Support Groups

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.

  • CCFA Pediatric Support Group, "Peer to Peer": Grand Rapids, MI

    401 Fulton Street East, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
    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: 616-560-5343
    Meets: 5pm - 6:30pm on the 4th Sunday of each month, and due to holiday schedules, this group will not meet in March 2016. The group also will not meet during the summer (June, July or August).

  • CCFA Support Group: Kalamazoo, MI

    7 Healthcare Plaza, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, USA
    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.

  • CCFA Support Group: Mid-Michigan Regional Support Group

    1982 West Grand River Avenue, Okemos, MI 48864, USA
    Support group for Crohn's and colitis patients in the Lansing/East Lansing area and surrounding communities
    (616) 446.6260
    Meets: First Sunday, 3:30 PM, monthly.

  • CCFA Support Group: Midland, MI

    1550 South Poseyville Road, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Serving people affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in Midland, Bay City, Saginaw and surrounding communities.
    Candice at (989) 615-0722
    Meets: Third Tuesday, every third month, at 7 PM. In 2016, this group will meet February 16, May 17, August 16 and November 15.

  • CCFA Support Group: Northwest Ohio, Toledo & Surrounding Area

    5901 Monclova Road, Maumee, OH 43537, USA
    St. Luke's Hospital, Maumee, Ohio - Classroom #1
    Jan Batt: 419-636-1423
    Meets: First Tuesday, 7 to 9 PM, every month.

  • CCFA Support Group: Troy, MI

    44300 Dequindre Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48314, USA
    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.

  • CCFA Support Group: Woodhaven, MI

    23400 Allen Road, Woodhaven, MI 48183, USA
    Henry Ford Self-Health Center
    Brandy Nusser: 734-558-6843
    Meets: THIS GROUP IS ON HOLD. Please contact Brandy for additional assistance.

  • Need to chat? Support in Marquette, MI

    Marquette Township, MI, USA
    Please call or email Charlie Gorton if you need to talk.
    Charlie Gorton: 906-249-3263 or 906-361-0411

  • Need to chat? Support in Hastings, MI

    Hastings, MI 49058, USA
    If you need someone to talk to, please call Karri!
    Karri Essner: 269-908-8955