Long Island Chapter


585 Stewart Ave Suite 304
Garden City, NY, 11530
Phone: (516) 222.5530
Fax: (516) 222.5535
longisland@ccfa.org

Welcome to the Long Island Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation! We serve Nassau and Suffolk Counties with support groups, special events and education programs.

What’s coming up at the Long Island Chapter

  • Take Steps - Sunday October 19, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook. Community walk dedicated to raising awareness and mission-critical funds for CCFA.
  • Take Control: Managing IBD Decisions - Wednesday, October 29, JCC of the Greater Five Towns. Education program about IBD therapies and advocating for optimal care.
  • Team Challenge - There's a great destination race waiting for you! Train for a triathlon or half-marathon while raising funds for CCFA.
  • Support Groups for patients, parents and teen girls living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, including a new location in Dix Hills for parents.
  • A Toast to Tomorrow - Thursday, November 13. The Long Island Chapter's Culinary, Wine and Spirits Event honoring the Reiss/Portnoy Family and Dr. Brian Bosworth.

The Young Professionals group advances CCFA's mission through creative collaboration to raise awareness of and advocate for individuals with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

If you are between the ages of 22 and 40, living and/or working on Long Island and would like to become involved. please contact the chapter. Follow the Young Professionals group on Facebook for announcements and updates on meetings and events.


Connect with the Long Island Chapter on Facebook and get the latest updates about upcoming events, announcements and CCFA's mission.




Salix Pharmaceuticals is a Platinum Sponsor
of the CCFA Long Island Chapter
Janssen Pharmaceuticals is a Bronze Sponsor
of the CCFA Long Island Chapter

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Team Challenge Endurance Training Program

  • Half Marathon
  • Triathlon

Run or walk a half marathon, train for a triathlon, or ride in a great cycling event at one our amazing destination races while raising vital funds for research. Join Team Challenge today!