On the Right Track, Session #1

Session #1 - Helping Transition: The parent/caregiver’s role in their youth’s transitioning process (open to parents only). Session will cover parenting styles, supporting independence, the difficulties faced by you and your child.Come meet other parents with children who have Inflammatory Bowel Disease! Beverages and snacks will be provided. If you have not done so already, please arrive approx. 15 minutes early (5:45 p.m.), to sign consent forms prior to participating in the session. 

For more info and to register please contact program coordinator, Danielle Choptian, (via email) at OnTheRightTractCrohns.Colitis@gmail.com
Location  • 
Fish Creek Library, 3rd floor program room. 11161 Bonaventure Drive Southeast
Calgary
Category  •  psp

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 150 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.