Ostomy Association Orange County
P.O. Box 7041, Orange CA 92867
The Purpose of the Ostomy Association of Orange County, a non-profit volunteer organization, is to assist and reassure all persons who come within the scope of Ostomy surgery. Visiting and educational services are offered upon request. To arrange visits to Ostomy patients, please call 714-637-7971.
Our Meetings are held on the second Sunday of each month (except in August and December when we are dark) and on the third Sunday in the month of May because of Mother’s Day. We meet at 2:00 p.m. at the UC Irvine Manchester Pavilion, 200 S. Manchester Ave, Orange, CA 92868 (Located at the corner of W. Chapman and Manchester Ave – see map). Our meeting room is on the 8th floor. At each meeting we have WOCN nurses available to assist with questions or concerns. We urge you to join us and to be encouraged by others who have journeyed down the same road.
Our Newsletter, the Orange Oasis, is published ten times a year, with issues monthly except in January and August. We invite your news or articles, etc., which must be received by the 15th of the month prior to the month of publication.
Please feel free to contact us for more information at 714-637-7971.
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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