An affiliated support group of the United Ostomy Associations of America.
Our mission is to provide support and encouragement to all ostomates, their families and caregivers, as well as those awaiting ostomy surgery.
We share and learn through group discussions that are provided in a safe and confidential environment. We have professional presentations, product representatives and educational material.
We welcome and look forward to meeting you, You will be in the company of those that share and understand the same experiences.
WE MEET THE THIRD MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH
FROM 10:00 TO 12:00 p.m.
681 MAIN STREET, PLACERVILLE, CA. SECOND FLOOR IN THE APPLE/PEAR ROOM (See Map)
For questions or more information please contact: Barbara at 916-941-6942 or Tim at 925-765-9480
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.
- Diet and Digestion with an OstomyOctober 6, 2022 - 12:35 pm
- 6 Ways You (Yes, You) Can Make a Difference on Ostomy Awareness DaySeptember 30, 2022 - 5:48 pm
- Celebrate Ostomy Awareness Day Your WaySeptember 30, 2022 - 12:01 pm
- Double Baggin’ It: A Tale of Two Best Friends Without ButtholesSeptember 14, 2022 - 4:43 pm
- Jessica’s Ostomy Story: Making an Invisible Illness VisibleSeptember 7, 2022 - 11:59 am
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.