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HEPATITIS C CALENDAR OF EVENTS
AND HEPATITIS C SUPPORT GROUP MEETING EVENTS

Hepatitis C (HCV) Awareness Events and Liver Meetings

Hepatitis C Training Workshop
The goal of the Hepatitis C Training Workshops is to provide unbiased and quality education to the HCV community and to the general public. The vision is that the training workshops will provide HCSP certified HCV Educators for local agencies.
August 20, 2013- Jackson-Madison County Health Department, Jackson, TN
August 22, 2012- Midway College, Lexington, KY
September 25, 2013- Oklahoma City County Health Department, OK City, OK
September 26, 2013- Tulsa County Health James O. Goodwin Health Center Auditorium-room 200, Tulsa, OK
more info: http://www.hcvadvocate.org/community/events.asp

2013 Viral Hepatitis Summit Series
Hepatitis Foundation International sponsors one day professional education and training summits for health professionals and others working with people who are affected by or infected with viral hepatitis including: nurse practitioners, nurses, counselors, case managers, physician assistants, public health professionals and others.
St. Louis, MO: Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013
More Info: www.HepatitisFoundation.org
Hepatitis Foundation International Observes World Hepatitis Day, July 28, 2013

A Concert To Raise Awareness About Hepatitis C
August 31, 2013
Powdersville High School Auditorium 145 Hood Road, Greenville, SC 29611
more info http://www.hcvadvocate.org/community/community_pdf/C_This_Is_What_It_Is.pdf

Hemophilia Walk
October 26, 2013
Lincoln Memorial/Reflecting Pool Independence Avenue, SW & 23rd Street, SW Washington, DC 20001
More Info: http://dchemophiliawalk.webs.com/

Hepatitis C Teleconferences on Tuesday nights
Join us every Tuesday from 7pm to 9pm CST.
Listen to speakers discuss various hepatitis C related topics,
followed by a question and answer session, and time to "chat."
Teleconference is free and confidential.
http://www.hepcmo.org for more information


Hepatitis C (HCV) Support Groups

Alabama Gulf Coast Liver Support Group
Where: Iwak,5600 Girby Road, Mobile, Alabama 36693
When: Meets Every Other Month, 3rd Thursday At 7:00 Pm
More Info: 251.660.5555 or http://www.gulfcoastliversupport.com

Arizona Hepatitis C Coalition
Where: Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center,1111 E Mcdowell Road, Phoenix, AZ 85006
When: 1st Tuesday Of Each Month 6:30pm
More Info: 602.251.2700

California Hepatitis C Support Group
Where: Quan Yin Healing Arts Center, 455 Valencia, San Francisco, CA
When: 2nd & 4th Thursday Of The Month, 6:30 - 7:45pm
More Info: Mark Sorensen, RN, BSN 415.861.4964

California Hep C Support Group
When: Thursdays 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EACH WEEK.
Where: L.A. Shanti, 1616 N. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles, CA. 90028
Notes: Emotional support group for people dealing with Hepatitis C. THIS IS NOT A DROP-IN GROUP. Please call (323) 962-8197 ext. *316 for more information.

Colorado Hepatitis C Support Groups
For more information visit http://www.hepc-connection.org
They also have a toll-free HelpLine that people around the U.S. can call if they have questions, need support, want a referral to a support group, etc. The number is 1-800-522-HEPC (4372)

Connecticut Hepatitis Community
Where: Uconn Health Center (Research Building),263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, Ct
When: Meets 2nd Wednesdays From 7:00 - 9:00pm
More Info: Marty Thayer 860.628.9750

Delaware Hepatitis C Support Group
Where: Kent Campus/Bayhealth Med Center/General Foods Conference Center
640 S. State Street,Dover, Delaware,19901
When: 7:00 - 8:00 Pm 2009 Dates: 9/24, 10/22, 11/19, 12/17 Contact Name/Phone: Terry Towne MSN, RN 302.744.6724

Florida Tallahassee HEPATITIS SUPPORT GROUP
When: 7:00 to 9:00 PM, First Monday of every month
Where: TMH Diabetes Clinic, 1981 Capital Circle Northeast, Tallahassee, Florida
More Info: 850-443-8029 or Susan at Susan.cason@tmh.org or Pam at figment@nettally.com

Florida Hep C Alert
Where: The Fort Lauderdale Health Center, 2421 Sw 6th Ave,
2nd Floor Conference Room, Fort Lauderdale, FL
When: 1st Monday Of Every Month, 6:00 - 8:00pm
More Info: 305.893.7992 or toll free 877.435.7443

