Our Mission

Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations-USA (UOSSM USA) is an independent, nonprofit, non-government, medical, humanitarian organization, founded to support the health-related needs and well-being of people and communities affected by crises, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, gender, religion or political affiliation. UOSSM USA is dedicated to building sustainable health-related services and reducing human suffering, and is non-political and non-sectarian in its mission.

News & Updates

Latest Updates

Several Medical Facilities Attacked During the Holiday Season

January 04, 2018

At least 11 medical facilities were attacked during the holiday season leaving thousands without access to medical care. Medical facilities were targeted in Hama, Idlib, and Eastern Ghouta. Three paramedics...

Read More

29 Critically Ill Patients Evacuated from Ghotua

December 29, 2017

The medical evacuation of 29 critically ill patients was completed last night. Unfortunately, many of the children that still desperately need to be evacuated were on the list, including Rama,...

Read More

Press Releases

Suspected Gas Attack in Eastern Ghouta Injures Six

January 13, 2018

There was a suspected chemical attack today in eastern Ghouta. Five women and one child were injured in the attack. Please click here to read the full press release. 

Read More

At Least 11 Medical Facilities Attacked in New Wave of Violence

January 03, 2018

The holiday season brought a new wave of attacks on medical facilities throughout Syria. There have been at least 11 separate attacks on medical facilities since December 26, 2017, targeting medical facilities in Idlib, Hama and Eastern Ghouta. In the past 10 days three paramedics have been killed in Eastern...

Read More

Medical Evacuation of 29 Critical Cases in Ghouta Complete

December 29, 2017

The medical evacuation of 29 critical cases was completed yesterday. The medical evacuation lasted for three days. On the first day, four patients were evacuated. On the second day,12 patients were evacuated, and the remaining 13 patients were evacuated yesterday. There was a total of 18 children, six women and five...

Read More

Stories from the Field

The Heartbreaking Story of Qasem

January 12, 2018

Qasem is a one-year-old baby who was with his mother in a market in Hamouria, Ghouta when it came under an airstrike attack. His mother was killed in the attack, along with 18 other. civilians. Qasem received extensive injuries in his left jaw, which left him unable to eat, speak...

Read More

Videos

Qasem Needs Immediate Evacuation!

January 04, 2018

Read More

Newsletters

DECEMBER 2017

Meet our new general practitioner for UOSSM USA's mobile clinic! Plus don't miss out on all activities for December! Please scroll below to read the full newsletter!

Read More

November 2017

Don't miss out on our November newsletter! Scroll below to read the full newsletter.

Read More

October 2017

    Don't miss out on this month's newsletter! Don't miss out on our activities and projects for October! Please scroll down to read the full newsletter!

Read More

Subscribe to our mailing list