Addenbrooke’s Liver Transplant Association (ALTA)
Basildon & Thurrock Hep C Community Group
Meets the last Thursday of each month.
Please call 0845 155 3111 Ext 3078 for details
Blackburn Hep C Support
First Thursday of every month at the Jarman Centre 53 St James Street Blackburn BB1 6BE
Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre Haemochromatosis Support Group
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
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 quarterly in the evening at the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh EH8, 8PJ.
Edinburgh Genetic /Rare Liver Group for young people
Young persons group. Meets in the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh, EH8 8PJ.
Edinburgh Genetic/Rare Liver Condition Group
Adult group. Meetings will be from 6-8pm in the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh, EH8 8PJ.
Edinburgh Pre & Post Liver Transplant Support Group
Meets quarterly at Simpson House, 52 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH2 3NS from 12noon to 2pm
Forth Valley Support Group
This is a generic liver support group open to patients, carers and family members. This group runs quarterly at The Hub, 45 Vicar St, Falkirk FK1 1LL.
Glasgow Pre & Post Transplant Liver Group
Meets quarterly at Touchbase, Milnpark Street, Glasgow G41 from 12noon to 2pm.
Glasgow Rare/Genetic/Autoimmune Liver Conditions Group
This group is open to patients, family members and carers affected by a rare, genetic or autoimmune liver condition. The group runs quarterly in The Connal Building, 34 West George Street, Glasgow, G2 1DA
Glasgow Waverley Care Hep C Support Group
This is a peer support group, facilitated in conjunction with Waverley Care in Glasgow. It is held on the last Thursday of every month at Waverley Care, 12 Queens Crescent, Glasgow, G4 9AS.
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 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)
Hepatitis B Positive
Website and information line for people with Hepatitis B
0800 206 1899
Isle of Wight Liver Support
Joint Family Liver Support Group
Group offering joint support to individuals living with an alcohol or drug related liver condition and their family members. The group is being run in partnership with Scottish Families (SFAD) and will offer a range of social activities as well as opportunities to share experiences with others in a similar position.
Meets in the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh EH8 8PJ.
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
LIVAGAIN Liver Cancer Support Group
Group meets bi-monthly at the Cancer Health Centre
020 8668 0974
Manchester Royal Infirmary Liver Patients Support Group
Meets at Manchester Royal Infirmary
0161 276 8772
Newport & Gwent Liver Support
Group for all types of liver condition. Liver patients, their carers and families welcome. Meetings will be held in The Chapel, St Woolos Hospital, Stow Hill, Newport, NP20 4SZ.
Next meeting will be held on 21 July 2016 from 6pm to 8pm. For further details contact:
NHSBT Liver Patient Group
NHS Blood and Transplant Liver patient group. Meets at the Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ. Contact below for dates and times of next meeting.
01179 757422 Extension 37422
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.
Paisley Pre & Post Liver Transplant Support Group
This group is open to all patients and their carers and family members. Meets quarterly in Paisley Abbey PA1 1JG.
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.
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.
A national alcohol and drug charity that helps people make lifestyle changes.
Suite 5, Hilton House, Corporation Street, Rugby, CV21 2DN
01788 559 400
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)
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)