Greater New York Chapter


120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271, USA
Suite 1050A

New York, NY, 10271
Phone: (212) 679-1570
Fax: (212) 679-3567
newyork@crohnscolitisfoundation.org

We serve Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and the Bronx funding research, raising awareness, and providing education and support to IBD patients. Learn more about our upcoming events, chapter news, and volunteer opportunities by clicking the links below.  Thanks for visiting!

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Upcoming Events

Staten Island Take Steps Kick Off

  • Sunday, April 2 
  • Rab's Country Lanes
  • RSVP here

Stress Less Workshop

  • Tuesday, April 4
  • Mount Sinai Downtown
  • For more information, click here

Women of Distinction Luncheon

Annual Golf Classic

NYC Take Steps

Staten Island Take Steps

Theatre Club: Bandstand

  • Thursday, June 22
  • Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre
  • Click here for more information. 

Team Challenge Saratoga Springs Half Marathon and 5k

  • Sunday, July 9
  • Click here for more information

Team Challenge Napa-to-Sonoma Half Marathon and 5k

  • Sunday, July 16
  • Click here for more information

Theatre Club: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

  • Tuesday, August 22
  • Lunt Fontaine Theatre
  • Click here for more information. 

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation 50th Annual Gala – A Chef Tasting

If you're interested in other tri-state events hosted by other Chapters, please visit their events page: Fairfield/Westchester | Long Island | New Jersey

Support Groups:

  • Brooklyn 2nd Wednesdays Support Group Beginning May 10


    3201 Kings Hwy, Brooklyn, NY 11234, USA
    Do you or a loved one have a connection to Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, also known as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)? You are not alone. The Greater New York Chapter is proud to host a patient & caregiver support group in Brooklyn, providing the opportunity to meet others living with IBD, or provide support to those who have a connection to Crohn’s or colitis. Join us for support, meaningful discussion, information, and more!
    914-812-8990
    astrauss@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets: Wednesday, “2nd Wednesdays” of Every Month

  • New York City First Tuesdays Support Group


    10 Union Square E, New York, NY 10003, USA
    This support group meets at Mount Sinai Downtown in Union Square East (near Panera). Meetings are held in the Second Floor Conference Rooms. This group is open to men and women with IBD, as well as caregivers and friends! Topics related to IBD are discussed as people share their stories to empower others with hope.
    halam49@gmail.com
    Meets: First Tuesday of the Month from 6:30-8:00pm

  • New York City Women's IBD Support Group


    Union Square E, New York, NY 10003, USA
    This support group is open to all ages of women with IBD. This is a welcoming environment for new and not-so-newly diagnosed women. Attention: This group meets at Mount Sinai Downtown,10 Union Square East, Second Floor, Conference Room 1. The meetings will be held in the 2nd Floor Conference Room. Directions: Inside Beth Israel, pass the Check In Desk to the Elevator Banks. Take the Elevators to the 2nd Floor. From the left side Elevator Bank, take a left and the meeting space is just through the hall towards to main atrium to your left. From the right side Elevator Bank, take a right and the meeting space is just through the hall towards the main atrium to your left.
    mirandarose@nyc.rr.com
    Meets: Beginning in May, group will be meeting on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30pm-8:30pm

  • Power of Two


    Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
    The Power of Two program provides one-on-one short-term support to patients and their families coping with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
    astrauss@crohnscolitisfoundation.org
    Meets:

  • Staten Island Second Wednesday Support Group


    475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    This support group meets at the Regina McGinn Education Center at the Staten Island University Hospital (has its own entrance adjacent to the main hospital). When entering the building there are stairs and elevator to the 2nd floor. The parking lot is on other side of the building but evenings might be better on the street. This group is open to men and women with IBD, as well as caregivers and friends! Topics related to IBD are discussed as people share their stories to empower others with hope.
    kmcalvo70@gmail.com
    Meets: Second Wednesday of the month beginning October 12th from 7pm to 8:30pm



Other ways to connect with us:

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Get Fit, Make Friends, Change Lives!

Team Challenge Endurance Training Program

  • Half Marathon
  • Triathlon

Run or walk a half marathon, train for a triathlon, or ride in a great cycling event at one our amazing destination races while raising vital funds for research. Join Team Challenge today!