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Resources for Providers
- Cultural and Linguistic Competency - The Office of Minority Health (OMH) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
- In It Together: National Health Literacy Project for Black MSM
Online and Community Support Resources
- American Liver Foundation Support Services
- Community Access National Network (CANN). Advocacy group with a special focus on HIV/HCV co-infection
- HCV Advocate: Community-oriented website with information and resources for people living with hepatitis C.
- Hepatitis Foundation International. Educational materials for patients and providers.
- New York City Hepatitis B and C Resources. Educational materials in English, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Korean, and Arabic. Local monthly e-newsletter and additional resources and links.
- Hep Free NYC. Local and national updates, services, and resources.
- Philly Hepatitis. Local support and services listings.