Support Groups

Here is a listing of the support groups in your area. Please click on the name of the group for more information. 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.

  • Parents' Support Group: Dix Hills, NY


    Dix Hills, NY, USA
    A support group for parents with children (young or adult) with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, centrally located in Dix Hills. If you are new to this support group, please call the chapter office at 516-222-5530 to register. Please note that locations and times are subject to change, especially on weeks containing a civil or religious holiday.
    516-222-5530
    krmach@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets: Wednesday, First Wednesday of each month

  • Teen Girls' Support Group: Garden City, NY


    585 Stewart Ave, Garden City, NY 11530, USA
    A support group for teenage girls (age 14-19) with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. If you are new to this support group, please call the chapter office at 516-222-5530 to register. Please note that locations and times are subject to change, especially on weeks containing a civil or religious holiday. THIS GROUP IS CURRENTLY NOT MEETING, PLEASE CONTACT THE CHAPTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.
    (516) 222.5530
    Krmach@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets: Wednesday, Last Wednesday of the month

  • Teen Guys' Group


    Garden City, NY, USA
    A support group for teenage boys (age 14-18) with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. If you are new to this support group, please call the chapter office at 516-222-5530 to register. Please note that locations and times are subject to change, especially on weeks containing a civil or religious holiday. THIS GROUP IS CURRENTLY NOT MEETING. PLEASE CONTACT THE CHAPTER FOR MORE INFORMATION.
    516-222-5530
    Krmach@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets: Wednesday, Third Wednesday of the month

  • Parents' Support Group: Garden City, NY


    585 Stewart Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530, USA
    A support group for parents with children (young or adult) with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. If you are new to this support group, please call the chapter office at 516-222-5530 to register. Please note that locations and times are subject to change, especially on weeks containing a civil or religious holiday.
    (516) 222.5530
    Krmach@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets: Tuesday, First Tuesday of the month

  • Women's Support Group: Garden City, NY


    Garden City, NY, USA
    A support group for women with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. If you are new to this support group, please call the chapter office at 516-222-5530 to register. Please note that locations and times are subject to change, especially on weeks containing a civil or religious holiday. Some Saturday groups offered through the year as well.
    (516) 222.5530
    Krmach@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets: Wednesday, First Wednesday of each month

  • Stony Brook Adult IBD Support Group


    Stony Brook University, 100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY 11790, USA
    The Long Island Chapter is proud to host patient & caregiver support groups, providing the opportunity to meet others living with IBD, or provide support to those who have a connection to Crohn's or colitis.
    (516) 222-5530
    Krmach@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets: Thursday, monthly