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.
This group meets the 3rd Monday of each month from 6-7:30 pm at 8200 Walnut Hill Lane, Main Building GI Lab Waiting Room on 1st Floor, Dallas, TX. Caregivers, friends and family are welcome! For more information, contact facilitators: Paneez Khakpour at 972.522.9797 or Cathleen Shellnutt BS, RN, CGRN at 214.345.2669. You can also contact the North Texas Chapter staff, Amber Martin, email@example.com or 972-386-0607.
Meets: Every 3rd Monday, Once a month
3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard, UNT Health Science Center
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Meets the first Saturday of each month, 9am - 11am at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Room 291 in the EAD building. For more information, contact CCFA North Texas at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meets: 1st Saturday of every month
432 South Main Street
Grapevine, TX 76051
This group meets the 1st Tuesday of each month from 6 - 8 pm at Willhoite's Restaurant, 432 South Main Street, Grapevine TX in the back room. For more information, contact Vicki Blancett at 214-536-0732, email@example.com or Sonja Callicott at 817-312-5579, firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets: 1st Tuesday of the month
Parent Chat: A quarterly education and support session for parents of children with IBD. Parents of all IBD children are welcome to attend. Each meeting will feature a speaker and Q&A session, and parents will be able to share stories, coping skills and strategies. Please join us February 11, 2015 at 6 p.m. at La Madeleine (Preston/ Forest) to hear from Dr. James Fleshman regarding Surgery and IBD. Please RSVP with Amber Martin at email@example.com about the next meeting date.
972-386-0607 ext 4
Meets: Wednesday, quarterly
801 7th Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Support group for children and their parents, family and friends. The group meets the third Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. at Cook Children's Pavilion Classroom 4. For more information, contact Brenda Sonnier at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meets: 3rd Tuesday of each month; contact the facilitator to confirm
2401 South 31st Street
Temple, TX 76504
This group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 6:30-8 p.m. at Texas A&M University Medical Education Center, Room 117 (on the Scott & White Hospital Campus) located at 2401 S. 31st Street, Temple, TX 76508. For more information, contact Kristin Collins, RN, BSN at 254-724-4485 or email@example.com
Meets: Tuesday, 2nd Tuesday of each month
1720 S Beckham Ave
Tyler, TX 75701
This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00pm at Digestive Health Specialists of Tyler, 1720 S. Beckham, Tyler TX. For more information, contact Machelle McDowell at 903-595-5101
972-386-0607 ext 4
Meets: 3rd Tuesday of every month, contact facilitator to confirm