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: Nashville, TN

    Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt University Bookstore, 2200 Children's Way, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Please join us from September to May for our parent/child support group on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital Family Resources Center.
    Val and Scott Shirley (615) 202.9436
    Meets: 3rd Tuesday, Monthly during school year

  • CCFA Support Group: Chattanooga, TN

    301 Manufacturers Road, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Meetings in the mezzanine of Whole Foods, typically the first Tuesday of each month but please contact facilitator Ethan Anderson, 423-443-7449, for more information. *NO MAY 2016 MEETING*
    Ethan Anderson (423) 443.7449
    Meets: Tuesdays, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Cookeville, TN

    Cookeville, TN, USA
    Mark Huffman (931) 303.7788
    Meets: NOT MEETING

  • CCFA Support Group: Knoxville, TN

    Parkwest Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37923, USA
    Please join our group the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6:30pm-7:30pm at Parkwest Medical Center in the Grubb Room.
    Tim Clay (865) 617.0739
    Meets: 2nd Wednesday , Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Memphis, TN

    6560 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38138, USA
    Our group will meet at the Jewish Community Center on the first Tuesday of each month except October TBD. Social activities are now being planned as part of our Memphis Crohn's & Colitis Meetup Group. Visit our Meetup Page or find us on Facebook for more information.
    Contact Karen Burkley at or call TN Chapter Office with questions 615.356.0444
    Meets: See dates above for 2015, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Murfreesboro, TN

    1700 Medical Center Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129, USA
    Please join us the 3rd Monday of each month at the St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Classroom A on the First floor. *PLEASE NOTE, NO MEETING IN APRIL 2016*
    Jerry Visocky (615) 904.2200
    Meets: 3rd Monday, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Nashville

    3701 Benham Ave, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Group meets at the Green Hills Library. Will meet monthly as follows: NO OCTOBER MEETING November 17 December 15 NO JANUARY MEETING February 16 March 16 April 13
    Call Chapter office 615.356.0444 x2
    Meets: Varies, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Nashville, TN

    Nashville, TN, USA
    CC: Connect- for those in their 20’s & 30’s living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
    Meets: Contact facilitator for more information