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PKIDs (Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases)
National network. Founded 1996. Provides informational and educational support for parents of children with chronic viral infectious diseases, with an emphasis on Hepatitis B and C. Opportunity for parents, children and teens to share information and experiences. Publications, advocacy and phone support. Online e-mail list, support group and other resources.
P.O. Box 5666
Vancouver, WA 98668
Voice: 1-877-557-5437 or 360-695-0293
Hepatitis B Foundation
International. Founded 1991. Support and information for persons affected by Hepatitis B. Dedicated to finding a cure for Hepatitis B. Funds research, advocacy, information and referrals, educational literature, newsletter, conferences, confidential phone and e-mail support. Referrals to liver specialists. Suggested donation $40.
Hepatitis B Foundation
3805 Old Easton Rd.
Doylestown, PA 18902
HCV: Hepatitis C Anonymous
Online. 12-Step. Provides support through message board and regularly scheduled chats. Articles, newsletters and matching program. Offers packets containing information on starting local groups.
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