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Fraser Valley East Chapter Meeting (Abbotsford area)

PLEASE NOTE, THERE ARE NO CHAPTER MEETINGS AT THIS TIME. Please check back on a regular basis for updates. For more information on the Abbotsford chapter (FVE) please contact Teri...
Abbotsford Recreation Centre, 2499 McMillan Rd., Meeting Room 1,
Abbotsford, BC

Volunteers at a chapter support meeting

Nanaimo Chapter Meeting

Please join us for the Nanaimo Chapter Meeting, Vancouver Island Regional Library, 6250 Hammond Bay Rd. Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 - 6:30 - 8:00pm The Crohn's and Colitis Canada...
Vancouver Island Regional Library, 6250 Hammond Bay Rd.,
Nanaimo BC, V9R 5N3

Julie-Anne Richards

Anxiety, Stress & Autoimmune Disorders

February 19 2019 6:00PM to 8:00PM PST Join others affected by Crohn's disease or colitis to learn from an expert clinical counselor with evidence-based strategies and techniques to promote...
University of Victoria 3800 Finnerty Rd. David Turpin Building Room: A102

Stories from the Crohn's and Colitis Community

Quick Fact

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.

Although 1 in 140 Canadians lives with inflammatory bowel disease, too few people know or understand this chronic, invisible illness. Help us raise awareness.

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Bring life with Crohn’s or colitis out from behind closed doors by sharing your experiences and raising awareness. Tell us about your experiences on our Facebook page.