Last updated: January 2020

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Camp Celiac at Camp Arroyo in Livermore, CA
Session One: Saturday, July 18, 2019 through Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Session Two: Tuesday, July 21, 2020 through Friday, July 24 2020
Got to Registration opens February 1, 2020 on the camp website. Camp fills up quickly and usually has a wait list, so it’s best to register in the first two weeks of February. The wait list does move so later registrations are welcome. Please see the camp website for registration priority.

March 6-7, 2020
International Symposium
Columbia University Celiac Disease Center
Columbia University, New York, NY

October 24, 2020
National Celiac Conference
National Celiac Association
Norwood, MA

North Bay

Napa County
Celiac Community Foundation of Northern California 
Gluten-Free Events at Whole Foods in Napa
Are you on a gluten-free diet or interested in learning about gluten-related disorders? A support group for those with celiac disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity meets at the Culinary Center of Whole Foods in Napa, 3682 Bel Aire Plaza. Admission is free. Members of the public are welcome and sign-ups are not necessary unless specified. Meetings are sponsored by the Celiac Community Foundation of Northern California ( and Whole Foods Market, Napa.
Upcoming Meeting: On hiatus

Sonoma County
Celiac Community Foundation of Northern California
Gluten-Free Events at Whole Foods in Santa Rosa
The Celiac Community Foundation of Northern California partners with Whole Foods in the Coddingtown Mall in Santa Rosa to offer occasional gluten-free support meetings on Saturday mornings. The events are free and open to the public. We meet in the community room next to the Customer Service Desk. Questions? Contact:
Upcoming meeting: On hiatus

East Bay

Celiac & Gluten Free Discussion Group in Walnut Creek  
The Celiac & Gluten Free Discussion Group is a local partner of the National Celiac Association and meets to discuss matters of health and how to live a gluten free life!  We discuss gluten free products, vendors, restaurants and other topics of interest for people that are diagnosed celiac or simply wish to follow a healthy gluten free diet. Meeting fee is $3 per meeting or $10 per year.
Full 2020 schedule of meetings available by request.
Email list: If you wish to be on the email list, please send your name, address and email to Walter Moeller at or call 925-930-8875.

S.F. Peninsula, South Bay, Santa Cruz and Monterey

Santa Cruz Celiac
This is a Facebook group that provides support to those living with celiac disease and gluten intolerance in Santa Cruz County, California.

Santa Cruz Celiac Support Group
This group is primarily active on this “Celiac Bay Area” online support group (formerly a Yahoo Group):
Contact information: Pam Newbury 831-423-6904
Join the Celiac Bay Area online support group to connect with the local celiac community from Santa Cruz to San Francisco. We offer each other support in our journey to better health while living with celiac disease and gluten intolerance. Ask questions, exchange recipes, discover gluten-friendly restaurants and businesses, find out about local events, learn about the gluten-free diet, get product information, and, most important of all, receive support from members who are living gluten-free.  This is a non-commercial, non-professional online group. We do allow local celiac-friendly businesses to post occasional announcements, but please contact a moderator for guidelines first. Expand your celiac horizons and learn more about the local celiac community.

Generation GF San Francisco/Peninsula
Support group for kids and their parents
Peninsula GFFs Facebook
Contacts: Amy Fothergill
Check the Facebook page or contact Amy for upcoming events.

Sacramento Area and Davis

Sacramento Celiacs  This group is active on its Facebook page and organizes occasional events. It is for all Sacramento Area celiacs: children and teens with celiac, their parents, and adults with celiac. This is a group to support one another, to exchange gluten-free recipes, local restaurants that serve gluten-free or are gluten-free friendly, gluten-free cooking and baking classes, and to let you know of upcoming celiac events in the area. Contact: Joann Mitchell

Gluten-Free Group at the Davis Food Co-op
The Davis Food Co-op gluten-free group has a Facebook page

Central California

Central Coast Celiacs
Contact: Isabella Porter
Central Coast Celiacs provides information about Celiac Disease/Dermatitis Herpetiformis. Membership is free of charge. Central Coast Celiacs is a volunteer-only support group and a chapter of the Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF)
For meetings and information, please go to:

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