North Carolina State Resource Center

North Carolina Lake

Our Mission

ALF promotes education, advocacy, support services and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease. ALF Greater New York 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


North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Support Groups

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.


Hepatitis Support Group

Randolph Hospital
Patient Welcome Center
364 White Oak Street
Asheboro, NC 27203

Meets: Meets 1st Friday at 7 p.m.
Phone: 336-633-8707

Contact Fred DeFriess for more information.


Central Carolina Liver Association

Carolina Medical Center
1000 Blythe Ave
Charlotte, NC 28227

Meets: Meets 2nd Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
Phone: 704-888-0592

Contact Mary Szpara for more information.


Hep C

Freeman Center for Jewish Life
Duke University campus
Durham, NC

Meets: Meets 2nd Tuesday, 7 – 9 p.m.

Phone: 919-681-6819

Contact Pat Bixby for more information.

Hep C Support Group

VA Medical Center
508 Fulton Street
9th Floor
Durham, NC 27705

Support group for veterans

Meets: Weekly each Wednesday, 1 – 2 p.m.

Contact Tim Virgilio for more information.


Hep C & Chronic Liver Disease Support Group

101 Robeson Street
Suite 102
Fayetteville, NC 28301

The group meets 3rd Wednesday of the months January, March, May, July, September and November

Meets: 3rd Weds
Phone: 910-864-7828

Contact Billie Kennedy for more information.

Related Links

Diseases of the Liver

Government Organizations

Liver Disease Diets

Liver Transplant

Medical Terminology

Patient Organizations

Professional Organizations

Progression of Liver Disease

Student Resources

Last updated on September 20th, 2022 at 12:21 pm

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