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
Berkshire HealthMakers aim to help people better manage their long term health condition and improve quality of life through their six week self-management courses which run throughout the year. Courses are available to anyone living with a long term health condition in East Berkshire (Ascot, Bracknell, Maidenhead, Sandhurst, Slough and Windsor) area.
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
Capital C Group
This group offers support to individuals living with Hepatitis C and their affected family members. The group meets quarterly in the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh EH8 8PJ.
The first meeting of this new group will be on Wednesday 3rd May 2017.
Dundee Liver Support
This group is open to anyone affected by any liver condition. The group runs quarterly in Dundee Carers Centre, Seagate House, 132-134 Seagate, Dundee DD1 2HB.
The first meeting of this new group will be on Wednesday 17th May 2017 from 12-2pm.
Edinburgh Alcohol Related Liver Group
Alcohol related liver condition group. Meets twice a year 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 quarterly in the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh, EH8 8PJ.
Edinburgh Genetic/Rare Liver Condition Group
Adult group that meets quarterly from 6-8pm in the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh, EH8 8PJ.
Edinburgh Pre & Post Liver Transplant Support Group
This group meets quarterly in the Royal Infirmary Edinburgh and is an invitation only group by referral from clinicans at the Royal Infirmary.
Family Liver Support Group – Edinburgh
Group offering support to families who are affected by a family member’s alcohol and/or drug misuse and raising awareness of the issues that affect them. The group is being run in partnership with Scottish Families (SFAD). The group meets twice a year in the Serenity Café, The Tun, 8 Jacksons Entry, Edinburgh EH8 8PJ.
Family Liver Support Group – Glasgow
Group offering support to families affected by a family member’s alcohol and/or drug misuse and raising awareness of the issues that affect them. The group is run in partnership with Scottish Families Affected by Drugs and Alcohol (SFAD). The group meets twice per year at 12 Queens Crescent, Glasgow G4 9AS.
Forth Valley Support Group
This is a liver support group for all liver conditions 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
This group meets twice per year in Glasgow Royal Infirmary and is by invitation only from the transplant team.
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
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 (London)
Meets at the Hep C Trust offices, 27 Crosby Row, London SE1 3YD. Informal support and information meetings run every other Monday except bank holidays. All welcome at 6pm for refreshments with meeting from 6.30pm to 7.45pm.
0845 223 4424
Hepatitis B Positive
Website and information line for people with Hepatitis B
0800 206 1899
Isle of Wight Liver Support
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.
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.
Renfrewshire Pre & Post Liver Transplant Support Group
This group is a patient led support group for pre and post transplant patients, their carers and family members. Meets quarterly in Paisley Abbey PA1 1JG.
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
SOS Cancer Support Group
Meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from January 2018 at Cancer Care, Slynedales, Slyne Road, Lancaster LA2 6ST. Supports patients and carers with personal experience of stomach, oesophageal, liver or pancreatic cancers in the Morecambe Bay area.
Ian and Jinty Hay
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
West Sussex Support Group
The first meeting of this new group will take place on Wednesday 14 June 2017 from 6pm to 8pm at The Laburnum Centre, Lyon Street, Bognor Regis PO21 1UX
Wilson’s Disease Support Group (national)