Do NOT use this email address to do anything else except to sign up for herpes groups, herpes dating services, and herpes social media sites (including Facebook).– If you join any herpes groups on social media (such as Meetup, Facebook, Yahoo, or other community sites), do NOT accept friend requests from anyone you haven’t already met, except for group admins/moderators.Many are location-based while others are based on topics, activities or special interests.Please check the list below and join your local group first, or join National HELP through Jo Ann and ask for help in connecting to your local or other groups. Alabama There is *secret* Facebook group in this state.Many local herpes groups function as both a Herpes Support Group and a Herpes Social Group.There are also many “secret” (hidden) herpes Facebook groups that have hundreds or thousands of members, but cannot be found by doing a search and require knowing the right person who can “add” you.
Herpes support groups are sometimes called “HELP” support groups, and are occasionally affiliated with ASHA, the American Social Health Association.
Herpes social groups often use terms like “Friends” as in “Bay Area Friends” (SF Bay Area) or “H2O” as in “DC H2O” or “H Club” or “H Friends”.
A lot of regional herpes groups can be found on Meetup.com, Facebook (see below), Yahoo Groups, and other websites and social media platforms.
We will tell you whether or not the person or what they are recommending is legitimate.
********** UNITED STATES National Herpes Hotline: (919) 361-8488 (Note: This is now a PAID service.) Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-8255 NATIONAL HELP HERPES SUPPORT GROUP National HELP is a *secret* Facebook herpes support group for herpes-related topics only.– Use this new email address and username *exclusively* for your herpes-related online activities.