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.
2500 Mowry Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
Washington Hospital, West Building Conrad E. Anderson, MD Auditorium, Conference Room A
Facilitator: Cassie Padilla (510) 552-2093; Co-facilitator: Dayna Glenn
Meets: Fourth Tuesday, 6:30 - 8:30pm, monthly
725 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Facilitator: Ted Wallace (408) 773-9201
Meets: First Wednesday, 7:00 - 8:30pm, monthly, **Please note: The Palo Alto Support Group will NOT be meeting in October. Regularly scheduled meetings will resume in November**
2333 Buchanan Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
California Pacific Medical Center - Anne Thornton Board Room.
Facilitators: Molly Reisman - firstname.lastname@example.org or Susan Shwartz at (415) 661-8038 or
Meets: Second Tuesday, 7:30 - 9:00pm, monthly , **Please note: The San Francisco Support Group will NOT be meeting in October. Regularly scheduled meetings will resume in November**
401 Bicentennial Way, Santa Rosa, CA 95403, USA
Kaiser Medical Offices: Medical Building 2, 3rd Floor; Dermatology waiting room, Suite 310. Due to holidays this building is sometimes closed. Please call the facilitator to verify meeting location.
Facilitator: Meg McNees (707) 576-1570
Meets: First Monday, 6:30pm, monthly
Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
222 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA, 94720 UC Berkeley Education Center,Tang Health Center
Facilitator: Amy Dickeson - (510) 579 - 9494
Meets: Every other Wednesday, 6:30pm-7:30pm, Only meets September - May