You're not alone: the Ottawa-Gatineau area 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, Guts and Glory Golf Classic and Martini Madness to share experiences, raise funds and heighten awareness.

There are almost 9,000 people with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis in the Ottawa-Gatineau 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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Now is NOT the time to switch medications

Now is Not the Time

Now is Not the Time: IBD patients call on Queen’s Park to delay the non-medical switch of their essential medication that will jeopardize their health during the COVID-19 pandemic Ontarians ...

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Ontario 2021 Spring Fling 50/50 Draw

Your purchase supports Crohn's and Colitis Canada's research and patient programs and gives you the chance to win 50% of ALL ticket salesWinner will be announce April 30, 2021Purchase Your ...

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Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter Meeting & Open Discussion

Chapter Planning Meet and connect with others living with or affected by Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. Join us to find out what is coming up in the Ottawa-Gatineau community ...

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COVID-19 Coronavirus

COVID-19 and IBD: Vaccine Updates

Join us to get the latest guidance for COVID-19 in people affected by Crohn's or colitis. You will have the opportunity to ask your questions to the experts ahead of time when you ...

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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 – The Ultimate Atlantic ...

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The Role of Inflammation, the Microbiome, Diet and Mental Health in IBD

Join us to learn about the IMAGINE Network studies that are exploring the interactions between inflammation, the gut microbiome, diet and mental health in people with inflammatory bowel ...

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Online Webinar
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Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter Meeting & Open Discussion

Chapter Planning Meet and connect with others living with or affected by Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. Join us to find out what is coming up in the Ottawa-Gatineau community ...

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Zoom call
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Girl working on her laptop

Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter Meeting & Open Discussion

Chapter Planning Meet and connect with others living with or affected by Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. Join us to find out what is coming up in the Ottawa-Gatineau community ...

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Zoom call
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