ACCU OURENSE. Asociación de Crohn y Colitis Ulcerosa de Ourense

Rúa Recaredo Paz, 1, 32005, Ourense, Spain

0034 988 100 180 // 0034 630 136 447



ACCU Ourense was founded in 2005 with the purpose of supporting, advising, and guiding individuals with Crohn’s disease, Ulcerative Colitis, and ostomies due to IBD, along with their families, and raising awareness within the community about the medical, social, and economic situations that can arise from these conditions.


 Intervention and counseling, adapted restrooms for ostomized individuals, parking card, home and hospital care, autonomy assistance, and personal support.

  Sociolabor integration, dissemination and promotion of actions, implementation of the volunteer plan, statistical data analysis, accompaniment and follow-up.

  Guidance, family mediation, psychological care, physiotherapy service, legal advice, resource mobilization, and coordination with socio-health entities.

  Awareness-raising, consciousness-raising, and visibility of inflammatory bowel diseases, medical conferences, informative meetings, participation in councils, committees, federations, and confederations.

  Environmental sustainability, transversality of real gender equality between women and men, initial, ongoing, and final evaluation.