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Niagara Region Chapter Meeting

Join us at a Niagara Chapter Meeting to meet others in our community who are taking on Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. We share stories, learn from our experiences, and generally have a...
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Real Canadian Superstore; 411 Louth Street, St. Catharines L2S4A2
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Gutsy Walk Planning Meeting

The Gutsy Walk is Crohn's and Colitis Canada's signature, national fundraising event. We invite you to join us and help plan a great day of fun, camaraderie and fundraising for our Ottawa-Gatineau participants! Open to anyone who would like to get involved. 

To RSVP or for more information please contact Sherry Pang at spang@crohnsandcolitis.ca or call 613-806-7956
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Dymon Storage - boardroom 1554 Carling Ave
Ottawa
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Hamilton Chapter Meeting

The Hamilton Chapter of Crohn's and Colitis Canada meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month, from September to June. Come on out to meet and connect with others living with, or supporting someone with, Crohn's disease or colitis! Join us to find out what is coming up in your community, from education events, to social opportunities and more! For more information please contact Nicole

Directions
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Fortinos, Community Room 1579 Main St W
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Impact Stories

Quick Fact

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 150 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.
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