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
    valmypal3@yahoo.com
    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, 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
    Ethan Anderson (423) 443.7449
    eezye1@gmail.com
    Meets: Tuesdays, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Cookeville, TN


    Cookeville, TN, USA
    *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


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

  • CCFA Support Group: Lebanon, TN


    University Medical Center, 1411 W Baddour Pkwy, Lebanon, TN 37087, USA
    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, USA
    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, USA
    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


    Nashville, TN, USA
    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, USA
    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