IBD Youth Group

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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 virtually on the third Tuesday of every month through the Zoom platform to play games, support each other and share in our lived experiences with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Tuesday, September 20th at 7 PM AB / 6 PM BC
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM MT

Everyone is welcome to attend. RSVP required. Please RSVP at the form below, or to Katrina Garvin at kgarvin@crohnsandcolitis.ca or 403-700-1729

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  • 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.