Nanaimo Chapter Meeting

Nanaimo Chapter Meeting
Nanaimo chapter breaks for the summer months July and August. 

Join us for chapter meetings starting up this fall.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Break for December
Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Contact Teri McGeachie, tmcgeachie@crohnsandcolitis.ca or 250-213-7761
Location  • 
Vancouver Island Regional Library, 6250 Hammond Bay Rd.,
Nanaimo BC, V9R 5N3
Category  •  chm

  • 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.