The American Liver Foundation (ALF) funds research and informs the public
about liver disease. A nationwide network of chapters and support groups exists
to help people with liver disease and their families. ALF also sponsors a
national organ donor program to increase public awareness of the continuing
need for organs.
Hepatitis B Foundation
700 East Butler Avenue
Doylestown, PA 18901-2697
The Hepatitis B Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides
information and patient support programs to the public. It also funds research
seeking a cure for hepatitis B.
Hepatitis Branch—U.S. Centers for Disease Control and
The Hepatitis Branch of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
provides information about viral hepatitis online and by telephone. Pamphlets
also are available.
Hepatitis Foundation International
504 Blick Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20904-2901
This organization is a grassroots communication and support network for
people with viral hepatitis. It provides education to patients, professionals,
and the public about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of viral
hepatitis. The organization will make referrals to local support groups.