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Crohn’s and Colitis Canada and 170 charities call on the Federal Government for emergency support

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada and 170 charities call on the Federal Government for emergency support

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Camp Got2Go councilor and child

Applications for Camp Got2Go are now open!

Camp Got2Go is a one week, overnight summer camp for children and youth (ages 9-17) living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. It is a great opportunity for kids to connect and...
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Alberta, Nova Scotia, Ontario
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Stories from the Crohn's and Colitis Community

Quick Fact

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 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.

Although 1 in 140 Canadians lives with inflammatory bowel disease, too few people know or understand this chronic, invisible illness. Help us raise awareness.

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