Welcome to Hepatitis Victoria - Celebrating 21 Years

Hepatitis Victoria is the peak not-for-profit community organisation working across the State for people affected by or at risk of viral hepatitis.  We have a long history of ensuring the community has access to information, treatment and care. 

This year marks our 21st birthday and to celebrate we have created a page dedicated to Our Journey, Our People and Our Future.

Join the celebrations here.

02 April 2014

Health experts are calling for rapid testing to be extended to people at risk of having hepatitis.

 

Dr David Iser, gastroenterologist and...

06 February 2014

We've Taken the Pledge. Will You?

Hep Heroes is a simple pledge that we are asking everyone to make in order to raise awareness and stop discrimination.

“Hepatitis doesn’t discriminate and neither do I”

We have...

Latest news stories

17 April 2014

On 21 April it is 25 years since hepatitis C was recognised as a distinct virus by the journal, Science. Prior to that, it is now believed that approximately 90-95% of cases previously classified as...

17 April 2014

Deaths from viral Hepatitis B and C have surpassed HIV/AIDS in many countries, including Australia and in Western Europe, according to an analysis of the 2010 Global Burden of Disease study.

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