Young Person Films

Family In The Park

Our young person films highlight the challenges younger people with Crohn's and Colitis face and how they are coping with issues relating to their disease. This project received funding from the People’s Postcode Trust. 

Family In The Park


Scarlett shares her experience of managing her schoolwork while living with Ulcerative Colitis:

Read our guide for schools.

Leaving Home - University

Rhiannon shares her experience of leaving home and starting University while living with Ulcerative Colitis:

Read our guide for students.


Ella shares her experience of having a relationship while living with Crohn's Disease:

Read our guide on sexual relationships and IBD.

Transition into adult care

Cory, Scarlett and Ella share their experience of moving from pediatric to adult care:

Read our information sheet on transition.

Telling People about your illness

CJ shares his experience of telling people about his Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD):

Read our guide for employees.

People’s Postcode Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Our project received £17,000 from the Trust to create films documenting the experience of young people living with Crohn's and Colitis. People's Postcode Lottery Image


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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 help by:

  • Providing information about Crohn’s and Colitis.

  • Listening and talking through your situation.

  • Helping you to find support from others in the Crohn’s and Colitis community.

  • Signposting you to specialist organisations.

Please be aware we’re not medically or legally trained. We cannot provide detailed financial or benefits advice or specialist emotional support.

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.

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