In Your Community

View information for your province and chapter, contacts, chapter meetings and events in your region.

Essential Information

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

AbbVie IBD Scholarships make life easier for students with Crohn’s or colitis 

AbbVie IBD Scholarships make life easier for students with Crohn’s or colitis 

Facebook

More on Facebook
 

Twitter

More on Twitter
Woman laying on a couch under a blanket. Man sitting next to the woman placing his hand on her shoulder. Une femme est allongée sur un canapé sous une couverture. L'homme, assis à côté de la femme

Caregiver Peer Connect Event

Our peer connect events invite people affected by IBD to connect with and provide support to others caring for someone with Crohn’s and colitis. Group events give an opportunity for...
 • 
Virtual
 • 

young woman sitting on couch using tablet

Canada Wide Peer Connect Event

Peer Connect events invite people affected by IBD to connect with and provide support to others living with or caring for someone with Crohn’s and colitis. Events give an opportunity for...
 • 
Virtual
 • 

Image of two women sitting by a lake talking to each other

Saskatchewan and Manitoba Group Peer Connect Event

Join us from anywhere in Manitoba or Saskatchewan! Our virtual group peer support program invites people affected by IBD to connect with and provide support to others living with or caring for...
 • 
Virtual
Manitoba, Saskatchewan
 • 

Local Communities & Regions

View information for your province and chapter, contacts, chapter meetings and events in your region.

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.