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.
October 03, 2019
On October 3 at 1:30 p.m. Damascus time, the Maarat Al Nouman Primary Health Care Center (PHC) in Maarat Al Nouman, Syria, was hit by artillery shelling and heavily damaged. One dentist and six patients were wounded in the attack. No fatalities were reported. Please click here to read the...
September 13, 2019
At 10:30 am Damascus time on September 13, the Kiwan Hospital in Kanasarfa Village, Idlib was bombed by an artillery strike. The facility was moderately damaged. One patient was injured by the attack with no fatalities reported. This marks the 52nd medical facility attacked since the beginning of the military campaign on...
August 31, 2019
The Iman Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital in Orum Al Kubra in the Aleppo countryside was targeted today, August 31, 2019, by seven airstrikes at 1 a.m. Damascus time. The hospital was damaged and put out of service. No casualties were reported but two patients and one staff were injured. Newborn...
May 20, 2019
December 25, 2018
Little Judy has known nothing but war all her life. She has survived the unimaginable. Judy is from Ghouta. An area in the Damascus countryside that beared the brunt of the brutal war in Syria for over five years. The area was under siege and continuous bombardment. Judy lived in...
September 13, 2019
UOSSM USA's latest news and updates! August 2019 Activities and Updates from UOSSM USA UOSSM Activities Attacks Continue on Medical Facilities in Idlib At least seven medical facilities were targeted in August, leaving tens of thousands with limited access to medical care. Since April 28, at least 902...
August 18, 2019
Don't miss out on this month's newsletter! Read how a little boy, Mohamed walks again! July 2019 Activities and Updates from UOSSM USA UOSSM Activities Bombardment Continues in Idlib The bombardment on north west Syria has continued to wreak havoc on innocent civilians. Since April 28, they have...
Ghaith is five years old. He injured his foot and was unable to go to a medical facility to get attention for his injury, until UOSSM's mobile clinic... Read More
Amani is only five years old and doesn't even know what a normal life is. All she has known her entire young life is war, bombs, hunger and fear... Read More
The war has made a terrible impact on the children of Syria, psychologically, socially, mentally and physically. Fatooma was one of those children... Read More
Children all over the world complain about going to school. Khaled was likely one of them. Then, one fateful day, Khaled’s school was bombed... Read More
Hanan has already been through so much at the tender age of 2...she has felt the pains of war since she was born. She knows what it feels like to... Read More
Since 2011, children have been paying the ultimate price in war torn Syria. Many children have known nothing but violence, death and destruction... Read More
May 12, 2019
The UOSSM Safety and Security Director recently visited the region and sent the following distress call for help. The situation is dire. Peace and blessings be upon you My Dear...