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CCFA has local chapters, support groups, and patient-to-patient support at our community site. Information specialists are available at our Information Resource Center: 888-694-8872 (M-F 9am-5pm EST). You can also search our resources.

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Fall is a great time to get involved with CCFA! Check out these exciting local and national opportunities to support the IBD community and help raise awareness of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

  • Team Challenge is CCFA's endurance training and fundraising program that takes you to great destination races around the globe! Our next stops: New Orleans and the happiest place on earth, DisneyWorld!
  • Bid on your chance for entry into the 2016 IRONMAN® World Champtionship triathlon in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii and support CCFA's mission! The auction is only open until October 1, so bid now!
  • Ever wanted to play on a professional football field, just like the NFL? Now you can -- or you can cheer on your friends! Join our Touch of Football events happening nationwide.

The National Council of College Leaders raises IBD awareness through youth-focused advocacy and fundraising. Apply now for 2016!
Diagnosing IBD webcast 12/14

GI Tract Guide

(in Complications, Disease Basics, Diagnosis & Testing)

Interactive resource for professionals to discuss anatomy with their patients and review where an individual’s disease may be active. The Guide is built to function on any internet-enabled device—smartphone, tablet, or computer—and is even disease-specific. It covers all areas of the body.

FAQ: Health Care Reform

(in Patient Rights, Health Insurance)
For patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) and other chronic diseases, the legislation provides a number of safety measures to better ensure access to health care. We have provided answers to key questions about the new health care reform and how it may affect you.

View more in Resources

Did you know?I’ll Be Determined website is here to help you learn more about and manage inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) with interactive tools and resources from patients and experts.
Allergy Season
Learn about CCFA Partners, a new Internet-based IBD study! 

Webcast Archives

Extreme Fatigue

Posted in Managing Symptoms forum
May 7, 2015

Nobody understands!!!!

Posted in Newly Diagnosed forum
March 16, 2015

Hair loss with Remicade...

Posted in Newly Diagnosed forum
February 5, 2015

Nobody understands!!!!

Posted in Newly Diagnosed forum
January 14, 2015

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IRC toll-free at 888.694.8872 or e-mail The IRC is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm EST.

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