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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.
how can we help?
The IKA are proud of the fact that we offer a range of different resources for anyone visiting our website. Take a look below at some of the ways we can provide assistance or information.
The IKA has a wealth of information and resources for renal patients. Take a look today!
become a donor
become a donor
Want to register for a Gift of Life card? You could help save a life.
Find out more about ways you can contribute to the IKA.
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.
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.