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Ostomy Support Group of Tucson, Arizona
The Ostomy Support Group of Tucson, AZ is a charitable, non-profit, volunteer organization, dedicated to
offering encouragement to current and future ostomates and their families through education, emotional
support, free products, and support meetings.
New Ostomate?
Do you have questions? Please call (520) 206-0268 or email
Upcoming Meetings
All members and their guests are welcome to attend the

Our sincere thanks to
TMC El Dorado campus and Tucson City
Council Ward 6
for providing space accommodations to conduct
our meetings.

Ostomy Support Group Tucson, AZ
Sunday, February 25, 2018, 2pm
Speaker: Anna Braden, CWOCN, CHPN, HTPA
Cynthia Ann Plocke and Nancy McCarthy
Healing Touch Technique
El Dorado Senior Services Bldg
1400 N. Wilmot Road
Map (Cafeteria)
Future Meetings: 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/24,
8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/25

Central Tucson Support Group
Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 1pm
Tucson City Council - Ward 6 Building; 3202 E. 1st St.
Facilitator: Sandee Prechtel (520) 240-9262
Future Meetings: 3/20, 4/17, 5/15

Green Valley Satellite
Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 1pm
Friends Indeed Community Center
301 Camino Casa Verde
Facilitator: John Walker (520) 393-7210
Future Meetings:
3/28, 4/25, 5/23, 9/26, 10/24

Casa Grande Satellite
Facilitator: Mary Kathryn Hughes, RN, CWOCN
(520) 381-6154

Young and Hip Group
Coordinator: Lori Rosenberger, (520) 668-5473

Board of Directors Meeting
Facilitator: Sandee Prechtel (520) 240-9262
We are an affiliated support group of the
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    If you have an ostomy, you have the
    same rights as any other person to
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In Need of Supplies or Have Supplies to Donate?
Please visit our Supplies page to find out how to obtain
supplies and how to donate.

The Affiliated Support Group (ASG) Leadership Awards
were announced on Saturday, August 26th at the
6th UOAA
National Conference in Irvine, CA.

The 2017 United Ostomy Association of America Affiliated
Support Group Leadership Award was presented to our very
own President, Sandee Prechtel!

Congratulations Sandee!!!
Need a ride to medical meetings?
Contact Paratransit Special Service Office at (520) 791-4100
ADA Paratransit Eligibility Office

Need ostomy supplies delivered to your home?
Contact Wild West Courier Service at (520) 389-8471