Fraser Valley East Chapter Meeting (Abbotsford area)

Chapter Meeting
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 McGeachie at tmcgeachie@crohnsandcolitis.ca.ca or call 250-213-7761.
Location  • 
Abbotsford Recreation Centre, 2499 McMillan Rd., Meeting Room 1, (Map)
Abbotsford, BC
Category  •  chm

  • 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.