Greater San Diego and Desert Area Chapter

Support Groups

Here is a listing of the support groups in your area. 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.


Oceanside, CA

First Presbyterian Church of Oceanside, Fireside Room

2001 S El Camino Real, Oceanside, CA 92054, USA
Contact Emily Granger at 760-707-9300 or [email protected]

Meets: 3rd Tuesday Monthly, 6:30-8:00 PM

San Diego, CA - Health Holistically

North University Library

8820 Judicial Dr, San Diego, CA 92122, USA
Contact Pamela Nathan at [email protected] 

Meets: 2nd or 3rd Tuesday Monthly, 5:30-6:30 PM

Power of 2 Program

Are you newly diagnosed or experiencing new symptoms or treatment? Do you want insights from someone who’s been down the same path? Are you interested in peer-to-peer support? Are you having trouble finding a support group in your area?

Power of 2 is a peer-to-peer support program for individuals seeking to talk by phone to other patients or caregivers with IBD. If you are interested in learning more about the Power of 2 program, please e-mail [email protected] or call (888) 694-8872 x8.



9404 Genesee Ave
Suite 135
La Jolla, CA 92037
United States


(619) 497-1300

Upcoming Events


Champions of Hope

March 14, 2020

San Diego, CA


San Diego Patient Education Event 2020

April 18, 2020

La Jolla, CA


San Diego Take Steps

April 26, 2020

San Diego, CA
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