Meetings: We meet on the 3rd Sunday of each month (except July or August) in downtown Pittsburgh at the Smithfield United Church, 620 Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh PA 15222 (map). Our meetings consist of a speaker, round table discussions/Q&A and refreshments. Parking is $1 at the Liberty Parking garage across the street and is convenient to most PAT bus stops.
24/7 Help Line: 412-261-3937 (Available to anyone with a question, concern, request for a certified visitor call, etc. It is answered by our Visitation Coordinator.)
Facebook: Pittsburgh Ostomy Society – We always include information on upcoming meetings.
More Contact Info: Our mailing address is Pittsburgh Ostomy Society, PO Box 18705, Pittsburgh PA 15236. You can also send us email.
Newsletter: We provide a monthly newsletter, the Triangle, as part of our membership, but samples may be requested.
Membership: $20 per year.
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.
- New Changes to CDC Guidelines Should Protect Medication for Ostomy Output UsesDecember 5, 2022 - 12:30 pm
- Destined to Love, Ostomates by ChanceNovember 16, 2022 - 8:47 pm
- Ostomy Surgery Saved Matthew Perry’s Life. It’s Time to Stop the Stigmas.October 20, 2022 - 10:35 pm
- Best-in-Practice Care for Ostomy PatientsOctober 11, 2022 - 1:17 pm
- Diet and Digestion with an OstomyOctober 6, 2022 - 12:35 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.