These resources offer more information about Crohn’s disease
The following resources have been compiled to help you get support outside the HUMIRA AbbVie Care programme. We hope you find them useful.
Own Your IBD
An information portal for New Zealanders with, or caring for someone with, Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, which are both inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). This site has been developed by AbbVie.
Crohn’s and Colitis New Zealand
Crohn’s and Colitis New Zealand is a charitable trust that aims to provide support, advice and information to interested people who have Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis and their families and caregivers.
Toilet Map New Zealand
For people with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, finding the nearest available toilet can often be a critical situation. Toilet Map lists more than 7,500 public toilets in New Zealand.
Other resources from overseas. Please note that treatment available in other countries may not be available in New Zealand.
Crohn’s and Colitis Australia
Center for Digestive Diseases Australia
Crohn’s and Colitis UK
Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand
Talk with your doctor
We’ve put together a checklist that you can take along to your gastroenterologist visit to discuss symptoms and treatment options.