Purple Friday - Virtual Social Event

12:30 – 14:00, 4 December 2020

Event detail

  • 12:30 – 14:00, 4 December 2020

Are you living with Crohn's or Colitis and wish to chat to others who may be going through similar experiences? You're not alone.

December 1-7 is Crohn's and Colitis Awareness Week and this year we're asking people to make a difference in a new way every single day.

Friday 4 December it 'Purple Friday' and a time to spread awareness but also a chance bring the purple to our virtual social event with others affected by Crohn's and Colitis.

The event will be a chance to chat, share experiences and potentially learn from others. Each event may have a specific topic but the overall discussion will be driven by what those attending wish to talk about and will be facilitated by a volunteer.

What to expect?

  • Virtually meet others who are affected by Crohn's or Colitis
  • Have a chance to share experiences
  • Discuss different topics
  • Share top tips on how to live well with Crohn's and Colitis
  • Learn more about Crohn's & Colitis UK

How do I sign up?

Please register for this free event via EventBrite. Each attendee requires a ticket to attend and must be 18 years old or over.

What will I need to take part?

All you need to join in is a laptop/tablet/phone/computer with access to a microphone and camera - this will allow you the option to be seen and heard during the online sessions. You will need a stable internet connection to use the video meeting software that we use.

What if I haven’t been sent the link?

We will be sending a link to everyone that has registered via Eventbrite a few days before the event will be taking place. The email we send might go into your junk folder so please check before the meeting starts that you can find it.

Please note these events are:

  • Not intended to provide medical or professional advice
  • Only for those aged 18+
  • One off events and not intended as support groups

If you have any questions

Please contact us at networks@crohnsandcolitis.org.uk

Each event has a maximum of 20 places so if you can’t attend please cancel your ticket to allow others to attend.