The Family Network offers fun activities that all the family can enjoy together. There are opportunities for children with Crohn's Disease or Ulcerative Colitis (the 2 main forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease - IBD), their parents and siblings to meet one another, share experiences and form mutually supportive friendships.
Inclusion in the Family Network is an additional benefit offered to Crohn's and Colitis UK members who have a child with IBD. You will receive:
- Invitations to family events and activities
- Our twice-yearly newsletter Network News
- Updates from the Network Group in your area
If you would like to attend Family Network events and activates nearest to you but require financial support please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to discuss this with you in confidence.
Crohn’s and Colitis UK already provide support services for young people and their families including:
To benefit from inclusion in the Family Network you need to be a member of Crohn's and Colitis UK with a child under the age of 18 with IBD. Once you are a member you need to register with the Family Network.
Photos from recent Family Network events