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Kingston Chapter Meeting

Our December meeting will be a combined social/holiday celebration. We hope you can join us!


The Kingston Chapter of Crohn's and Colitis Canada meets on the second 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 ulcerative colitis! Join us to find out what is coming up in your community, from education events, to fundraising events and more! For more information please contact Sherry Pang at spang@crohnsandcolitis.ca or call 613-806-7956
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Loyal Oarsman 724 Bath Road
Kingston
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KW Chapter Meeting

The KW Chapter of Crohn's and Colitis Canada meets on the second Wednesday of the month. Come on out to meet and connect with others living with, or supporting someone with, Crohn's disease or ulcerative 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 Brandow at nbradow@crohnsandcolitis.ca

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Superstore 875 Highland Road, Kitchener
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York Region Chapter Social

The York Chapter of Crohn's and Colitis Canada meets on the second Wednesday of every month, from September to June. Come on out to meet and connect with others living with, or supporting...
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Jakes on Main; 202 Main St Unionville, Unionville, ON L3R 2G9
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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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