Support Groups

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.

  • CCFA Pediatric Support Group: Nashville, TN

    Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt University Bookstore, 2200 Children's Way, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Please join us from September to May for our parent/child support group on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital Family Resources Center.
    Val and Scott Shirley (615) 202.9436
    Meets: 3rd Tuesday, Monthly during school year

  • CCFA Support Group: Chattanooga, TN

    301 Manufacturers Road, Chattanooga, TN 37405, USA
    Meetings in the mezzanine of Whole Foods, typically the first Tuesday of each month but please contact facilitator Ethan Anderson, 423-443-7449, for more information. *NO MAY 2016 MEETING*
    Ethan Anderson (423) 443.7449
    Meets: Tuesdays, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Cookeville, TN

    Cookeville, TN, USA
    Mark Huffman (931) 303.7788
    Meets: NOT MEETING

  • CCFA Support Group: Knoxville, TN

    Parkwest Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37923, USA
    Please join our group the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6:30pm-7:30pm at Parkwest Medical Center in the Grubb Room.
    Tim Clay (865) 617.0739
    Meets: 2nd Wednesday , Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Memphis, TN

    6560 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38138, USA
    Our group will meet at the Jewish Community Center on the first Tuesday of each month except October TBD. Group/ or find us on Facebook for more information.
    Contact Karen Burkley at or call TN Chapter Office with questions 615.356.0444
    Meets: Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Murfreesboro, TN

    1700 Medical Center Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37129, USA
    Please join us the 3rd Monday of each month at the St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Classroom A on the First floor. *PLEASE NOTE, NO MEETING IN APRIL 2016*
    Jerry Visocky (615) 904.2200
    Meets: 3rd Monday, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Nashville

    3701 Benham Ave, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Group meets at the Green Hills Library. Will meet Thursdays, monthly as follows: April 13, May 25, June 22, July 13, August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16
    Call Chapter office 615.356.0444 x2
    Meets: Varies, Monthly

  • CCFA Support Group: Nashville, TN

    Nashville, TN, USA
    CC: Connect- for those in their 20’s & 30’s living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
    Meets: Contact facilitator for more information