Community Resources

The Hep C Handbook (Aug 2016)
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Liver assessment fact sheet.

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This fact sheet highlights the importance of regular liver check-ups for people at risk, and living with viral hepatitis. 

 

Hepatitis C treatment fact sheet (updated 1 May 2016)

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This fact sheet includes information on the new hepatitis C treatments available in Australia. What they are and how you can access them.

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Copies of the resources are provided free of charge to the state and territory Hepatitis Organisations for distribution to their clients through seminars, counselling sessions and in response to general information enquiries. PDF's of some of our resources are also available to download below. To order hard copies of these publications call the Hepatitis Infoline 1800 437 222 or contact your local Hepatitis organisation.

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Living with Cirrhosis 
This booklet is for people who have been diagnosed with hepatitis C-related cirrhosis. It contains information to help you manage your health and prevent further liver disease. Download Now  (PDF 1.5MB)

(Updated: 29 Oct 2014)

Cover of hep C testing booklet.

Cover of hep C testing booklet.

Hepatitis C: Testing Information is for people who are preparing for testing for hepatitis C, people who have just found out they have hepatitis C, or people who have known for a while that they have hepatitis C and want to learn more about hepatitis C and testing. Download Now (PDF .6MB) 

(Updated: 29 Oct 2014)

Cover of Health Living Booklet (Pt. 1)

Cover of Health Living Booklet (Pt. 1)

Hepatitis C: Guide to Healthy Living is designed to help people who are living with hepatitis C manage their diet and their use of alternative and complementary therapies to stay well. Download Now (PDF 1.7MB)    

For information on healthy living visit the Healthy Eating or the Complementary Therapies pages.

(Updated: 29 Oct 2014)

Cover of My Choice Booklet

Cover of My Choice Booklet

My Choice, My Rights has been designed to assist you to weigh up both the risks and benefits of disclosure. It will help you make decisions about disclosure that are right for you. My Choice, My Rights will provide you with information about what discrimination means under the anti-discrimination laws in Australia and information related to health care complaints commissions is also provided. Download Now (PDF 1.3MB)

(Updated: 29 Oct 2014) 

Cover of Women and Hep C Booklet

Cover of Women and Hep C Booklet

Women and Hepatitis C has been designed for women with hepatitis C. It answers common questions about how hepatitis C affects a woman's life, relationships, family and health. Download Now (PDF 1.8MB)

(Updated: 29 Oct 2014)

Hepatitis B - What you need to know
Produced by Hepatitis Queensland and Hepatitis Australia. The brochure is designed to provide readers with simple informative answers to the frequently asked questions about hepatitis B. Hepatitis Australia gratefully acknowledges the recent funding from the Honda Foundation to produce this booklet in Chinese, Vietnamese, Arabic and English.  

English  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB)

English  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB)

Chinese  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB) 

Chinese  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB) 

Arabic  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB) 

Arabic  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB) 

Vietnamese  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB) 

Vietnamese  Download Now  (PDF 1.0MB) 

Life, Treatment, Hep C and Me  Download Now (PDF 1.5MB) 

The book illustrates the lived experiences of 12 people with hepatitis C, and includes honest accounts of their experiences with conventional hepatitis C treatment. 

 

12 Questions to ask your GP about Hepatitis B Download Now (PDF 1.0MB)

Hepatitis Australia has compiled a list of 12 questions to ask your GP about both hepatitis B.

 

 12 Questions to ask your GP about Hepatitis C  Download Now (PDF 1.0MB) 

Hepatitis Australia has compiled a list of 12 questions to ask your GP about hepatitis C.

 

Page updated: 24 December 2014