Support groups provide a place for individuals affected by a similar condition or circumstance to provide and receive support and share their experiences.
Not all support groups are facilitated by an American Liver Foundation volunteer. Some support groups are facilitated by 3rd party organizations and individuals in this region.
Smart Recovery Support Group
Sharp Coronado Hospital – Directions
250 Prospect Place Coronado, CA 92118
Meets: Every Thursday beginning February 21, 2019 from 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
(there will be no group held on July 4th, 2019)
The group is free, open to anyone who wants to abstain from substances and is living with a liver disease. Smart Recovery is a non-12 step, self-empowering support group.
Contact Melissa C. Smith, MSW, LCSW, ACM-SW (Sharp Coronado Hospital) for more information.
La Jolla, California
La Jolla Liver Disease Support Group
Green Hospital, Scripps Clinic – Directions
10666 N. Torrey Pines Road
2nd Floor Amphitheatre
La Jolla, CA 92037
Meets: 1st Wednesday of every month- 6pm speaker, 7pm support group
This group is open to ALL liver disease patients … to include cirrhosis, liver cancer, former Hep C patients, etc.
Contact Wendy Heit, MSW (Scripps Health) for more information.