Georgia Hep C Support
Where: Woodstock Community Church, 8534 Main Street, Woodstock, Georgia, 30188
When: 3rd Tuesday Of Every Month 7:00 - 9:00 Pm
More Info: Frankie Lynn 770.720.8258

Hawaii Hepcats Hepatitis C & B Support Group
Where: Life Foundation, Suite # 226, 677 Ala Moana Blvd.,Honolulu, Hawaii
When: The Open Hepatitis Community Forum Is From 5:30 - 7:00 Pm.
More Info: Tim Fedorka 808.375.8160 Ken 808.221.6204

Idaho Hepatitis Support Group
Where: Kootenai Medical Center Classrooms,Coeur D'Alene, Idaho
When: 1st Saturday Of The Month 9:00 - 10:30
More Info: Sarah 208.651.1788

Illinois Sangamon County Hepatitis Support Group
Where: Sangamon County Department Of Public Health
1415 East Jefferson, Main Floor Conference Room, Springfield, Illinois, 62703
When: 3rd Monday Of Every Month 6:00 - 8:00pm More Info: Don Hunt 217.789.2182

Indiana Hip On Hep C Support Group
Where: Dekalb Medical Arts Center Conference Room 303
1314 East Seventh Street, Auburn, Indiana, 46706
When: 3rd Friday Of Every Month, 6:00pm
More Info: Christie Soaper, 260.927.8180

Kansas City Hepatitis Alliance
Where: Sheffield Life Center,5700 Winner Rd, Kansas City, Kansas
When: 4th Tuesday Of Every Month, 6:45 - 7:45pm
More Info: Ruth Corbett 913.754.6077

Kentucky Hepatitis C Support Group
Where: Frankfort Yoga Studio, Mcclure Bldg, 3rd Floor
306 West Main St, Frankfort, Kentucky, 40601
More Info: Charles 502.395.8376 OR Greg 502.275.2711

Kentucky Louisville Area Support And Hope For Hepatitis C
Where: Gilda's Club, 630 Baxter Ave, Louisville, Kentucky, 40204
When: 2nd Tuesday Of The Month 6:30 - 8:00 Pm
More Info: Kathy: 502.643.7428 or http://www.lashforhepc.net

Louisiana Hepatitis C Support
Where: Independence Lodge Office Community Room
2319 Riverwood Dr, Bossier City, Louisiana, 71111
When: Every 3rd Thursday Of The Month From 6:30 - 8:30 Pm
More Info: Jackie Sample at 318.742.4790 or http://nwlahcvsupport.bravehost.com/

Maine Living With Hepatitis
Where: Maine Medical Center,22 Bramhall St., Portland, Maine O4102
When: 3rd Tuesday Of The Month, 6:00 - 7:30 More Info: 207.662.4514 or http://www.mmc.org

Maryland Help & Hope For Hepatitis
Where: St Joseph Med Center, Canticle Room
7601 Osler Dr, Towson, Maryland, 21204
When: 1st Wednesday Of The Month
More info: Dawn 410.574.1146

MASSACHUSETTS HEPATITIS B & C SUPPORT
Where: Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
When: First Wednesday of every month
Call Tiffany at 617-638-6576.

Michigan Hepatitis C Foundation
Where: Lacks Cancer Center (Grand Room)
250 Cherry St Se, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
When: 1st Thursday Of Every Month, 7:00 - 9:00pm
More Info: John Dykstra 616.531.4189 or http://www.mihepc.org

Minnesota Hep C Cats
Where: Whitney Senior Center, 1527 Northway Drive, St. Cloud, Minnesota 56303
When: 3rd Monday Or Tuesday Of The Month 6:00 Pm (Call Confirm Day)
More Info: Roy Van Horne 320 266.3515 or http://thehepcats.blogspot.com

Missouri Hepatitis C Alliance
Where: University Hospital, Main Street Conference Room, Columbia, Missouri
When: Second Monday Of The Month 7:00- 8:30 Pm
More Info: Bruce: 866.434.1975

Nevada Carson City HCV Support Group
Where: Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center, Aspen Auditorium,Carson City, Nevada
When: 2nd Monday Of The Month, 6-8:00pm
More Info: Sandy Curl 775.883.5415

New Jersey Saint Peter's University Hospital Support Group
When: Third Wednesday of EACH MONTH, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Third-floor Conference Room of the Center for Ambulatory Resources
240 Easton Ave., New Brunswick, NJ.
More Information: call 732-745-8600, ext. 8169

