Greater New York Chapter
Welcome to the Greater New York Chapter! We serve the 5 boroughs of New York City, funding research, raising awareness, and providing education and support to IBD patients. There are many ways to get involved with the Chapter.
Here’s a quick list of what’s coming up in our chapter:
- Team Challenge NYC - Trains locally in NYC and races at these fabulous destination events, while raising money towards a cure:
Jamestown, RI Half-Marathon - July 16, 2014
Napa Valley, CA Half-Marathon - July 20, 2014
Clearwater, FL TriRock Triathlon - November 9, 2014
Las Vegas, NV Half Marathon - November 16, 2014
Palm Beach, FL Half Marathon - December 6, 2014
- Camp Oasis 2014, Elizaville, NY - August 19-24, 2014
- Annual Patient Education Symposium - September 21, 2014
- Take Steps Brooklyn - October 12, 2014
- Fellows IBD Education Night - October 28, 2014
- Young Professionals Annual Party - October TBA
- Annual Modell Casino Dinner - December 4, 2014
Support Groups: For more information, contact Katie Pouga
10 Union Square East, New York, NY 10003, USA
New York, NY 10003
This support group meets at Beth Israel Phillips Ambulatory Care Center in Union Square East (near Panera). Meetings are held in the Second Floor Conference Rooms. This group is open to men and women with IBD, as well as caregivers and friends! Topics related to IBD are discussed as people share their stories to empower others with hope.
Meets: Tuesday, Monthly, First Tuesday of the month
Union Square East, New York, NY 10003, USA
New York, NY 10003
This support group is open to all ages of women with IBD. This is a welcoming environment for new and not-so-newly diagnosed women. Attention: This group location has a new location starting 6/19 and will be held at Beth Israel Hospital, Union Square East. Due to the change, for the 6/19 meeting Only, the meeting time is 6:00pm-7:30pm for Thursday, June 19th Only. The meeting will be held in the 2nd Floor Auditorium. For the remaining meeting dates July-December, the meeting time will resume to regularly scheduled time 6:30-8:00pm. Meetings will then be held in the 2nd Floor Conference Room. Directions: Inside Beth Israel, pass the Check In Desk to the Elevator Banks. Take the Elevators to the 2nd Floor. From the left side Elevator Bank, take a left and the meeting space is just through the hall towards to main atrium to your left. From the right side Elevator Bank, take a right and the meeting space is just through the hall towards the main atrium to your left. Be sure to check with your Facilitators what the Bathroom Code is.
Meets: 6/19/2014, 7/10/2014, 8/7/2014, 9/4/2014, 10/2/2014, 11/6/2014 & 12/4/2014, Monthly. Dates: 6/19, 7/10, 8/7, 9/4, 10/2, 11/6, 12/4
200 McClean Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
New York, NY 10305
The Staten Island Support Group is a growing group, open to both men and women with IBD, as well as caregivers and friends. The Staten Island Support Group is a great place to learn from others, laugh, and grow in a shared understanding of living with IBD!
Meets: Fourth Wednesday of the month
Other ways to connect with us:
Take Steps Be Heard!
Join a walk for Crohn's & Colitis.
Register for a walk near you!
Get Fit, Make Friends, Change Lives!
Team Challenge Endurance Training Program
- Half Marathon
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!