Crohn's and Colitis UK is the working name for the National Association for Colitis and Crohn's Disease (NACC). Founded in 1979, the charity has been providing information and support, funding research and fighting for change by bringing together people of all ages who have been diagnosed with IBD, their families and friends, and the professionals involved in their care.
Headline facts relating to the operation of Crohn's and Colitis UK.
Membership is open to anyone who is 16 years and over. You can join in your own right, or perhaps you are a parent, family member, or a friend. You can also join if you are a health professional, or hospital representative, in fact anyone who wishes to support the work of our Charity. With your help we will have a stronger voice........
More than 120 projects have been funded by Crohn's and Colitis UK members since the Research Fund was started in 1984.
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Crohn’s and Colitis UK is a national charity whose purpose is to improve life for everyone affected by Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). These lifelong debilitating conditions affect over 260,000 people in the UK with nearly half of those being diagnosed each year under the age of 29.