Addenbrooke’s Liver Transplant Association (ALTA)
Alpha-1 Awareness (national)
Online information and support for those with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin deficiency.
Charity and online support forum for anyone affected by Cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer). They also provide information and support throughout the UK with patients and their carers.
Basildon & Thurrock Liver Support
Please call 01268 593078 for further information
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
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.
Cardiff Liver Support
New British Liver Trust in Wales support group for those affected by liver disease (and their families and carers). First meeting will take place in Heath Hospital in Cardiff on 14/06/2018 between 17:00 - 19:00
For more information or to attend please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Gwent Liver Support Group
Group providing ongoing support for patients, relatives and carers of those living with liver disease in the local area. Meets in The Chapel, St Woolos Hospital, Newport, NP20 4SZ from 6:30pm on the following dates:
21 May 2018
25 June 2018
23 July 2018
24 September 2018
29 October 2018
26 November 2018.
No need to book - just come along and meet the team, learn about available services and chat to others affected by liver disease.
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
LISTEN Support Group
The Group is for all those listed for transplant or post transplant at Kings College Hospital London. Meetings take place from 2pm to 4pm, on the third Monday of every month in the Liver Seminar Room (located in the Institute of Liver Studies, 2nd floor Cheyne Wing, Kings College Hospital). Meetings include a talk on a special topic for 30-45 minutes followed by general discussion and sharing of experiences.
Llanelli Liver Support
Support group for anyone living with or affected by liver disease. Meets on the third Thursday of each month in the boardroom at the Prince Phillip Hospital, Llanelli, SA14 8QF
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.
PBC Foundation (national)
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.
R-Space Recovery Group Liverpool
Help and support for people in recovery or who want to achieve or maintain their abstinence or sobriety. R-Space helps people overcome isolation and unhealthy living practice.
Meetings in north Liverpool (L11) and south Liverpool (L18) on a weekly basis.
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
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.
St James’s Liver Transplant Support Group
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 email@example.com
West Sussex Support Group
Support for patients, family and friends affected by any liver condition. The group meets regularly in Chichester, email Jim Cullen for details:
Wilson’s Disease Support Group (national)