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.
401 Fulton Street East
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Grand Valley State University - Downtown Campus Building E - Classrooms: DEV 117E & DEV 119E Park in the DeVos Lot across from YMCA, next to Burger King
Molly Campbell: 646-276-8404 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets: 5pm - 6:30pm on the 4th Sunday of each month, and due to holiday schedules, this group will not meet in May or December 2015.
7 Healthcare Plaza
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Pediatric support group for children and families affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Meets at Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education, Forum Room A, main level.
Meets: Last Tuesday, every other month.
1982 West Grand River Avenue, Okemos
Meridian charter Township, MI 48864
Support group for Crohn's and colitis patients in the Lansing/East Lansing area and surrounding communities
Meets: First Sunday, 5 PM, monthly, starting March 1.
5901 Monclova Road
Maumee, OH 43537
St. Luke's Hospital, Maumee, Ohio - Classroom #1
Jan Batt: 419-636-1423
Meets: First Tuesday, 7 to 9 PM, every month.
44300 Dequindre Road
Sterling Heights, MI 48314
Troy Beaumont Hospital - East Campus "Rehabilitation and Dialysis Center" 2nd Floor, Medical Classroom B. The building is directly across the street from hospital on Dequindre Road. (It is the smaller of the two building in the parking lot.)
Tony at (586) 598-0981 OR Krista at (248) 408-0346
Meets: Second Wednesday, Monthly at 7 PM. The meeting on May 13 will feature Varsha Deshmukh, MD, speaker on wellness and stress management.
23400 Allen Road
Woodhaven, MI 48183
Henry Ford Self-Health Center
Brandy Nusser: 734-558-6843
Meets: 6:00-7:30pm on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. THIS GROUP IS NOT MEETING THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2015. MEETINGS WILL RESUME IN MAY. FEEL FREE TO CONTACT BRANDY DURING THIS TIME.
Hastings, MI 49058
If you need someone to talk to, please call Karri!
Karri Essner: 269-908-8955