Here is a listing of support groups in your area. We encourage you to attend these local programs. If there is not a group in your area, or if the groups listed are not at a convenient time, try our online support education group! Our online support group is a four-week program with weekly chat sessions that cover specific IBD-related topics and allows participants to share their views.
Los Angeles, CA, USA
This support group is currently looking for a new meeting location. Contact leader for more information. Updated 2/22/2016
Facilitator: Douglas Yakich (818) 516.9847
10350 Santa Monica Blvd #120, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
$3 flat rate parking is available in the CCFA Office building's parking garage. Please contact the CCFA office at 310-478-4500 between the hours of 9am- 5pm for details. Metered parking available in front of building.
Updated:July 18, 2016
Facilitator: Tillie Huber, R.N. (800) 677.5252
Meets: 3rd Monday of the month 6:00-8:00 p.m., monthly
757 Westwood Plaza, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
This is a J-Pouch Group
Dr. Jonathan Sack, Colorectal Surgeon (UCLA) serves as the medical advisor.
Updated: Jan. 14, 2015
Facilitator: Lou Stratten
Meets: 2nd Saturday (Room B124 RRUMC), Quarterly in February, May, August, and November
514 North Prospect Avenue, Redondo Beach, CA 90277, USA
Beach Cities Health District
Updated: Nov. 5, 2015
Facilitator: Gary Hirschhorn (310) 694-7075 or firstname.lastname@example.org and co-facilitator: Janet Jones (310) 872-9686
Meets: 2nd Thursday of the month, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. , Monthly
18700 Burbank Boulevard, Tarzana, CA 91356, USA
Brookdale South Tarzana
The meeting will be held in the Internet Cafe room on the 2nd floor.
Updated: Nov. 5, 2015
Facilitators: Marie Nilsson & Sue Bagott
email@example.com & firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets: 1st Thursday of the month 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., Monthly
300 N San Antonio Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93110, USA
Meets: First Monday of the month, 6:30-8:00pm Admin Service Building of Santa Barbara County Health Department, meeting in auditorium. Updated: November 2015
Facilitator: Carl Lapolla 805-340-7517
Meets: Monday, monthly
150 Via Merida, Westlake Village, CA 91362, USA
Last Updated November 30, 2015
Los Robles Medical Center - East Campus
Rehabilitation Center - 1st Floor Conference Room
Facilitator: Lisa M. (805) 444.7977
Meets: Last Tuesday of the month, 7:00-9:00 p.m., Monthly.
1010 Pensacola Street, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA
Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Clinic Conference Room 1B.C.
2nd door on right, across from restrooms near parking elevators
Updated: December 3, 2015
Facilitator: Robert Smith
Meets: 4th Monday of the month, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m., Monthly, Group does not meet during the month of December.