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.
1968 Peachtree Road Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30309
Piedmont Hospital, Building 77, Classroom 5 on the M level, 1968 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA 30309 Complimentary parking is offered to attendees who park in the North Parking Deck. For a campus map please click here: http://www.piedmont.org/uploads/public/documents/PH/campus_map_Oct2010.pdf
Meets: Tuesday, Monthly
8585 Picardy Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Crohn's and colitis support group meetings are often intimate gatherings where patients and their loved ones can share their stories, seek emotional support, find answers to their questions, and connect with a community who share their challenges. In addition to these focused sessions, support groups often organize informal, social events like picnics and luncheons, community volunteer days, informational workshops, family outings, and attend gala events.
972-386-0607 x 4
Meets: Thursday , Third Thursday of Month (except December)
5893 Copley Drive
San Diego, CA 92111
Our next support group meeting is December 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm. Our support group usually meets the 1st Wednesday of the month at Kaiser Hospital's Garfield Specialty Center, 2nd Floor - Richmond Room, 5893 Copley Dr, San Diego, CA 92111.
Meets: Wednesday, monthly
85 Herrick Street
Beverly, MA 01915
Meets the first Thursday of every month (beginning June 4th 2015) from 7pm to 8pm in the Garden Conference Room, on the First Floor of Beverly Hospital. This group is open to Crohn's and UC patients, their families and friends. The group will offer support, coping skills and resources for all that attend.
Meets: Thursday, first Thursday, Monthly
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, firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com.
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 a small dining room to the left of the buffet table. 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
1400 South Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
Banner Desert Medical Center-Rosati Education Center-Tumbleweed Room
Maine Medical Center, Scarborough Campus.From 7:00-8:30pm on the second Tuesday of each month. Location :Health Resource Room. Attendees should use the West Entrance.
Meets: Tuesday, Monthly, Second Tuesday
Springfield, MA 1199
Announcing a new support group in western Massachusetts! Come meet with other people with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) to tell your story and offer and receive support. The group is for education and mutual support, and can include guest speakers on various topics if we like. Everything said there will be held in confidence. Meets at Bay State Hospital in Springfield, Davis Family Heart and Vascular Center, Room 3005, 2 to 4pm. Check in at Daly Front Entrance Desk for directions.
Meets: First Sunday, Monthly