Wisconsin Chapter

Support Groups

Please click on the name of the group for more information. 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.

We are always looking for volunteer facilitators! We are in greatest need of facilitators in these areas:

  • Western Wisconsin
  • Northern Wisconsin
  • Central Wisconsin

Please contact Education Manager Kelly Fitzgerald if you're interested in starting an IBD support group. 

 

Grafton, WI

Grafton, WI 53024

Join our free Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Support Group in Ozaukee County to get the support you need in managing your condition. Our meetings provide patients and their loved ones the opportunity to share their stories, seek emotional support, find answers to their questions and connect with a community who share their challenges.

Contact [email protected] prior to meeting for location.
Meets: Monthly from 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

 

Green Bay, WI 

235 N Jefferson St, Green Bay, WI 54301

This group meets at the Downtown Green Bay YMCA.
Contact Noel at [email protected]
Meets: Third Tuesday of each month from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m

 

Madison, WI

750 University Row, Madison, WI 53705

This group is in need of a volunteer facilitator.

Meets at UW Health Digestive Center, Room 106. Topics include traveling with IBD, diet and nutrition, coping with depression and stress, role of relationships, creating a treatment team, intimacy and IBD, drugs used to treat IBD, and arthritis and IBD. Some months our meeting will be an open group discussion. Other months we will invite speakers to talk with the group. We will announce the speakers prior to the meetings via our group email list that will go out monthly with group/speaker updates. 

Contact [email protected] to be added to the email list.
Meets: Second Thursday of each month

 

Milwaukee, WI 

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226

This group is in need of a volunteer facilitator.

This group meets at Froedtert Hospital, in Clinical Cancer Center Conference Room L.
Contact [email protected]
Meets: Second Monday of each month

 

Milwaukee, WI Parents Support Group

8700 W Watertown Plank Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

This group is for parents of children with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. The group meets at the Community Conference Center. Use Entrance #4 and enter the parking lot from 87th St.
Contact [email protected]
Meets: Second Tuesday of every other month

 

Location

17100 W Bluemound Rd
Suite 101
Brookfield, WI 53005
United States

Contact

(414) 475.5520

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