Share your story

Reach out and share your story There might be someone out there who wants to listen Whilst our stories may not be the same It’s good to talk, it keeps me sane It’s nice to know that we are not alone In this journey that’s called Crohn’s   p.s I find writing really therapeutic, it…

We don’t need no education We don’t need no thought control

IBD Patient Education Programme I attended my first ever IBD patient education programme recently, this was a big step for me as I don’t like being alone with people I don’t know, where you normally have to make some small talk and I generally feel uncomfortable in these environments, aswell as fear of the unknown.

Guiding Hand

When you step off the path I hope I can be there to put you back on And when you reach out I promise that I won’t just be gone We all come off balance and sometimes lose our way And I will try my best not to lead you astray But I can’t be…

Belonging – Community

Having any illness or disease can be lonely. Now I have never been a social butterfly, but since my diagnosis and having periods of unwell where I haven’t felt like leaving the house and I have started to feel isolated and withdrawn. I joined the crohns and colitis facebook group to more understand that there…