The PCOS Awareness Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising the awareness of polycystic ovarian syndrome worldwide, providing educational and support services to help women understand what the disorder is and how it can be treated. The Association also provides support for women diagnosed with PCOS to help them overcome the syndrome and decrease the impact of its associated health problems.
It also sponsors PCOS Awareness Month each September, with these PCOS goals:
- Prepare: Prepare and assist women with the necessary information and resources needed to get tested.
- Communicate: Communicate information to the public and to women diagnosed with PCOS.
- Overcome: Assist women diagnosed with PCOS to overcome their symptoms and lessen related health risks.
- Support: Provide a support network to freely and openly discuss all aspects of PCOS.
Learn how you can help by going to the PCOSAA web site.