Country
United Kingdom
Member since
2005
Contact name
Judi Rhys
Twitter
https://twitter.com/LiverTrust

About British Liver Trust

  • We support patients and families so you don’t have to face liver disease alone
  • We campaign to improve awareness so more people are aware of the risks to the liver
  • We lobby for improved services for patients
  • We fund research to find the causes and treatments of liver disease
  • We work across the UK – England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
  • We are a small charity tackling a serious and growing health problem – every donation makes a difference

Key activities

  • Patient services, including websites, information line, publications and patient support groups
  • Improving awareness of the risks and causes, including our Love Your Liver campaign
  • Research into causes and treatments, when funding allows
  • Supporting health care professionals to deliver high standards of care and support
  • Ensuring patients have a voice at local and national government level
  • Educating the public about the risks and how to avoid preventable liver conditions
  • Sharing information about non-preventable conditions to improve understanding of all liver disease

Tweets

RT @MichaelHenegha8: Richard Thompson @KingsCollegeNHS who is co-organisee with Kathy Loomes of the forthcoming ETC on Genomics in Liver Di…
Brrrrrr.....New research presented at ASSLD shows colder weather and fewer sunlight hours increase alcohol consumpt… https://t.co/DlnWM36k7I
RT @UHBristolNHS: Come and meet the fantastic hepatology team on ward A522 at the BRI who are having a #PerkUpYourLiver coffee morning to r…