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.
8200 Walnut Hill Ln
Dallas, TX 75231
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas in the GI Lab waiting room. For more information, contact Jennifer Gossett and Kristi Teichelman at 214-345-2669 or you may contact Jennifer or Kristi at firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets: 2nd Tuesday of each month; contact the facilitator to confirm
1801 Inwood Rd
Dallas, TX 75235
Meets at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Outpatient Building, 801 Inwood Rd, 4th Floor, Room WA4.102, Dallas, TX 75235. Date and time vary. Contact Winnie Wong for more information.
Meets: varies, contact facilitator to confirm
3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard
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 Chuck Hinson at 817-240-8086 or by email at email@example.com.
Meets: 1st Saturday of every month, contact facilitator to confirm
210 N Main St
Grapevine, TX 76051
This group meets the 1st Tuesday of each month from 6 - 8 pm at The Back Porch Grill, 210 N. Main St, Grapevine TX 76051 in the Party Room. For more information, contact Vicki Blancett at 214-536-0732, firstname.lastname@example.org or Sonja Callicott at 817-312-5579, email@example.com
Meets: 1st Tuesday of the month
Maine Medical Center, Scarborough Campus.From 7:30-9:00pm on the second Tuesday of each month. Location :Health Resource Room. Attendees should use the West Entrance.
Meets: Tuesday, Monthly, Second Tuesday
21st St & Louisville Ave
Lubbock, TX 79410
We are a Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America support group with information for adults and children to help support one another in our daily lives as people living with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Meets: Monday, Once a month
881 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Boston University Health Center. An IBD support group designed for college-aged individuals who are directly or indirectly affected. Designed to build a community and encouragement for youth to pursue educational goals while living with a chronic disease.
Meets: Mondays, First Monday of Every Month
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
Hasbro Children's Hospital. Support Group for Parents of Children with IBD and a Support Group for Children with IBD (Meet Simultaneously). Location: Room 151
Meets: Wednesday, Monthly
Parent Chat: A Quarterly Support Group for Parents of Children with IBD. Parents of all IBD children through college age 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. Our next meeting will be May 14, 2013 at La Madeline located in Dallas, Texas off Preston Road and Forest Lane. The topic will include therapeutic yoga techniques for pain management.
Meets: varies, quarterly
4000 Stringfellow Road
Chantilly, VA 20151
Meets: 2nd Monday of every other month 7:00pm - 8:30pm (May, July, September and November 2013). The May 13th meeting will meet at the Chantilly Regional Library inside the Chantilly Conference Room
4950 Norton Healthcare Blvd
Louisville, KY 40241
Norton Medical Plaza, Suite 301- Brownsboro Road
Meets: Third Thursday, 6:30-8:00 PM, Monthly
118 Commerce Avenue Southwest
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
United Way - 118 Commerce Ave. SW
Molly Campbell: 616-560-5343 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets: 5pm - 6pm on April 28, May 26, June 23
801 7th Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Support group for children and their parents, family and friends. For April's session, the group will meet Tuesday, April 23 at 6:00pm in the Pavilion class room with Wayne Martin, Psychologist, speaking on relaxation techniques. For more information, contact Brenda Sonnier at email@example.com.
Meets: 3rd Tuesday of each month; contact the facilitator to confirm
Upper Chesapeake Drive
Bel Air, MD 21014
If you have Crohn's disease or Ulcerative colitis, you are not alone. The University of Maryland and CCFA can help! Come join us as we continue this journey together.
Meets: Thursday, May 23
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
Meets: 3rd Tuesday, Monthly during school year
600 Northern Blvd
Albany, NY 12204
Meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm (Sept-June). Albany Memorial Hospital - Conklin Conference Room For information call Maria at 518-727-5541 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org In case of inclement weather please call first!
Meets: Monday, Monthly - Excluding July & August