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American Liver Foundation

National. 14 divisions. Founded 1976. Dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease (including hepatitis) through research, education and advocacy. Members include patients, families, professionals and supporters. Chapters organized and operated by lay volunteers and staff. Online local division locator.
Write:
American Liver Foundation
39 Broadway, Ste. 2700
New York, NY 10006
Voice: 212-943-1059
Website: http://www.liverfoundation.org
Verified: 1/31/2013

Children's Liver Association for Support Services (CLASS)

Model. Founded 1995. Dedicated to addressing the emotional, educational and financial needs of families with children with liver disease or liver transplantation. Telephone hotline, newsletter, parent matching, literature and financial assistance. Supports research and educates public about organ donations.
Write:
CLASS
25379 Wayne Mills Pl., Suite 143
Valencia, CA 91355
Voice: 1-877-679-8256 or 661-263-9099
Fax: 661-263-9099
Website: http://www.classkids.org
Verified: 1/16/2013

PSC-Support

Online. 2000+ members. Founded 1998. Support for patients or family members of patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis, a chronic cholestatic liver disease characterized by periductal inflammation of both intrahepatic and extrahepatic bile ducts.
Website: http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/psc-support
E-mail: psc-support-owner@yahoogroups.com
Verified: 1/8/2013

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