available?

Local service (Bournemouth, Poole).

What it costs:

The service is free.

How to access or apply for it:

Call on 01202 704813 or email at


Info last updated:

Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch NHS Trust, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH7 7DW