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


    2200 Children's Way
    Nashville, TN 37232
    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
    valmypal3@yahoo.com
    Meets: 3rd Tuesday, Monthly during school year

  • CCFA Support Group: Chattanooga, TN


    301 Manufacturers Road
    Chattanooga, TN 37405
    Meetings in the mezzanine of Whole Foods, typically the first Tuesday of each month but please contact facilitators Johanna Vail, 423-605-2057, johanna.vail@gmail.com or Ethan Anderson, 423-443-4779, eezye1@gmail.com for more information or visit our Meetup group page for the latest on where we'll be! http://www.meetup.com/Chattanooga-Crohns-Colitis-Meetup-Group
    Johanna Vail (423) 605.2057
    johanna.vail@gmail.com
    Meets: Tuesdays, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Cookeville, TN


    Cookeville, TN
    *GROUP NO LONGER MEETING* PLEASE CONTACT MARK HUFFMAN IF NEED SUPPORT
    Mark Huffman (931) 303.7788
    cookevilleccfa@gmail.com
    Meets: NOT MEETING

  • CCFA Support Group: Knoxville, TN


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    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
    tsclay@highland.net
    Meets: 2nd Wednesday , Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Lebanon, TN


    1411 W Baddour Pkwy
    Lebanon, TN 37087
    Please join our group the 2nd Tuesday of each month at University Medical Center in the Board Room from 6:15pm-8:30pm.
    Brenda Harper 615-972-3257
    bsharper@comcast.net
    Meets: 2nd Tuesday, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Memphis, TN


    6560 Poplar Avenue
    Memphis, TN 38138
    NEW LOCATION! Our group will meet at the Jewish Community Center on these dates for 2015- June 2, July 7, August 4, September 1, October 6, November 3 and December 1. Social activities are now being planned as part of our Memphis Crohn's & Colitis Meetup Group. Visit our Meetup Page http://www.meetup.com/The-Memphis-Crohns-Colitis-Meetup-Group/ or find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/MemphisMeetup/ for more information.
    Contact Karen Burkley at ibdmemphis@gmail.com or call TN Chapter Office with questions 615.356.0444
    ibdmemphis@gmail.com
    Meets: See dates above for 2015, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Murfreesboro, TN


    1700 Medical Center Pkwy
    Murfreesboro, TN 37129
    Please join us the 3rd Monday of each month at the St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Classroom A on the First floor.
    Jerry Visocky (615) 904.2200
    thevisockys@bellsouth.net
    Meets: 3rd Monday, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Nashville, TN


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    CC: Connect- for those in their 20’s & 30’s living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
    Ben Young (615) 481-2963
    willbeeyoung@gmail.com
    Meets: Contact facilitator for more information

  • CCFA Support Group: Nashville/Brentwood, TN


    8109 Concord Rd
    Brentwood, TN 37027
    GROUP ON HIATUS FOR SUMMER. CONTACT MICHELLE CHIANESE AT CHAPTER OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND ADDITIONAL SUPPORT RESOURCES
    Call Chapter office 615.356.0444 x2
    mchianese@ccfa.org
    Meets: 2nd Tuesday, Monthly