On the Right Track Session #2

Session #2 - Team Work!: Preparing for the transitioning process together (open to parents with their youth ages 14-17 yrs). Session will cover planning and goal setting, summarizing your medical history and creating a health passport.Come meet other families with Inflammatory Bowel Disease! Beverages and snacks will be provided. If you have not done so already, please arrive approx. 15 minutes early, with your parent/guardian, 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, third floor program room 11161 Bonaventure Drive SE
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.