The North Houston Ostomy Support Group (NHOSG) is a volunteer non-profit group created to provide emotional and educational support to local ostomates, their families, and care-givers.
There is a donation closet for those in need of ostomy supplies. Please remember that the available supplies may vary based on items that have been donated.
We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6pm, at:
Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital
1635 N Loop West
Houston TX 77008
Meetings are held in the South Tower, 1st floor, in Classroom B. When entering the main entrance, turn left. Parking Validation can be provided if needed.
You may also join meetings by Zoom. Please contact Mary Kinsey (below) for the Zoom link and meeting details.
Mary Kinsey 936-443-2565, firstname.lastname@example.org
Donations are welcome, but not required.
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.
- Kya’s StoryJune 23, 2022 - 11:53 am
- So You’re Getting an OstomyJune 6, 2022 - 11:23 am
- Certified Wound and Ostomy Nurse, Mary Anne Obst, on the Importance of Recognition and Treatment of Patients Diagnosed with Short Bowel Syndrome in a Level I Trauma CenterJune 1, 2022 - 1:58 pm
- Coloplast 2022Good News for Ostomates with Medicaid in Some StatesMay 26, 2022 - 10:57 am
- Micheal’s Urostomy StoryMay 2, 2022 - 1:49 pm
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.