Want to get involved in research?

The best quality research happens when people with Crohn’s and Colitis are involved, and you can make a difference at every stage of research.

Want to get involved in research?

The best quality research happens when people with Crohn’s and Colitis are involved, and you can make a difference at every stage of research.

There are many ways you can get involved in research. Read more about them and see all the projects looking for people to take part below.

Research into Crohn’s and Colitis should include people from all sections of our community to ensure the outcomes from the research meet the needs of everyone affected by the conditions, regardless of ethnicity, age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, religion, or belief. And good news - there’s exciting and rewarding ways to get involved in research for everyone!

If you're a researcher looking for support with recruiting people with Crohn's and Colitis into your study, please click here for more information.



Helpline service

Helpline
Service

We know it can be difficult to live with, or support someone living with these conditions. But you’re not alone. We provide up-to-date, evidence-based information and can support you to live well with Crohn’s or Colitis.

Our helpline team can provide information on a range of subjects including:

  • Managing Symptoms
  • Disability benefits
  • Medication
  • Diet
  • Test and diagnosis
  • Wellbeing
  • Employment
  • Help to find support from others living with the condition

Please contact us via telephone, email or LiveChat - 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday (except English bank holidays).

If you need specific medical advice about your condition, your GP or IBD team will be best placed to help.