DuBOIS – The Ostomy Support Group of Penn Highlands Healthcare will meet from 12-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 1, in Room 107 of the Central Resource Center building, 204 Hospital Ave., at Penn Highlands DuBois West. There will be a guest speaker from Coloplast, an ostomy supply company.
The support group is hosted by Penn Highlands Healthcare and provides emotional support and useful information for individuals living with an ostomy. It is a unique support group not only in the Penn Highlands Healthcare system but in the country. There are less than 400 nationwide.
The Ostomy Support Group meetings are informal, round-table discussions on topics of interest, new product demonstrations and question-and-answer sessions.
There is no fee to attend. For more information, please call Heather Kisamore, BSN, RN, CWOCN, at (814) 375-3056.