How we write our information

Crohn’s & Colitis UK is an accredited member of The Information Standard scheme for health and social care information producers.

Our information displays The Information Standard quality mark. This means we have been through a rigorous assessment to make sure the information, booklets and publications we produce are clear, accurate, impartial, evidence-based, and up-to-date. 

Other requirements include:

  • Keeping a record of the evidence sources we use for each publication
  • Consulting medical, healthcare and other professionals to review draft publications
  • Gathering feedback and comments on draft publications from people affected by Crohn's or Colitis – through our Readers Panel
  • Recording any conflicts of interest of those who review our draft publications 

If you would like more information about the sources of evidence we use, and/or any conflicts of interests, please email the Publications Team at

You can also write to us at Crohn’s & Colitis UK, 1 Bishop Square, Hatfield, AL10 9NE, or contact us through our Information Service: 0300 222 5700.