Gutsy Peer Support


Please note that due to some changes to our program, this site will become inactive as of April 1st, 2019. If you are an individual who has been newly diagnosed with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, or your diagnosis or life situation has recently changed, and you would like to be matched with one of our trained mentors, please contact us at info@gutsypeersupport.ca and we will follow up with you shortly to advise you of the next steps.


Crohn's and Colitis Canada's Gutsy Peer Support is a peer-to-peer support program for Canadians affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

The key goals of the Gutsy Peer Support program are to provide:

  • one-on-one advice on how to deal with aspects of everyday living with Crohn’s and colitis such as work, school, relationships, stress/anxiety, and travel
  • emotional support (does not include providing therapeutic/ treatment/medical advice).


Please note that due to some changes to our program, this site will become inactive as of April 1st, 2019. If you are an individual who has been newly diagnosed with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, or your diagnosis or life situation has recently changed, and you would like to be matched with one of our trained mentors, please contact us at info@gutsypeersupport.ca and we will follow up with you shortly to advise you of the next steps.


Crohn's and Colitis Canada's Gutsy Peer Support is a peer-to-peer support program for Canadians affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

The key goals of the Gutsy Peer Support program are to provide:

  • one-on-one advice on how to deal with aspects of everyday living with Crohn’s and colitis such as work, school, relationships, stress/anxiety, and travel
  • emotional support (does not include providing therapeutic/ treatment/medical advice).