Family Network

Family Network

About us

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

You can register your interest in our Family Days by to be the first to receive event information & registration instructions for all other upcoming events by clicking here

If you would like to attend Family Network events and activates nearest to you but require financial support please contact us at 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.


Recent Family Network events:

Our Events

  • Social

Cardiff Paediatrics Crohn’s and Colitis Family Day

26 May 2018

Westgate St, Cardiff CF10 1NS

  • Camps

OVER THE WALL: Crohn’s and Colitis Family Camp Weekend - Staffordshire

24 August 2018

Whitemoor Lakes, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 8QT

  • Camps

OVER THE WALL: Crohn’s and Colitis Family Camp Weekend - Wiltshire

12 October 2018

Liddington PGL, Liddington Fox Hill, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN4 0DZ

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