New England Chapter


72 River Park Street, Needham Heights, MA 02494, USA Suite 202
Needham, MA, 02494
Phone: (781) 449.0324
(800) 314.3459
Fax: (781) 465.7273
ne@ccfa.org

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

EDUCATION & SUPPORT

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.

Crohn's and Colitis on Campus, A program for college students, Boston MA: Monday, October 6th at 6:30pm. Click Here for more information.

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

TAKE STEPS

Boston Take Steps Walk: Thank you for supporting Boston Take Steps! The Walk is over, but we're continuing to fundraise! Please visit www.cctakesteps.org/boston 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, ehealy@ccfa.org.

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, jgale@ccfa.org.

SPECIAL EVENTS

CCFA Young Professionals Committee: Meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm. E-mail Jenna Wilson, jwilson@ccfa.org 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: http://online.ccfa.org/football2014. You must be 16 or older to play. Please e-mail Jenna Wilson, jwilson@ccfa.org for more information.

Fete of Food and Wine: Held at the Four Seasons Hotel Boston, the Fete of Food and Wine brings together elegance, luxurious food and wine pairings. The night will be filled with live music, dancing, auctions and decadent desserts. This year, the evening will honor Corey Siegel, M.D., M.S., Humanitarian of the Year and David Howe, Man of the Year. Purchase tickets here: http://online.ccfa.org/Fete2014

TEAM CHALLENGE

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: www.ccteamchallenge.org.

News:

  • 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 alfred.w.wilson@gmail.com.
  • 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 mmurphy@ccfa.org 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!