Here is a listing of support groups in your area. We encourage you to attend these local programs. If there is not a group in your area, or if the groups listed are not at a convenient time, try our online support education group! Our online support group is a four-week program with weekly chat sessions that cover specific IBD-related topics and allows participants to share their views.
10 Union Square E, New York, NY 10003, USA
This support group meets at Mount Sinai Downtown in Union Square East (near Panera). Meetings are held in the Second Floor Conference Rooms. This group is open to men and women with IBD, as well as caregivers and friends! Topics related to IBD are discussed as people share their stories to empower others with hope.
Meets: First Tuesday of the Month from 6:30-8:00pm
Union Square E, New York, NY 10003, USA
This support group is open to all ages of women with IBD. This is a welcoming environment for new and not-so-newly diagnosed women. Attention: This group meets at Mount Sinai Downtown,10 Union Square East, Second Floor, Conference Room 1. The meetings will be held in the 2nd Floor Conference Room. Directions: Inside Beth Israel, pass the Check In Desk to the Elevator Banks. Take the Elevators to the 2nd Floor. From the left side Elevator Bank, take a left and the meeting space is just through the hall towards to main atrium to your left. From the right side Elevator Bank, take a right and the meeting space is just through the hall towards the main atrium to your left.
Meets: Beginning in May, group will be meeting on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30pm-8:30pm
475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
This support group meets at the Regina McGinn Education Center at the Staten Island University Hospital (has its own entrance adjacent to the main hospital). When entering the building there are stairs and elevator to the 2nd floor. The parking lot is on other side of the building but evenings might be better on the street. This group is open to men and women with IBD, as well as caregivers and friends! Topics related to IBD are discussed as people share their stories to empower others with hope.
Meets: Second Wednesday of the month beginning October 12th from 7pm to 8:30pm