ALF promotes education, advocacy, support services and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease. ALF Connecticut provides a wide variety of these services including information and referral, education programs, support groups, exciting fundraising events, and an array of volunteer opportunities.
For help with issues related to liver disease, please contact our Help Center by using the Live Chat feature at the bottom of your browser window or call us at (800) 465-4837 Monday through Friday 9 am to 5 pm Eastern Time or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 a medical professional. Some support groups are facilitated by 3rd party organizations and individuals in this region.
ALF also has identified virtual online support groups you can take advantage of by visiting this page.
UConn Health Center
Academic Research Building
Large Conference Room EG013
263 Farmington Avenue
This is a confidential, public support group for diagnosed, family, friends, interested individuals and those with other liver maladies.
Anonymously visit to experience periodic educational segments (with professional speakers from various fields), to talk to those afflicted (some considering treatment, some on treatment, and some finished treatment) and family/ friends/ supporters or to just hear what these diseases are all about.
Special Dining Room
80 Seymour Street
The Hartford Hospital Transplant Program provides support group opportunities for people who have had transplants of any organs, and for those who are waiting for transplants. Meetings are held five times each year from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Certain meetings include an educational presentation, while others are for people to meet and connect with shared experiences.
The meetings are held in Hartford Hospital’s Special Dining Room.
For more information about upcoming meeting dates, please call Marie Nespral.
In addition to the resources listed above in your state or district, ALF provides these resources that are available no matter where you are. Explore them now…
Last updated on September 20th, 2022 at 12:15 pm