New Mexico HCV Information Group
Where: University Of Nm Hospital 2nd Floor, Manzano Room (In Cafeteria)
2211 Lomas Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico,87106
When: 3rd Tuesday Of Every Month 5:00 - 6:00 PM
More Info: Louise Smith, RN or Lucinda Yates, RN 505.272.1453

New York Chinatown Asian Liver Health Support Group
HBV Awareness, Education and Support Group in Chinese Language
Date and Time: First Tuesday of the month 2-3PM
Place: NY Public Library 33 East Broadway, 3rd Floor New York, NY 10013
Facilitator: Arline Loh, (646) 962-4731 arline.loh@gmail.com or ARL2005@med.cornell.edu
*Open to the public. Refreshments provided

New York St. Vincent's Hepatitis C Support Group Meeting
Date: We meet the third Tuesday of each month.
Where: St. Vincent's Hospital, 170 West 12th Street, Coleman Building, Room 1249, New York, NY
This meeting is open to anyone impacted by or interested in Hepatitis C. It's been established that a strong social support helps people dealing with a difficult condition. Come join us to add to your support system. We try to offer education, information and a shoulder with a network.
More Info: Lillian de Mauro, she can be reached at lilliandem@gmail.com 607-746-7199 or 917-385-2480

New York Hepatitis C support group
6:30 p.m. second Tuesday of each month
Family of New Paltz, 51 N. Chestnut St., New Paltz, NY
More info call (845) 255-8801

North Carolina HCV Support Group
Where: Duke University, Room 2993, 2nd Floor Of Duke South,Durham, North Carolina When: 4th Thursday Of Each Month 6:30 - 8:00 PM
More Info: LJ 919-613-6598

North Dakota Hepatitis Support Group
Where: Medcenter One- Outpatient Services Building
414 N 7th ST, Bismarck, North Dakota
When: 3rd Monday Of Every Month, 7:00pm
More Info: Contact Lynn Beiswanger 701.222.4136

Oregon Hepatitis C Support & Information
Where: Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital,Wilcox Bldg, Room A, Portland, Oregon
When: 2nd & 4th Tuesday Of The Month 6:00 - 7:00 PM
More Info: Contact 503.413.7348

Pennsylvania Hepatitis C Support Group
Address: 1010 Physicians Center, Room 1010, Hershey, PA 17109
Meets On: 1st Thursday of each month at 7pm
More Info: Beth Leffler, Founder 717-540-0521
or Dennis Haines, Coordinator, for directions 717-838-1956

Rhode Island Hepatitis C Support Group
Where: Newport Hospital, Noreen Stonor Drexel Birthing Center, Newport, Rhode Island
When: 3rd Thursday Of The Month, 7:00 PM
More Info: 401.846.8660

South Carolina Upstate Hepatitis C Support Group
Where: The Phoenix Center, 1400 Cleveland Street, Room 270, Greenville, South Carolina
When: Third Tuesday, Every Month 7:00 - 8:00 PM
More Info: Marnie Schwartz 864.906.7660 or http://www.myspace.com/upstatehepc

Tennessee Chattanooga Support Group Meeting
When: 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm repeats every month on the second Monday
Location: Parkridge Diagnostic Center
City State Zip: Chattanooga, TN

Texas Hepatitis C Support Group Of San Antonio "Dragon Slayers"
Where: San Antonio Christian Church, Education Building
6131 Dezavala Road, San Antonio, Texas 78249
When: First Tuesday Of Every Month - 7:00 - 8:30 PM
More Info: Bobby Japhet 210.690.9011 or http://myspace.com/hepc_dragon_slayers

Utah Hepatitis C Action And Awareness Foundation
Where: St Paul'S Episcopal Church, 261 South 900 East, Salt Lake City, Utah
When: 1st & 3rd Thursday Of Every Month 6:30 PM
More Info: Amber 801.949.0993 or http://www.hcaaf.org

Virginia Hep C Recovery & Support
Where: Craddock Presbyterian Church, 39 Afton Pkwy, Portsmouth, Virginia 23702
When: Wednesdays, 8:00 - 9:00 PM
More Info: Charlotte 757.375.7222

Washington Hepatitis C Support Group
Where: Health Support Center, 1212 Indian Street, Bellingham, Washington 98225
When: 3rd Monday Each Month: 6:30 PM
More Info: Marsha 560.201.7349 OR http://hepeducation.org/support.html

WISCONSIN HEPATITIS SUPPORT GROUP
Please join us on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at the UW Hospital & Clinics, Rm H6/215. Madison, WI
Refreshments are served at each meeting. For more information please call 263-1142.

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