Crohn’s and Colitis
Crohn’s & Colitis Support Group Lancashire offers holistic and emotional support through workshops and online education.
Our aim is to reduce isolation and inspire body confidence after bowel surgery by empowerment through our campaign IBD Beauty & The Bag.
With a focus on training and educating about Inflammatory Bowel Disease we can spread awareness of life with an invisible illness.
You are not alone.
Believe you can and you will.
I have lived with Crohn’s disease for over 12 years and an Ostomate for 7.
I want to help support others by bringing people living with IBD together. I live in Lancashire and quickly realised there was a need for local support which is why I set up the Crohn’s & Colitis Support Group Lancashire.
I realised during my journey that to heal was to talk to others, and this group was set up with that in mind.
Read my story here
If you would like to share your story, please get in touch.
W O R L D I B D D A Y Living with IBD can be a really lonely world and unless you are living with it day in day out, can be hard to understand. One day I’m taking on the world and the next I’m just trying to make it through the day, despite always being super busy....
The event included an informative talk on diet, stress, relaxation techniques and mindfulness.
This week we have officially launched our campaign @ibd_beauty_and_the_bag to inspire and empower body confidence after bowel surgery. It's not something that is talked about enough and it's a very real feeling. At just 24 years old I had to learn to adapt to a new...
How You Can Get Involved
We are always looking for volunteers to help with events, content for the website and outreach programmes. If you would like to offer your time please contact us below.
Do you have a story to tell or a skill to share with those living with Inflammatory Bowel Disease?
We are looking for guest speakers in nutrition, exercise, holistic therapies and medical services as well as stories from individuals or families of those living with this invisible illness.
If you would like to help fundraise to support this cause please contact us on the button below.