Brighton Colorado Ostomy Support Group
“It’s in the Bag”
Affiliated support group with United Ostomy Associations of America (UOAA).
“Life isn’t meant to be lived in Solitude”
Parking is free. Meetings will be beneficial to the people who live daily with Ostomies or who may be struggling with the idea of needing to have an Ostomy procedure in the future. Caregivers are more than welcome to come listen in; we will have some meetings where info given could be helpful to caregivers as well. Patients who are on Medicaid can get assistance by using the Veyo Transportation service but will need to have their primary physician’s help in registering the patient for the car service. Veyo contact # is 1-855-264-6368.
Athena is not a medical professional and cannot give medical advice. Her role is to support you and your loved ones in a journey of self discovery and acceptance.
United Ostomy Associations of America
P.O. Box 525
Kennebunk, ME 04043-0525
Call us toll-free at: 1-800-826-0826.
Our Information Line hours are Monday-Friday, 9am to 3pm (Wednesday until 2pm) EST. If you have an emergency, please dial 911 or contact your local medical professional.
Please understand that UOAA is a private, nonprofit, advocacy and informational organization. We are not a medical facility and we do not have medical or legal professionals on staff. Therefore, UOAA does not provide Medical, Mental Health, Insurance or Legal Advice.
UOAA is the leading organization proactively advocating on behalf of the ostomy community. Recognizing that we are always stronger together, we encourage everyone to get involved by joining our Advocacy Network. We’ve also created several Advocacy Tools and Resources to help you successfully advocate on behalf of the ostomy community to ensure every ostomate receives quality care.
UOAA does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.
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