Northwest Chapter

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Welcome to the Northwest Chapter!

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. We serve Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska.

Are you newly diagnosed with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis? Click here for important resources and information. 

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Thank you to our Northwest Chapter sponsors:

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9 Lake Bellevue Dr #203
Bellevue, WA 98005
United States


(425) 451-8455
(877) 703-6900

Chapter Events

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures house party

spin4 crohn's & colitis cures house party is a virtual event that will unite participants across the country for an epic experience.

December 5, 2020

Seattle, WA

2020 Race in Orange: Seattle Team

Team Challenge is excited to announce a new option in the fight against Crohn's & Colitis. Whether you love to run/walk a 5k, get dirty in a mud run, cruise in a cycle event, or tri a can now help support the Foundation's mission with no fundraising commitment!

December 31, 2020

Seattle, WA
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Local News

Dr. Karlee Ausk, WA CMAC Chair

Local Docs Featured in National Programming

Recently, Washington's Chapter Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC) Chair, Dr. Karlee Ausk of Swedish Health Services and CMAC superstar, Dr.

October 29, 2020

2020 Fall Northwest Education Conference

Patient and Caregiver Video Library Now Available Via YouTube

One of the outcomes of transitioning from in-person to virtual programming in 2020 has been the creation of a new video library which now provides on demand access of educational programming by local professionals for our patients, caregivers and providers.

September 16, 2020

Seattle Children's IBD Education Day

A time for patients, families, friends, & caregivers to learn more about living with IBD!   Topics include:

September 14, 2020

Mental Training - Movement & IBD

Movement and IBD: The Right Kind of Physical Activity ~ recording available!

Movement and IBD: The Right Kind of Physical Activity

July 25, 2020

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