Caregiver Support Organizations

We know that many people living with IBD need a bit of extra support. We are here to help with a listing of outside organizations, companies, and services that can make your life easier or assist you with getting the care that you need. Caregivers deserve and are entitled to as much support as they give their loved ones. These organizations can help.


If you are looking for a specific resource not on this list, please contact our IBD Help Center.


The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation does not endorse the services offered by the organizations listed below. This is offered for informational purposes only.



Caregiver Action Network

Caregiver Action Network (CAN) is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the more than 90 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age.


Caregiver Help

A support group program developed for people who are caring for individuals that are aging, disabled, or living with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Huntington’s, and other progressive and degenerative diseases.


Family Caregiver Alliance

For more than 40 years, FCA has provided services to family caregivers of adults with physical and cognitive impairments, including assessment, care planning, direct care skills, wellness programs, respite services, and legal/financial consultation vouchers.


The Caregiver Space

The Caregiver Space provides a safe and open space—at no cost to you—where you can be real about what it’s like to care for someone dealing with a serious disability or illness. Their community of caregivers is a place to ask questions, share experiences, get real answers, or just get things off your chest.


The Center for Chronic Illness

A nonprofit organization based in Seattle, Washington whose mission is to promote well-being and decrease isolation for those impacted by chronic illness through support and education. CCI focuses on three main pillars in providing support and education to the chronic illness community: Emotional Well-being, Health Education, and Community.


Today's Caregiver

Caregiver Media Group - which includes Today's Caregiver magazine, caregiving books, custom publications, the Fearless Caregiver Conferences, and - is a leading provider of information, support and guidance for family and professional caregivers.