• Advocacy :Patient advocacy refers to advocacy at every level for all patients and families; facilitating and supporting forums and panels; assisting patient and family in daily activities and health care procedures; speaking on a patient's behalf in order to further their treatment progress; or to protect their rights and help them learn how to obtain information and services. Liver Foundation has taken the initiative of producing advocates in our society. The Rural Health Care Providers are being trained to be advocates. School students are being encouraged too. There are mainly 3 types of advocates namely :