Diet and nutrition
Living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) means paying special attention to what you eat. Maintaining good nutrition can be a balancing act. Learn how to stay on the right track.
We Can't Wait App
Our free app offers patients a simple way to locate publicly accessible restrooms and helps identify sympathetic establishments. Also, find out about the Open Restroom Movement.
New Meal Planning Tool
Our Gut Friendly Recipes tool helps reduce stress around meal choice and cooking. It includes over 500 dietitian approved recipes, 7-day meal plans, and much more…It’s also free!
MyIBD Learning Education Programs
Throughout 2023, the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation is hosting virtual, in-person, and on demand MyIBD Learning education programs. Each program is created for patients and caregivers of all ages—wherever they are in their patient journey.
Uniting to Care & Cure
Engaging & empowering patients
Over 3 million patient and professional connections (a 50% increase) were made in 2020 through our education, support, and advocacy programs—including our timely COVID-19 resources.
Let's make an impact togetherSee how we're making an impact
New National Survey Shows Lack of Public Restrooms is Widespread Public Health Issue
November 17, 2022
Exploring uses of ultrasound in monitoring and treating IBD
November 17, 2022
A voice of support for veterans with IBD
November 11, 2022
Why having open conversations with your doctor is important
November 1, 2022
Support provided in part by:
IBD Help Center
Available Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST.
Crohn's & Colitis CommunityThe Foundation offers an Online Community where you can get the support you need in managing your condition 24/7. Participate in discussion boards, personal stories, submit questions and more. Get connected today!
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer-fueled organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improving the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. It was founded in 1967 by Irwin M. and Suzanne Rosenthal, William D. and Shelby Modell, and Henry D. Janowitz, M.D.