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.

  • Support Group: Albany, NY

    600 Northern Blvd, Albany, NY 12204, USA
    Meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm (Sept-June). Albany Memorial Hospital - 3rd Floor Conference Room 600 Northern Blvd. Albany, NY For information call Linda at 518-608-5069 or e-mail In case of inclement weather please call first!
    Meets: Monday, Monthly - Excluding July & August

  • Parent Support Group: Guilderland, NY

    4 Charles Blvd, Guilderland, NY 12084, USA
    This group serves parents of children, adolescents and teens with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, who reside in the Upstate Northeastern NY Chapter. The group meets on the 4th Monday of each month (Sept - June) in the Student Ministry Room at Christ's Church of Guilderland, 4 Charles Boulevard Guilderland, NY
    Meets: Monday, 4th Monday of each month

  • Support Group: Oneonta, NY

    5635 New York 7, Oneonta, NY 13820, USA
    This group services patients within 45 minutes to one hour of the Cooperstown area. Meets 2nd Saturday of each month (Sept-June)
    (607) 293.6124
    Meets: Saturday, Monthly - Excluding July & August

  • Support Group: Saratoga Spgs, NY

    211 Church Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
    This group services patients in the Saratoga area and north 45 minutes to one hour of the Saratoga area. This group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm (Sept. - June) at Saratoga Hospital in the C1 Conference Room (just off main lobby). 211 Church St - Saratoga Springs, NY
    Meets: 2nd Tuesday , Monthly - Excluding July & August