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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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Throughout the month of April, you can help mission-critical research in three fun ways:

  • Shop for tasty desserts online at The Great Cookie and put in promotional code CCFA at checkout and 20% goes to IBD research.
  • Get your car serviced at a Bridgestone store near you and donate a portion of your sales when you round up your purchase!

CCFA has proactively reached out to the Centers  for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about their recent anti-smoking ad campaign and how they are inaccurately portray ostomies .  We have  expressed our  concerns and issues  with the  intent  that they will reconsider these ads.   We are also working in partnership with United Ostomy Associations of America (UOAA) and others to address this issue. 

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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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