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Resources in Our Area


Support groups provide a place for individuals affected by a similar condition or circumstance to provide and receive support and share their experiences.

Not all support groups are facilitated by an American Liver Foundation volunteer. Some support groups are facilitated by 3rd party organizations and individuals in this region.


Honolulu, Hawaii:
HepCats (Hepatitis C & B Support Group in Honolulu)

Life Foundation - Directions
677 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 229
Honolulu, HI 96813

Meets: Third Thursday every month, 6:30 p.m.

Located in the Gold Bond Building, diagonally across from Comp USA. Parking along Keawe and Coral Streets.

Contact Ken Akinaka (The Hepatitis Prevention, Education, Treatment, and Support Network of Hawaii) for more information.

Phone: (808) 221-6204
Email: kenakinaka@aol.com

 

Hilo, Hawaii:
Hilo Family Health Center

Hilo Family Health Center - Directions
1178 Kinoole Street, Building B
Hilo, HI 96720

Hepatitis B & C education, support groups and treatment. Marshallese & Chuukese interpreters available. Call for more information, including dates and times for support groups.

Contact Charlotte Grimm (Director of Clinical Operations) for more information.

Phone: 808-934-3217
Web: www.bayclinic.org
Email: cgrimm@bayclinic.org

 

San Diego, California:
La Jolla Hep C Support Group

Green Hospital, Scripps Clinic - Directions
10666 N. Torrey Pines Road
2nd Floor Amphitheatre
La Jolla, CA 92037

Meets: 1st Wedesday of every month

Contact Richard Hellman (Scripps Health) for more information.

Phone: 858-554-8156

 

San Diego, California:
Transplant Caregivers-Only Support Group

Scripps Transplant Center Conference Room - 2 North - Directions
10666 N. Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037

Meets: 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The group is free, open to anyone who is or has been a transplant caregiver, anyone who can benefit from a caring, supportive network of people who want to help each other at what is one of the most difficult times in a person’s life.

Contact Richard Hellman (Scripps Health) for more information.

Phone: (858) 554-8156
Email: Hellman.Richard@scrippshealth.org

 

Page updated: June 17th, 2015