United Ostomy Associations of America, Inc. (UOAA) promotes quality of life for people with ostomies and continent diversions through information, support, advocacy and collaboration. UOAA has 300+ Affiliated Support Groups in the United States which are organized for the benefit of people who have or will have intestinal or urinary diversions, and their caregivers. UOAA works toward a society where people with ostomies and continent diversions are universally accepted and supported socially, economically, medically, and psychologically.