Resources for Patients


Hepatitis Australia and State and Territory Hepatitis Organisations


The National and State/Territory hepatitis organisations are the peak community organisations providing information, advocacy and support services to people affected by viral hepatitis:

 

Hepatitis ACT

Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis C Council

Hepatitis NSW

Hepatitis SA

Tasmanian Council on AIDS, Hepatitis and Related Diseases

Hepatitis Victoria

Hepatitis Queensland

Hepatitis WA

 

Hepatitis Australia fact sheet: About Hepatitis B

 

Australasian Society for HIV Medicine / Cancer Council of NSW


Hepatitis B factsheet - For people newly diagnosed

This resource is designed for people who have received a positive hepatitis B test result and provides a basic overview of hepatitis B and information around disclosure, management, preventing the spread of infection and useful websites.
It is available in the following languages:

English

Chinese

Vietnamese

Korean

Arabic

Khmer

Dari

Thai

Burmese

Indonesian

Turkish

Italian

Greek

 

Copies of the resource in many of these languages can be obtained by contacting the ASHM office

on (02) 8204 0700 or email ashm@ashm.org.au

 

 

Cancer Council Victoria

Hepatitis B and liver cancer fact sheet

A fact sheet about hepatitis B and its link with liver cancer. It is available in the following languages:

English

Arabic

Simplified Chinese

Traditional Chinese

Vietnamese

 

 

Gastroenterological Society of Australia / Digestive Health Foundation

Facts about Hepatitis B

An information leaflet designed as an aid to people who have Hepatitis B or for those who wish to know more about it.

 


Multicultural Health and Support Service

A Victorian statewide service that provides education, information and support for migrant and refugee communities and the health providers serving them.

 

BBV/STI Multilingual Glossary

This is a resource for interpreters who work in health settings. It offers an extensive list of English terms related to sexual health and blood-borne viruses (such as hepatitis) translated into 15 languages - Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Chinese, French, Hindi, Indonesian, Khmer, Korean, Somali, Swahili, Thai, Tigrinya, Turkish and Vietnamese. Print-friendly versions of the glossary are also available.

 

 

Multicultural HIV and Hepatitis Service

Hepatitis B: It's Family Business

A fact sheet about hepatitis B. It is available in the following languages:

English

Arabic

Chinese

Indonesian

Khmer

Korean

Thai

Vietnamese

 

St Vincent's Hospital Gastroenterology

The Hepatitis B Story

Information in plain language about hepatitis B. It is available in print the following languages:

English

Mandarin

Vietnamese

Karen

Dari

Burmese

Arabic


The Hepatitis B Story is also available in video format, with narration in the following languages:

English

Cantonese (Traditional Chinese)

Mandarin (Simplified Chinese)

Vietnamese

Karen