Contributing to OstomyConnection

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We've created a place where over two million ostomates worldwide can go each day for informative and inspirational content that caters to their needs, interests and lifestyle. As a contributor, you’ll be encouraging ostomates to lead their best life on a platform that promotes inspiring stories, diverse experiences and various opinions.

It’s always exciting to connect with ostomates because everyone has different reason why they want to write for OstomyConnection. Here’s what you can do to get started: 

  1. Connect with OC on social media. “Like” us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram. We also post on Google+, Medium and Tumblr.
  2. Stay connected, join our weekly newsletter
  3. Pitch your ideas! We can all share what we know through our life experiences, and that’s incredibly valuable. Just about anything related to ostomies is great. Artists and illustrators who want to share their creations are also welcome.
  4. To submit your post or artwork, click here. We'll get back to you as soon as possible, usually within a week. 
  5. If including images, you must own the rights to them and they must be high-resolution at least 1280 pixels wide in PNG format.

Thank you for adding your voice to OstomyConnection. You are the reason this community is as caring, important and incredible as it is.

By contributing content to OstomyConnection you acknowledge that you've accepted our terms and policies. If you have any questions, please send an email to: