You're not alone: Edmonton has a vibrant Crohn’s and colitis community, made up of people with inflammatory bowel disease, families, volunteers, and more. Throughout the year, we come together at meetings and events like the Gutsy Walk to share experiences, raise funds and heighten awareness.

There are an estimated 9,000 people with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis in the Edmonton community. We understand the challenges you and your family may be facing – because we face them, too.
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Get Your Gutsy Mask On!

Our new reality requires people to wear masks as we open up our cities.  What better way than donning a high quality, Canadian-made reusable mask, with all proceeds going towards the critical ...

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The Alberta WestJet Raffle

Crohn's and Colitis Canada is pleased to present the ALBERTA WESTJET RAFFLE.    Win a round-trip airfair for 2 anywhere WestJet flies!   $20 per ticket, maximum 1000 tickets ...

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Albert residents only
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IBD Youth Group

We are proud to bring our community our new Youth Group for those living with IBD! The group is open to 13-17 year olds in both Alberta, Saskatchewan, and British Columbia! We will be gathering ...

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Alberta
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Spirit of the East Coast in Music

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada in the Maritimes and Newfoundland have come together to invite you to join us virtually for The Spirit of the East Coast in Music – Atlantic Canada's ...

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Group Peer Support Events

Our virtual group peer support program invites people affected by IBD to connect with and provide support to others living with or caring for someone with Crohn’s and colitis. Group sessions ...

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Hospitalization Trends in Alberta

Education Night: IBD Hospitalization Trends

IBD Hospitalization: Trends in Alberta and around the world ​with Michael Buie The prevalence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is increasing in Canada; however, advances in the management ...

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Alberta
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Alberta and North West Territories Gutsy Walk Locations

Gutsy Walk is Canada’s largest fundraiser for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research and patient programs!  On Sunday, June 5, 2022, thousands of Canadians affected by IBD will join ...

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Group Peer Support Events

Our virtual group peer support program invites people affected by IBD to connect with and provide support to others living with or caring for someone with Crohn’s and colitis. Group sessions ...

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Virtual
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Edmonton Chapter Meeting

Edmonton Chapter Meeting Wednesday, May 11, 2022 7 PM- 8 PM Until it is again safe to gather in person, the Edmonton chapter meetings will be held virtually using the Zoom platform. Join us in ...

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Edmonton
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Group Peer Support Events

Our virtual group peer support program invites people affected by IBD to connect with and provide support to others living with or caring for someone with Crohn’s and colitis. Group sessions ...

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Virtual
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