Liver Transplant Program Resources

The Transplant Center has a dedicated financial counselor who will work with you and your insurance company to obtain detailed insurance benefits for all aspects of the transplant process.

Books

Lizzy Gets a New Liver by Lizzy Ribal is a 34-page, spiral bound book for children that tells the story of a liver transplant from Lizzy's perspective.

To the Edge and Back is a book by Chris Klug about his journey from receiving a liver transplant to becoming an Olympic snowboarder and the first Olympic athlete to win a medal after an organ transplant.


Camps

Blue Bell, PA: Camp Jeremy is a week-long day camp for children ages 6 to 16 years who have undergone a life-saving organ transplant, and their siblings.


Websites

ALF is a national, nonprofit health agency dedicated to preventing, treating and curing liver diseases through research, education and support groups.

AST is an organization of transplant professionals dedicated to research, education, advocacy and patient care in transplantation science and medicine.

This foundation is devoted to providing support for research and education into the causes, diagnoses, prevention and treatment of all liver disease.

ChiLDRN Supports the discovery of new diagnostics, etiologic and treatment options for children with liver disease, and those who undergo liver transplantation.

CLDF is a unique national charity dedicated to taking action against the effects of all liver diseases of childhood.

This a not-for-profit alliance of national organizations and state teams across the U.S. committed to increasing organ, eye and tissue donation.

Gift of Life is the organ and tissue procurement organization (OPO) serving eastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware.

The Gift of Life Family House provides critically needed support programs and temporary lodging for organ transplant patients and their families.

The National Foundation for Transplants provides fundraising assistance to patients for the portion of transplant costs not covered by insurance.

PALF aims at identifying, characterizing, and developing management strategies for infants, children, and adolescents who present with acute liver failure.

UNOS is a private, nonprofit organization managing the nation's organ transplant system under contract with the federal government.

The Wilson Disease Association serves those with this genetic disorder, which affects the brain and liver.