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.
Alaska Herpes Groups Meet Alaskans with HSV2 Meetup Group There is a secret Facebook group for Alaska.
Please carefully follow the below directions to be added to this group.If you cannot find your local herpes social group or herpes support group on the list below – never fear!There may be a *secret* Facebook group in your area.Many local herpes groups function as both a Herpes Support Group and a Herpes Social Group.There are also many “secret” (hidden) herpes support groups and herpes social groups on Facebook 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.PLEASE NOTE: Although this link to Jo Ann’s profile may appear to be crossed-out, the link DOES WORK, but only when you are already LOGGED-IN to Facebook.– Send Jo Ann a “friend request.” But you’re not done yet!Don’t forget to do the step below or else Jo Ann will not know why you sent her a friend request!Herpes Support Groups and Herpes Social Groups exist in most major cities in the USA, Canada, worldwide and online, and we list most of them below.Herpes support groups are sometimes called “HELP” support groups, and are occasionally affiliated with ASHA, the American Social Health Association.Once you are a member of National HELP, you can post a message asking for someone to add you to your local/regional group or see if there is a group for your special interests – such as “Christians with Herpes” or “LGBTQ with Herpes” or “Asians with Herpes” etc.NOTE: Please do not accept any *friend requests* from anyone you don’t know, except National HELP admins or your local group admins, within your first few weeks of joining. Please contact Jo Ann or Dating With if anyone is trying to get you to join other groups or websites within your first few weeks of joining National HELP or your local group.