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.

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What’s coming up at the Long Island Chapter

  • Golf at Glen Oaks - Monday May 19, Glen Oaks Club, Old Westbury - Enjoy a beautiful day of golf with contests, raffles and more. RSVP for individual players or foursomes or learn about sponsorship and gift bag opportunities.
  • Camp Oasis - August 19-24, Camp Scatico, Elizaville NY. Applications are now open, deadline is May 18 for CCFA's co-ed residential summer camp program for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
  • Advances in IBD: An Update for Patients - Wednesday, April 30. Webcast reviewing highlights from CCFA's Advances in IBD Clinical Research Conference.
  • Team Challenge - There's a great destination race waiting for you! Train for a triathlon or half-marathon while raising funds for CCFA.
  • Take Steps - Sunday June 8, Marjorie Post Park, Massapequa. Community walk dedicated to raising awareness and mission-critical funds for CCFA.
  • Take Steps - Sunday October 19, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook. Community walk dedicated to raising awareness and mission-critical 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.
  • New on-demand webcast! Newly Diagnosed with IBD: What to Expect, is a two-part program for patients and their loved ones. Though the path to an IBD diagnosis can be long and challenging, this program will help you learn more about IBD and provide available resources to manage the disease.

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.


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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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