60 E. 33rd Street New York, NY 10016 800-622-9010 www.kidney.org The National Kidney Foundation, Inc., a major voluntary health organization, seeks to prevent kidney and urinary tract diseases, improve the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by these diseases, and increase the availability of all organs for transplantation.
800-244-0680 www.davita.com Provides dialysis services for those with chronic kidney failure. Site also offers information and resources on dialysis and chronic kidney disease for patients and their caregivers.
www.fmcna.com Provides dialysis services for those with chronic kidney failure. Site also offers information and resources on dialysis and chronic kidney disease for patients and their caregivers.
AAKP-American Association of Kidney Patients
100 South Ashley Drive Suite 280 Tampa, Florida 33602 800-749-AAKP www.AAKP.org Patient organization with chapters across the country. Services include sponsoring support groups, acting as patient advocates, and educating patients and the public. AAKP publishes the magazine Renalife semiannually and the newspaper Bulletin quartery. Both publications feature personal experiences and news of interest to kidney patients.
www.kidneyschool.org Kidney School is an interactive, web-based learning program designed to help people learn what they need to know to understand kidney disease and its treatment.