Local Resources

Find support and connect with others in the IBD community—wherever you are. 


The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation has a variety of local resources and events across the country. From chapters and support groups to educational programs and special events, there’s a way for everyone to get involved.

Our Chapters

Our nationwide network of chapters brings the work of the Foundation to a community level. Attend special events, get support and make a difference by participating in a chapter near you.

Find a Chapter

Support Groups

Support groups provide a space for patients and caregivers to share stories, find answers and connect to those who understand the unique challenges of living with IBD. Our chapter network hosts more than 200 local support groups throughout the United States.

Find a Support Group or visit our Online Community

Local Events

At our events, IBD patients, caregivers and supporters come together to empower one another and have fun—all while driving critical research, education and advocacy efforts. Use our search tool to look for education programs, galas, fundraising events and more in your area.

Find an Event

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Let's keep in touch! Enter your email and zip code to get updates from your local chapter, read the latest on our IBDVisible blog, and hear what's new at the Foundation. We'll also send you our latest Foundation Research Update publication when you sign up.