2022 Meetings

Meeting Schedule at Owen Jax Recreation Center
Time: 2:00 to 3:30pm When: on the dates below

January 9 – Ten ostomates and six supporters attended the meeting and left feeling supported.

February 6meeting cancelled. Northside Church meeting will still take place on February 20.

March 6 – 15 people attended with 2 first timers. Two ostomy nurses were there and the focus was skin irritations.

April 3
May 1
June 5
July 10
August 7
September 11
October 2
November 6
December 4

*This is an informal meet and greet. Bring a snack or dish to pass around (optional).

Meeting Schedule at Northside Church
Time: 2:00 to 3:30pm When: on the dates below

January 16meeting notes
February 20meeting notes
March 20meeting notes
April 24cancelled due to Easter holiday
May 15
June 19
July 17
August 21
September 18
October 16
November 20
December 18

Typical meetings include:

  • Opening
  • Introductions
  • Business and Administrative Updates
  • Personal testimonies of living with an ostomy
  • Round table discussions focusing on positive mental health and encouragement
  • A short teaching from an expert
  • Questions and discussion from members
  • Closing and fellowship

For requests or questions call 586-765-8976, or email ostomyinfo@yahoo.com.

The exchange of knowledge and ideas at these meetings is the greatest benefit to the ostomates and their family and/or friends.