The message boards serve a wide variety of people – all sharing a concern with the same thing, Hepatitis C and its treatment. It’s a safe place to share feelings, hopes, fears and successes. The ~Voices~ board has helped me - and countless others - get through some pretty tough and scary episodes.
HepC Association serves people who are considering hepatitis treatment, are on treatment, and those who have completed or discontinued treatment are all welcomed and embraced. Caregivers and support people find facts, answers, caring and encouragement.
In today's world, there are so many “new and groovy” diseases and so much conflicting information, it's important to have a reliable website for patients, doctors and care-providers to find a reliable knowledge base. This organization provides that information.
This is a wonderful place for anyone who is concerned with, or interested in Hepatitis C.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Not only have I received invaluable moral support, and reliable answers to tricky questions - I have referred many people to the website, and provided them the toll-free number for questions and support. I help run a HepC support group in California; one of the most valuable assets in my toolbox is this New Jersey-based organization! I have also been blessed with life-long friendships, from all over the U.S., and one in Canada!
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Keep it just the way it is!! - but provide more funding, so the Hepatitis C Association's good deeds can be expanded!!