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The Foundation has local chapters, support groups, and patient-to-patient support at our community site. Information specialists are available at our Information Resource Center: 888-694-8872 (M-F 9am-5pm EST). You can also search our resources.



Your IBD Community

Connect with others impacted by Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis at one of our many unique events. Get support, feel empowered, and get inspired while helping to fund critical research, education, and advocacy efforts!

#partyonabike with spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures
You’ll never go further on a stationary bike at this high energy indoor cycling event. Grab your friends and join the spin4 crohn's & colitis cures movement!

Join the Team Challenge Family
Team Challenge is so much more than a race. We’re a supportive team who truly becomes like family. Join us for a 5k, 10k, half marathon, marathon, triathlon, IRONMAN®, cycle event, hike, & more. All abilities welcome! Learn more.

Experience the Take Steps Decade of Difference
Connect with your local IBD community, and walk for cures with us in celebration of 10 years of Take Steps. Click here to find a walk near you!

Find Support
Connect with a community that shares your challenges. Each year, our chapters hold more than 200 local support groups. The Foundation also offers an online support group. Learn more about our support options.

Two great new resources for teens and young adults

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Copy of Types of Medications for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

(in Flares, Symptom Management, Treatments, Medication)

At the present time, there are five basic categories of medications used in the treatment of IBD. This section discusses each class of treatment options for IBD.

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