Addenbrooke’s Liver Transplant Association (ALTA)
Online forum for anyone affected by AIH
Online information and support for those with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin deficiency.
Alpha-1 UK Support Group
Online forum, information and support for anyone affected by Alpha-1 Antitrypsin deficiency.
Basildon & Thurrock Hep C Community Group
Meets the last Thursday of each month.
Please call 0845 155 3111 Ext 3078 for details
Bath Community Liver Support Group
Meets on the 3rd Monday of the month (except bank holidays) from 6.30pm in Gastroenterology Department waiting area, Ward B57, Royal United Hospital Bath, BA1 3NG.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/532689996843485/
Blackburn Hep C Support
First Thursday of every month at the Jarman Centre 53 St James Street Blackburn BB1 6BE
Bristol Hepatitis C
Meets at Bristol Drugs Project, Brunswick Court, Brunswick Square, Bristol BS2 8PE
Every Monday (except bank holidays) 6.00pm to 7.30pm
0117 987 6000
C Change Support Group Bath
Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month 2-4pm at Space 2, New King Street Bath or
1st Tuesday of each month 7.30-9.30pm at The Information Takeaway, Monmouth Street, Bath BA1 2AN
C Level Support
0141 332 2520
C Plus (Edinburgh)
Cardiff Liver Support Group
An organisation that provides a blog, events and courses to support people to change their drinking habits.
Cornwall Liver Support
Meets on the 4th Monday of the month 12-1.30pm at Knowledge Spa, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro TR1 3DH.
Facebook group (Liver-ish Allsorts): https://www.facebook.com/groups/559485634168975/
Derby General Support Group
Group meets on first Monday of every month in the Education Suite of the Education Centre of Derby General Hospital between 2-4pm. General group for all conditions.
Pam Smith (Secretary)
01332 786543 / 07505 002886 / 01332 785424
Edinburgh Alcohol Related Liver Group
Alcohol liver condition group. Meets the last Wednesday of each month from 6.30 to 8.30pm at the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh EH8, 8PJ.
Edinburgh Pre & Post Liver Transplant
Meets bimonthly at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh hospital, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, 12noon to 2pm
Essex Liver Support Group
Group meets once a month at the Methodist Church in Chelmsford.
Exeter Liver Support Group
Meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm in the Medical Outpatients Department at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital.
01363 773807 / 07840 737 439
Facebook group available: http://www.facebook.com/groups/exeter.liversupport/
Genetic Liver Condition Group
Adult group. First meeting will be on Wednesday 23 September in Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh, EH8 8PJ at 7pm.
Haemochromatosis Merseyside North West
0776 804 2802
Haemochromatosis West Midlands Support Group
Meets twice per year. Next meeting Saturday 21 November 2015 from 10.30am in the Small Hall, St Nicolas Centre, Kings Norton, Birmingham B38 8RU. For full details contact Kieran as below.
0121 457 8986
Healthy C (Llanelli)
Support for patients and their friends and families
Meets first Tuesday of every month 5-7pm in the Prism building, Old Parish Hall, Llanelli.
07977486665 / 01554 783535
Hep C Norfolk
Meets the first Saturday of each month in central Norwich (see their website for details).
Richard Coates 01328 820657
Andrew 01603 440800
Hep C Positive Swindon
Meets on Mondays 6.30-8.30pm at Broadgreen Community Centre, Salisbury Street, Swindon SN1 2AN.
An informal group aiming to provide support and information for those affected by Hepatitis C.
Hep C Trust Support Groups (national)
0845 223 4424
Hepatitis B Positive
Website and information line for people with Hepatitis B
0800 206 1899
Hepatitis Foundation Brighton
ICP Support (national)
Isle of Wight Liver Support
Meet monthly at The Junction, Cedar House, Station Rd, Chepstow, NP16 5PB
Leeds Hepatitis C Support
Meets the last Monday of the month between 2-4pm at Unit 68, Brussels Street, Leeds.
Mandy Wallis (practice nurse)
Telephone: 0113 295 4840
Lincoln Alcohol Recovery Group
LIVAGAIN Liver Cancer Support Group
Group meets bi-monthly at the Cancer Health Centre
020 8668 0974
0191 370 2961
Manchester Royal Infirmary Liver Patients Support Group
Meets at Manchester Royal Infirmary
0161 276 8772
Norfolk and Norwich Liver Group
Group meets bi-monthly at the Norfolk and Norwich University hospital, Jack Prior Unit, Room 25, Level 3.
Northamptonshire Liver Support Group
Northern Ireland Transplant Association
Information and support for Transplantees living in Northern Ireland.
0131 556 6811
Plymouth Friends of Liver Lifeline
Meets 4th Thursday of every month from 6pm at Derriford Leisure Centre, Derriford Hospital, PL6 8DH
Sheila & Stephen Connolly
Portsmouth Hepatitis Support Group
Portsmouth Liver Group
Meets weekly at St Mary’s Recovery Centre (formerly Block C), Milton, Portsmouth 11am-2pm .
Offers one-on-one support and counselling for those with Hep C.
Queen Elizabeth Liver Patients Support Group
Meets at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.
RLUBH Liver Support
Meets 4th Monday of each month in the Gastroenterology Lecture Theatre (opposite clinic L) 6.15-7.30pm
Royal Liverpool Broadgreen University Hospital Liver Support
0151 285 4586
Royal Victoria Hospital Liver Support Group
Second Chance – Liver & Kidney Support
Southend Liver and Kidney Support Group
Weekly group meetings for anyone affected by liver or kidney disease and/or transplantation
Tel: 07958 352243
Sheffield Hep C Support
Provides advice, information and peer support. Meets fortnightly at 3 Headford Gardens, Sheffield, S3 7XB.
0114 273 5245
Southend Hepatitis C Peer Support Group
A CRI Gateway service meets every Friday at 2pm.
St James’s Liver Transplant Support Group
A national alcohol and drug charity that helps people make lifestyle changes.
Suite 5, Hilton House, Corporation Street, Rugby, CV21 2DN
01788 559 400
Teenage Genetic Liver Condition Group
Meets the last Tuesday of each month. Venue will be in Edinburgh area – to be confirmed.
Teeside Hepatitis C support
Meets weekly at the following venues:
Thursdays 5-6.30pm at Hope North East, 112-114 Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 2DY
Tuesdays 1-2pm at Netherfield Community Centre, Fulbeck Road, Ormesby, Middlesbrough, TS3 0RN
The Haemochromatosis Society (national)
Advice line: 03030 401102
The Recovery Partnership – Coventry
Health and Wellbeing group for Hepatitis C and co-infected patients. Meets first Thursday of every month 1.30pm – 3pm at 8 Ironmonger Row, Coventry CV1 1FD.
The Recovery Partnership – Rugby
Health and Wellbeing group for Hepatitis C and co-infected patients. Meets third Wednesday of every month 1.30pm – 3pm at 1 Regent Place, Rugby, CV21 2PJ
Torquay Hep C support
Group not currently running but some support is available at Torbay Hospital. If you need support or are interested in forming a support group in this area please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Warrington Hepatitis C support
Meets alternate Mondays 1-2pm at Pathways, CRI Warrington, 14-16 Bold Street, Warrington, WA1 1DL
Wilson’s Disease Support Group (national)
Worcester Hep C Support Group