Who we are

ForteAbility provides specialist Stoma, Wound and Continence care nursing with a qualified Stomaltherapist team based in Cape Town and Johannesburg. Our team have years of experience, are registered with the South African Nursing Council and are members of: 

  • The South African Stomaltherapy Association (SASA)
  • The World Council of Enterostomal Therapists (WCET®)
  • The Society of Private Nurse Practitioners (SPNP)
  • The Wound Healing Association of South Africa (WHASA)

We are one of the leading providers of sourced Stoma, Wound and Continence Care appliances and products. We also run introductory, intermediate and refresher training courses for registered nurses, staff nurses, carers and funders as part of our commitment to build and develop stoma skills in Southern Africa.  

What we do

Stoma, Wound and Continence Care Nursing Services

Our highly qualified team are specialised in the care of patients with stomas, wound and continence care needs.

Stockists of all Stoma, Wound and Continence Care Products

We stock all leading brands of stoma, wound and continence care appliances and products.

Seminar and Training Centre Facilities

Our Cape Town Training Centre is the ideal venue for your meetings, seminars or training workshops.

Specialist Education and Training Services

We run courses and training workshops for stoma, fistula and continence skills development.

Professional Affiliations

As part of our commitment to build and develop stoma, wound and continence care skills in Southern Africa as well as ensure that we are always up to date with the latest information and products, we are pleased to maintain the following professional memberships: 

Meet our Team

Meet some of our team members; who work together to provide quality specialist stoma, wound and continence care nursing, products and training:

Dee Waugh

Practice Owner and Stomaltherapist Cape Town

Anneké Bowley


Lize Van Der Walt


Jane Hoole

Practice Owner and Stomaltherapist Johannesburg