Thank you!

Thank you for taking a stand and being an advocate for people living with Crohn's disease and colitis. We are working with YOU, our IBD advocates and meeting with government to explain why it is so important NOT to change IBD patients from a drug they have achieved remission with.

Crohn's and Colitis Canada offers many educational programs and events to help people living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. Below are several links for you to obtain IBD information you may find helpful.


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Electronic Newsletter
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Educational Events
Join an upcoming event to hear from medical experts and ask your questions.

Learn about the different aspects of living with inflammatory bowel disease.

IBD Scholarships
The AbbVie IBD Scholarship
Post-secondary students can earn up to $5,000 to further their academic ambitions.

Summer Camp
Camp Got2Go
Our overnight youth camp offers fun, friendship, and understanding.

Washroom Access Program
See how we’re making it easier for people to find washrooms when they need them.

Gutsy Walk
Take part in Canada’s largest fundraiser for Crohn’s and colitis research and programs.

Volunteer Opportunities
Make a difference in the Crohn’s and colitis community by volunteering with us.

  • 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.