Simcoe County Chapter Meeting

The Simcoe County Chapter of Crohn's and Colitis Canada meets on the second Thursday 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 social opportunities and more! For more information please contact Shelby Hemingway at shemingway@crohnsandcolitis.ca.
 
Location  • 
Travelodge Barrie; 300 Bayfield St.
Barrie
Category  •  chm

  • 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.