About the Group
ALTA is a registered charity that aims to relieve the suffering and distress of liver transplant patients and their families before, during and after transplantation. It provides support, information and such other facilities as the trustees deem necessary, with the object of improving their conditions of life. It was formed in 1991 by patients who recognised the need for a support group of this kind.
ALTA visits patients undergoing Assessment and Transplant to provide support.
ALTA provides emergency assistance to those affected by transplant.
ALTA funds relaxation therapies for patients suffering from stress.
ALTA produces a regular free newsletter and a website to keep members up to date with the latest news and developments.
ALTA sponsors liver transplant patients who participate in the annual the Transplant Games.