You're not alone: the York Region 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 7,000 people with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis in the York Region community. We understand the challenges you and your family may be facing – because we face them, too.
Doctor and patient discussing her medical treatment

Patient-Doctor Choice Letter Writing Campaign

Patient-doctor choice matters: Let your provincial government know New medications to treat Crohn’s and colitis are becoming more accessible. However, some provincial governments are ...

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Gutsy Walk Participants

25th Anniversary Gutsy Walk Registration Now Open

Join us on Sunday, June 7 for our 25th anniversary Gutsy Walk!  With over 60 walk sites located throughout the country, the fun-filled event is our largest community fundraiser in support of our ...

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With over 60 walk sites located throughout the country. Check for the location nearest to you on our Gutsy Walk Website below
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Camp Got2Go councilor and child

Applications for Camp Got2Go are now open!

Camp Got2Go is a one week, overnight summer camp for children and youth (ages 9-17) living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. It is a great opportunity for kids to connect and interact ...

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York Region Chapter Meeting

Come out, get involved in your community! You will meet, connect and build new relationships with others who have or are affected by Crohns disease or ulcerative colitis. Join us to find out what is ...

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Bayview Hill Community Centre & Pool 114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill, Ont
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People sitting and taking notes on laptop

York Region Chapter Meeting

Come out, get involved in your community! You will meet, connect and build new relationships with others who have or are affected by Crohns disease or ulcerative colitis. Join us to find out what is ...

 • 
Bayview Hill Community Centre & Pool 114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill, Ont
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Bowlers

Bowling for Bowels

The York Chapter of Crohns and Colitis Canada would like to invite you to our Bowling For Bowels Event! Join us for an afternoon of bowling, laughing and connecting with friends and family!  ...

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Markham Bowl 5762 Hwy 7
Markham, On
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People sitting and taking notes on laptop

York Region Chapter Meeting

Come out, get involved in your community! You will meet, connect and build new relationships with others who have or are affected by Crohns disease or ulcerative colitis. Join us to find out what is ...

 • 
Bayview Hill Community Centre & Pool 114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill, Ont
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People sitting and taking notes on laptop

York Region Chapter Meeting

Come out, get involved in your community! You will meet, connect and build new relationships with others who have or are affected by Crohns disease or ulcerative colitis. Join us to find out what is ...

 • 
Bayview Hill Community Centre & Pool 114 Spadina Rd
Richmond Hill, Ont
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