Helpful Links

Our Network Members and Partners

ACLU National Prison Project 
Center for Health Justice
Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights
Centerforce
Correctional Association of New York
Hep Free Hawaii
Hepatitis Education Project
Hepatitis Support Network of Hawaii
Missouri Hepatitis C Alliance
Oregon Department of Corrections
Oregon Department of Health
Osborne Association
Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Philadelphia FIGHT
Project ECHO - Utah
University of Wisconsin Medical School
Utah Department of Health
Washington Department of Corrections 


Hepatitis Links

CDC Division of Viral Hepatitis  
Provides information, guidelines and recommendations for health professionals and the public, specific issues affecting at-risk populations and settings, viral hepatitis statistics and surveillance, contact information for state and local partners and resources

HCV Advocate (Hepatitis C Support Project)  
Features advocacy and action alerts, updated news and blog, community and support resources including a Support Group Manual and a state-by-state support group finder, and comprehensive education materials including Fact Sheets geared towards multiple audiences  

Hepatitis Central 
Features a free e-newsletter, comprehensive and updated information about infection, transmission, symptoms, treatment breakthroughs, liver-care and medical progress, and a state-by- state support group finder

Hepatitis C Caring Ambassadors Program 
Improves the lives of those affected by long-term diseases through advocacy,education, collaboration, and support: Includes a national map of testing facilities 

Hepatitis Education Project (HEP) 

Hepatitis Foundation International  
Promotes liver wellness, healthy lifestyles and health education to reduce the incidence of preventable diseases affecting the liver 

IAS-USA (International Antiviral Society-USA) Intensive Viral Hepatitis Workshops 
Offers in-person workshops designed for physicians and other health care practitioners experienced with complex chemotherapy/antiretroviral therapy

Missouri Hepatitis C Alliance  
Provides testing, early intervention strategies, education and support to the Mid-Missouri public and nationally

National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable (NVHR) 
Coalition of public, private and voluntary organizations dedicated to reducing the incidence of infection, morbidity and mortality from viral hepatitis in the United States through advocacy for at-risk populations, convening visionary leaders, and coordinating a unified national response to viral hepatitis based on current research

National Hepatitis Training Institute (KnowHepatitis.Org)
Offers webinar-based training to frontline workers in community based organizations and clinics on hepatitis prevention, diagnosis, management, treatment, and integration

World Hepatitis Alliance
 
Coordinates World Hepatitis Day awareness event, increases access to medication and vaccination, builds capacity for patients and NGOs, develops policy with governments and the WHO, and highlights news and resources


Hepatitis Videos  

Hepatitis C: The Basics
Features basic and accessible information through narration and animation  

Hepatitis C: Know Your Status
Features basic and accessible information through narration and animation

The Liver and Hepatitis
Features more in depth information and explanation through narration and animation

What Causes Chronic Hepatitis C?
Features complex and thorough 3-D medical explanation


Liver Health

American Liver Foundation  
National organization provides education and advocacy for liver health 

Healthy Foods for Your Liver 
Site provides a video, article, and list of healthy foods for your liver

How to Identify Liver Problems and Improve Liver Health 
Provides general information about identifying liver problems and improving overall liver health



HEP/HIV

HIVandHepatitis.com  Interesting website that includes current news updates regarding Hepatitis, epidemiology, HCV-related conditions and info on typically effected populations. 

NASTAD Hepatitis A, B & C Prevention Programs Provides information on prevention and viral hepatitis.

Project Inform
 Gives information treatment and policies and also has a focus on HIV.

Treatment Action Group This website provides background and fact sheets regarding Hepatitis as well as other diseases/viruses. However, the websites main focus appears to be on HIV.

 


HIV

Philadelphia FIGHT 

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource Both with a Spanish and English this New York based website provides information about HIV and the body.

The Henry J. KAISER Family Foundation Located in California the website shows stats about HIV/AIDS as well as has a “Test Your Knowledge” test meant to inform people.

Lifelong AIDS Alliance Provides support for people who are recently diagnosed and has great information.

 


Prisoners’ Rights and Advocacy

ACLU National Prison Project  
National organization providing general information and assistance to prisoners regarding justice-related issues and individual rights

California Prison Focus 
California-based organization promotes equal rights to care and fair treatment for all prisoners and advocates for better prison systems

Center for Health Justice  
California-based organization empowers people affected by incarceration to make healthier choices, advocates for the elimination of disparities between prisoner health and public health, and features an inmate hotline

Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights  
Rhode Island-based organization featuring updated articles and videos focused on hepatitis and prison-related topics

Centerforce  
California-based organization educates and advocates for prisoners, families, friends and communities affected by incarceration 

Correctional Association of New York 
New York-based organization includes information and links to recent issues that face people in incarceration

Just Detention International: Stop Prison Rape (SPR) 
Health and human-rights organization seeking to end sexual abuse in all forms of detention while helping survivors

Osborne Association 
New York-based organization offers reform and rehabilitation through public education, advocacy and alternatives to incarceration

Partnership for Safety & Justice 
Oregon-based organization focuses on promoting prisoner safety and reforming the jail system

Legal Services for Prisoners with Children 
California-based organization offering legal support, trainings, advocacy, public education, grassroots mobilization and developing community partnerships

Southern Center for Human Rights 
Southeastern US-based advocacy group addressing human rights concerns particularly surrounding improper incarceration and capital punishment

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