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Essential Information

Find the most essential information regarding Crohn’s and colitis at a glance.
 

Kyle, Nathaniel and Vanessa are here to inspire you to join us at the 2023 Gutsy Walk!

Kyle, Nathaniel and Vanessa are here to inspire you to join us at the 2023 Gutsy Walk!

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Simcoe County Group Peer Support Session

Our Northern Ontario Peer Support group sessions are the second Thursday of each month at 7:00pm on Zoom.Our virtual group peer support program invites people affected by IBD (inflammatory bowel...
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Ontario North Zoom Meeting
Sudbury, Simcoe, Collingwood, Grey Bruce, Muskoka, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Dryden
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Sudbury Group Peer Support Session

Our Northern Ontario Peer Support group sessions are the second Thursday of each month at 7:00pm on Zoom.Our virtual group peer support program invites people affected by IBD (inflammatory bowel...
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Ontario North Zom Meeting
Sudbury, Simcoe, Collingwood, Grey Bruce, Muskoka, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Dryden
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Local Communities & Regions

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Stories from the Crohn's and Colitis Community

Our constituents living with Crohn's or colitis share stories of courage and determination.

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.

Add your voice and create change

Advocate for the rights of doctors and patients to choose the treatment that works for them.

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Bring life with Crohn’s or colitis out from behind closed doors by sharing your experiences and raising awareness. Tell us about your experiences on our Facebook page.