IBD Help Center
While our educational resources contain almost everything you might need to know about Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, there are some things that you’ll want to talk with a Crohn’s and colitis information specialist about.
Whether you’re looking for a specific resource, referrals to other organizations, or answers to questions you can’t find anywhere else, you can speak with helpful specialists at CCFA’s IBD Help Center Monday thru Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm EST:

          • Speak with a specialist by telephone at 888-MY-GUT-PAIN (888-694-8872)
          • Connect with a specialist via email
          • Chat live with a specialist
          • Order and dowload free brochures


Honor a Loved One with a Donation
Making donations on behalf of other or in memory is a meangful way of recgonizing commitment to an important organization that is working towards a cure. You can make a tribute or memorial donation and we will send a card to the honoree  or family. Your tribute gift can be done by calling 516-222-5530, online here of send a check to
CCFA Long Island, 585 Stewart Ave, Suite 304, Garden City, NY  11530
For questions, charges and more information contact Jennifer Contino at 516-222-5530 or

If you would like to make a donation in memory of our beloved Board Trustee; Michael Goldstein, please click here

CCFA Camp Oasis
A co-ed residential summer camp for kids with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
Camp Oasis offers a fun, supportive medically-appropriate environment for children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Camp Oasis serves Campers (entering grades 3-10), Leaders in Training (entering grades 11-12) and volunteers (age 18+). For more information call (646) 388 - 9290 or visit Due to the popularity of Camp Oasis, campers are encouraged to apply early.



CCFA Campus Connection
Our NEW website for college students living with Crohn's and colitis! Get valuable tips, connect with other patients and hear the latest news from CCFA at


Workplace Giving and Matching Gifts
Help us find a cure and choose CCFA as a recipient of your workplace giving campaign. At many workplaces you can give to CCFA Long Island through corporate campaigns, CFC, CHC, United Way and other campaigns.

Already a supporter of CCFA? Make your contribution go farther through your employer's matching gift program. For more information about workplace giving or matching gifts contact your company's HR department or call the chapter.


Donate Your Car, Boat or R.V.
Before you sell your vehicle, consider donating it to CCFA and help to raise needed funds for research and community-based programs. Our vehicle donation program makes it easy and you will also receive a tax deduction. Call Susan Gomberg at 516-222-5530 for more information or email




Just Like Me--for teenagers
In response to the growing number of kids with IBD, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America along with the NASPGHAN Foundation for Children's Digestive Health and Nutrition, has launched a new websirte called, "Just Like Me" for teenagers with Crohn's disease and ulcerative coltis.




Shopping For A Cause -- CCFA
We'd like to tell you about a terrific way to shop and make money for CCFA - Long Island at the same time!

  • Do you shop on Amazon Use and choose CCFA as your charity.  If you forget to log in, Amazon will remind you!
  • EBAY Giving works: Through eBay Giving Works you can support CCFA by buying and selling on eBay. eBay Giving Works help nonprofits connect to over 145 million eBay community members to raise money.  Make CCFA your favorite Charity on eBay: 
  • Shop at over 5,000 online sites including Macy's, Kohl's Target, Best Buy, Nordstrom, Gap, Old Navy.  Designate CCFA as your charity and we'll receive anywhere from 1-30% on stores, restaurants, hotels and more. 
  • - Join today to get a $5 bonus. Start helping Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America -Take Steps LI every time you shop!!