Ostomy Awareness Day 2023

Dear Members,

Ostomy Awareness Day 2023 will be held on Saturday, 7th October 2023 at:

NG TENG FONG CENTRE FOR HEALTHCARE INNOVATION (CHII – Next to TTSH)
LEVEL 2 , HALLS 1 & 2
118 Jalan Tan Tock Seng , Singapore 308443

Activities and sharing will include:

RESILIENCE TALK AND GROUP ACTIVITY
Dr Huang Wanping
Psychologist, Tan Tock Seng Hospital

OSTO-ME: EMBRACING THE UNSEEN JOURNEY
Ms Mathilda Liew, Medical Social Worker, Tan Tock Seng Hospital

LIVING WITH A STOMA
PATIENT & CAREGIVER SHARING
Mdm Packirisamy Letcheme
Mdm Bharati Borkar

Open to Public No Registration Fees!

Please scan QR Code to register

OR
SMS / WHATSAPP to 9828 9344 [OAD23 Name, Email Address]

You may also email to ttsh.gs.events@gmail.com

Register Now!

Notice of AGM

Notice is hereby given that the Ninth Annual General Meeting of the Ostomy Association of Singapore will be held at 11.00 am on Saturday, 24th June 2023.

Venue: Deck On 9, Block 6, Level 9
Singapore General Hospital
Outram Road, Singapore 169608

A G E N D A

  1. To receive and adopt the Financial Statements for the reporting year ended 31 December 2022 together with the Reports of the Committee thereon.

  1. To elect the following office bearers:
    • President
    • Vice-President
    • Secretary
    • Treasurer
  1. To transact any other matters appropriate to be transacted at an Annual General Meeting.

Gloria Goh
Secretary
Dated: 8th June 2023

Colorectal cancer awareness month 2023

March is colorectal cancer awareness month. Colorectal cancer is the #1 cancer in Singapore and sometimes, an ostomy is created as part of the treatment for colorectal cancer. Living with ostomy can be challenging but you are not alone. Ostomy Association of Singapore is a charity association that aims to provide support for ostomates. Learn more about the services and activities organized by OAS at oas.org.sg

#ostomySG #ostomy #NoColonStillRollin #ostomate #OstomyLife #BagWhatBag #stoma #OstomyAwareness #ItTakesGuts #CloseTheCareGap #oasccam

SurgiSupport Group

Congratulations to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital on the launch of their SurgiSupport Group, to provide community based support for patients in the surrounding zones. Ostomy Association of Singapore is honoured to partner KTPH in this community care initiative. Kudos to Chong JL and Lynn Tan for initiating and bringing this project to fruition.

Distribution of Donated Supplies

OAS has been collecting donated stoma supplies from members and other donors. The list of items available for distribution is given in the Google Form Link below.

Criteria:
1) This is only available for OAS members.
2) Each member can pick 25 pieces of multiple items (max 5 pieces of same item).
3) The selected items will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.
4) We will acknowledge your request and we will send the items to you by December 2022.

Please click on this link https://bit.ly/OASREQFORM3 to submit your request.

Closing date: Tuesday, November 15, 2022

If you have any questions, please contact Ellil @96372387 (WhatsApp preferred)