HepSupport

Description

HISTORY:

The idea to set up an NGO was initiated by a group pf patient, doctors and pharmacists in the year 2001. Their dream was materialized in 2003, when they founded the non-governmental organization HepSupport.

HepSupport was registered on 30th May 2007, bearing registration number 9876. It has about 22 active members, out of which 8 of them form the executive committee. The organization is open to all members and is a non profit organization.

OBJECTIVES:

1. Awareness/Information
a) Viral Hepatitis
b) Prevention
c) Education
d) De-Stigmatization
e) Link with the other Association of the world

2. Diagnosis
a) Screening
b) PCR

3. Patient Support
a) Information
b) Counselling

4. Treatment
a) Pressure Group
b) Funding/ Access to treatment

Activities

Advice & information - experience based
Advice & information - medical based
Advocacy
Counselling
Education & awareness
Help line
Support group
Testing / Screening
Membership status 
Voting

Location

Contact details

T: +230 57 015 828
M: +230 7 247 924
M: +230 54 216 876

Address

28 Brown Sequard Avenue
Vacoas
Mauritius