At first, living with an ostomy can feel as if your whole world is going to change. It’s normal to have many feelings and questions. But you’re not alone. With me+, we completely surround you with the support, inspiration, insights and ideas that you need to live with an ostomy in your own way. Because we believe you are defined by your interests, your hobbies, your friends and all the things that make you unique —not your ostomy. And we’re here to help you get back doing all the things that make you, you.
me+ is available by phone or email in whatever language you need.
Phone: 1-800-422-8811 (M-F, 8:30 AM-7:00 PM ET)
When you get the right support, you feel stronger, confident — and ready for what’s ahead. That’s why me+ care is so much more than just a package of ostomy products and accessories. It’s a comprehensive kit that’s customized to you to help you get comfortable with your ostomy in the weeks ahead. Includes:
Getting used to living with an ostomy takes time—sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. With me+ support, we know you’ll have questions so we’re here to address them all in the weeks ahead. The care you need is just a phone call away. Your me+ support team includes:
It’s only natural that you’ll have questions as you begin life with an ostomy. So we’ve curated a platform of honest, insightful online tools that are constantly being updated called me+answers. It’s designed to give you the current, up-to-date ideas you need to gain confidence and get comfortable with your ostomy — all in one convenient place, whenever you need it. Your me+ answers resources include:
Who says living with an ostomy can’t be stylish, sleek and even sexy? With me+ style , you don’t have to change what you wear or hide your ostomy pouch under bulky, unflattering clothes. Ostomysecrets is a one-of-a-kind clothing company created by people with ostomies, for people with ostomies. From swimwear to women’s thong underwear to men’s athletic boxers, it’s a full line of apparel you won’t find anywhere else.
Sometimes the best advice comes from someone who has already been where you are now. me+ community brings you Great Comebacks — a program ConvaTec has supported for over 30 years that celebrates inspiring people who are constantly reinventing what it means to live with an ostomy.
An entire community is waiting for you online.