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


Decision Making & IBD Lecture, Worcester, MA: Tuesday, September 16th at 6:30pm. Click Here for more information. 

Treatment Options for IBD Lecture, Providence, RI: Thursday, October 2nd at 6:30pm. Click Here for more information.

Nutrition & IBD Lecture, Manchester, NH: Thursday, October 9th at 6:30pm. Click here for more information.


Boston Take Steps Walk: Thank you for supporting Boston Take Steps! The Walk is over, but we're continuing to fundraise! Please visit to make a donation today!

Rhode Island Take Steps Walk: Join us for our RI Walk at Colt State Park, register here. For more information please contact Erin Healy,

Springfield, MA Take Steps Walk: Join us for our Springfield, MA Take Steps Walk at Stanley Park, register here. For more information contact Jessica Gale,


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

A Touch of Football for CCFA: Play football at Gillette Stadium! A Touch of Football will take place on Saturday, October 11th, 2014 where over 20 teams of CCFA supporters will play in a touch football tournament like no other. Start you team here: You must be 16 or older to play. Please e-mail Jenna Wilson, for more information.


Team Challenge New England: We're recruiting for the Winter 2014 season! Train with professional coaches to run or walk 12.1 miles in your choice of three amazing destinations- Vegas, Palm Beach or Dallas! For more information visit:


  • Looking for Support? Check out the CCFA Support Group held at MGH! Its open to everyone, not just MGH patients. The group meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm in the Yawkey Building, Room 4-4820. Go to our find a support group page for more details or contact Al Wilson at
  • 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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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!