New England Chapter

72 River Park St Suite 202
Needham, MA, 02494
Phone: (781) 449.0324
(800) 314.3459
Fax: (781) 465.7273

Welcome to the New England Chapter!  We serve Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Upcoming Events: More details on all of our events can be found by clicking the 'Events' tab in the bar at the left of your page 

Boston Patient and Family IBD Symposium Handouts, click here.

Advances in IBD Webinar - An Update for Patients: Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 from 8:00 to 9:00pm. Register here!

New IBD Treatments Lecture in Brookline, MA- Thursday, May 15th at 6:15pm. Register here!

Maine Take Steps Walk: Saturday, May 17th at Payson Park, Portland, ME. Check in at 4pm, Walk at 5pm, Post Walk Celebration at 6pm. Visit to register your team today!

Boston Take Steps Walk: Saturday, June 7th at the Boston Common - Parkman Bandstand. Check in at 9:00am, visit to register your team today!

Camp Oasis 2014: At Camp Scatico in Elizaville, NY. August 19th- August 24th, 2014. Click for more information.

CCFA Young Professionals Committee: Meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm. E-mail Jenna Wilson, for more information.


  • New Family/Pediatric Support Group in Worcester!: Open to children/teens with IBD and ALL their family members (including siblings!). Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:30pm on the UMass Medical Center University Campus. Go to our find a support group page for more details.
  • Are you interested in becoming a Mentor for others with IBD? Are you looking to receive one on one support from a trained mentor? Then contact to find out how to get involved in our Power of Two Program!



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