Hepatitis B Online Support Groups
There are several good Internet Support Group Listservs dedicated to hepatitis B. These Lists provide emotional support and practical help for those living with hepatitis B. There are also organizations that can refer individuals to traditional ("land-based") support groups.
Internet Support Groups
Hepatitis B Information and Support List (HB-L)
This is a private online adult support group for hepatitis B. It is a well-supervised list with reliable information. All those affected by or concerned about hepatitis B are invited to participate.
HBV Adoption Support List
Adoptive or biological parents of children living with hepatitis B are invited to participate. This is a restricted list to protect the privacy of parents and children, and requires pre-approval by the list owners to join.
PKIDs Email Support List
Adoptive and biological parents of children living with chronic hepatitis B or C, and HIV are invited to participate. This is an unsupervised list sponsored by the national non-profit organization PKIDs.
San Francisco Hep B Free - Bay Area hosts this group for those living with acute or chronic hepatitis B, and their family and friends. The site is moderated by the organization, and is currently only available for those living in the United States