Welcome to our new website

Welcome to our newly updated website. The fresh new look is easier to navigate, so finding information about hepatitis or how to get help is even simpler.  Read about the new features and how to leave feedback here. Read more

New hepatitis C treatment data confirms time for action is now

The latest hepatitis C treatment data released by the Kirby Institute shows that, since March 2016, an estimated 70,260 people in Australia have commenced treatment to cure hepatitis C*. But is this enough to prevent the ongoing deaths each year in Australia from liver disease associated with hepatitis? Read more

No cause for celebration yet - more to do to stop hepatitis C deaths

In England deaths from liver disease related to hepatitis C fell by more than 16% between 2015 and 2017, achieving the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) target to reduce HCV-related mortality by 10% by 2020 three years early. Australia has also achieved the WHO’s 2020 mortality target. Some might say that this is good news - but at Hepatitis Australia we don’t agree. Read more

Hepatitis Australia welcomes The Australian Greens commitment to viral hepatitis helping to end liver cancer deaths.

Hepatitis Australia is pleased to have received full support from The Australian Greens for our call to address gaps in hepatitis treatment and care. Read more