"I am a Hep Hero because everyone deserves to be treated with respect and receive the care that they need.”
"I am a Hep Hero because I am passionate about identifying and treating all”
"I am a hepatitis hero because I am inspired by the extraordinary HepHero team, and I want to be part of it, joining the action to make a difference for people living with viral hepatitis."
Painters and Dockers Band Member, The Transplants Band Member and Youth Community Worker.
I wanted to become a Hep Hero because I'm capable and confident to speak out. Therefore I feel I can help speak out for those who can't do so - who don't feel they have a voice.
I am a Hep Hero because I think that reducing stigma and discrimination against people with chronic illnesses such as viral hepatitis is essential in creating a happier and healthier community.
“I am a Hep Hero because there is an urgent need to raise awareness of hepatitis and its enormous impact on diverse communities in our multicultural society.”
Ethnic Communities Council, People of Australia Ambassador, Order of Australia. I am a Hep Hero because I am concerned about the lack of awareness and information available for our migrant communities.
“I am a Hep Hero because I want to teach young people so they don’t make the same mistakes as me”
I got my first tattoo from a mate after class when I was 12, as you can see from my picture I have a lot more now, but this is not how I contracted hepatitis.
“I am a Hep Hero because I am passionate about working with people who inject drugs - the group in the community who have been most impacted by viral hepatitis over the past 21 years.”