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.

  • Austin Pediatric Support Group for IBD


    8637 Spicewood Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78759, USA
    Austin Pediatric Support Group for IBD Patients and Families
    817-629-3832
    hannahcramer3@yahoo.com
    Meets: First Saturday, Monthly

  • Austin, TX


    7051 Village Center Dr, Austin, TX 78731, USA
    Old Quarry Branch of the Austin Public Library 7051 Village Center Dr, Austin, TX 78731
    (713) 572.2232
    mfantaco@gmail.com
    Meets: 2nd Monday , Monthly

  • Houston, TX


    717 Sage Road, Houston, TX 77056, USA
    Houston Support Group, St. Martin's Episcopal Church. (corner of Woodway & Sage) Room 103 of The Hope and Healing Center adjacent to the church. The Center is located on Riveway Drive between South Post Oak Lane and Sage Rd.
    bill@cummingshouston.com
    Meets: 2nd Tuesday, Monthly

  • Houston, TX


    12941 Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77034, USA
    Support group for patients with Crohn's or Colitis and their caregivers. The meetings are held at Norwood Richardson's State Farm office at the Beltway and 45 near Clear Lake.
    (713) 944-1118
    David Hicks
    Meets: 4th Tuesday, Monthly

  • San Antonio, TX


    4707 Broadway Street, San Antonio, TX 78209, USA
    The San Antonio Support Group is held at The Village at Incarnate Word (Garden Sun Room)
    bjksat@integrity.com
    Meets: 2nd Tuesday, Monthly

  • Temple, TX


    2401 South 31st Street, Temple, TX 76508, USA
    This group meets the 2nd Tuesday on a quarterly basis from 6:30-8 p.m. at Texas A&M University Medical Education Center, Room 117 (on the Scott & White Hospital Campus) located at 2401 S. 31st Street, Temple, TX 76508. For more information, contact Kristin Collins, RN, BSN at 254-724-4485 or kcollins@sw.org
    254-724-4485
    kcollins@sw.org
    Meets: Tuesday, 2nd Tuesday, quarterly

  • The Woodlands, TX


    120 Vision Park Blvd, Conroe, TX 77384, USA
    Support group for patients with Crohn's or Colitis and their caregivers. The meetings are held at Avanit Senior Living, 120 Vision Park Blvd, Shenandoah, TX 77384
    contact@phoenixwn.com
    Meets: Thursdays, monthly

  • Waco, TX


    Providence Health Center, 6901 Medical Parkway, Woodway, TX 76712, USA
    This support group is for patients and their families in the Waco area. The group is held at Providence Health Center, 6901 Medical Parkway, Waco, Texas 76712.
    254-495-6972
    txchickiechick@gmail.com
    Meets: Second Saturday of the month