THE IRISH KIDNEY ASSOCIATION

Welcome to the Irish Kidney Association. We are proud to offer a range of information here on our website. Please browse through and have a look around!

ABOUT US

The Irish Kidney Association is a charitable voluntary organisation founded in 1978. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of renal patients and their families and carers, living with and affected by end stage renal disease.

THE LATEST NEWS

Please take a look at the latest happenings from the IKA and keep yourself informed!

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British Transplant Games 2018

Irish transplant athletes rack up 21 medals at British Transplant Games

A jubilant group of twelve Irish transplant recipients, ranging in age from 9 to 70+, racked up a total of 21 medals including 9 Gold, 7 Silver and 5 Bronze at the 41st British Transplant Games which were held in Birmingham over the August Bank Holiday weekend. 

Notice of the IKA Annual General Meeting

Notice of the IKA Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Irish Kidney Association CLG will be held in the RED COW MORAN HOTEL DUBLIN, NAAS ROAD, DUBLIN 22, on Saturday September 1st at 10.00am and will conclude at 11.00am.

Directors’ report and financial statements 2017

Directors’ report and financial statements 2017

The directors submit their report, together with the audited financial statements, for the year ended 31 December 2017. Please click here to view.

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The Ferguson 20/32 Challenge

A Kilkenny man who had resolved ‘to make a difference’ after reaching his milestone 50th birthday, motivated by the plight of a relative of his who has kidney failure, has decided to direct his focus towards raising organ donor awareness with the aid of his sixty three year old vintage tractor. Paul Palmer from Ballyouskill […]

THE EDITH PROJECT SURVEY

The EDITH project survey is a European wide survey surrounding dialysis and transplantation. 

Researchers at the AMC Hospital in Amsterdam are conducting this survey as part of a large European survey. With the EU striving for all renal patients to have equal access to different forms of treatment, the results of this survey will help to understand the current situation and improve quality of care. 

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ORGAN DONATION AWARENESS

Kidney disease affects all age groups, both men and women.The reality of kidney disease is that it may impinge on many strands of a person’s life including: health, employment, education, social life and relationships, physical fitness and general well-being.

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Read The Facts

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Our School Education Pack

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About Organ Donor Awareness Week

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Organ & Transplant Ireland

ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS!

Take action today and find out about how you can help the ones you know and love or just because you'd like to be a part of something bigger. Whether you choose to become a donor or make a contribution, the IKA appreciate your time and efforts to know more about what we do and how we help those who have or are affected by renal disease.

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