Useful Links to other Sites
This page contains links to various pages across the web that might help you find information. Just click the site logo and you will be instantly transported into a world where people know what they are doing!
|The National Kidney Federation
The Lincs KPA is affiliated to the NKF which is a federation of 59 KPAs across the country. Based in Worksop they can be contacted on 01909 544999 and provide the largest range of information leaflets on every aspect of kidney failure and treatment. They also publish a very enjoyable and informative magazine 4 times a year and organise a national patients event. Lincs KPA members will receive these as part of our membership of the Federation.
They also have a national patient helpline: 0800 1690936
|Kidney Care UK
Kidney Care UK is a leading national charity and campaign organisation. It provides advocacy for renal patients in our region through their advocacy officers, offers financial assistance and grants, as well as online resources. Telephone 01420 541424
|City of Lincoln Council - Benefits Advice Team
The team is there to help and advise on money and benefits issues.
|The Kidney Patient Guide
A tremendous help for any new patient. This site has an unconventional layout but is one of the best sources of information on the web. This site is well worth a visit.
Where you will find all sorts of advice and help.
Another NHS site with plenty of information. This site has an interesting 'Quick Facts' section, lots of download-able information and a good source.
|Kidney Research UK
Founded in 1961, Kidney Research UK is the leading UK charity funding research that focuses on the prevention, treatment and management of kidney disease. The charity also dedicates its work to improving patient care and raising awareness of kidney disease.
|National Kidney Disease Education Program
Lots of downloadable information for any patient with renal disease. A well run site with links galore! Well worth a look.
| Join the NHS Organ Donor Register
You can do so by clicking the the picture on the left or call the Organ Donor Line 0300 123 23 23