New England

2014 Kidney Walk

The Kidney Walk is the nation's largest walk to fight kidney disease. Held in nearly 100 communities, the event raises awareness and funds lifesaving programs that educate and support patients, their families and those at risk. Take a lifesaving step today and sign up for a walk at www.kidneywalk.org. For more information on the 2014 Boston Kidney Walk, contact Andrea Savisky at (781) 278-0222.

Visit our Facebook page to see pictures from our 2013 event.

KEEP Healthy - Free Kidney Health Check

The National Kidney Foundation's community-based initiative to educate about the kidneys, risk factors for kidney disease, and steps to take to keep kidneys healthy and reduce risk.

Check-up includes: risk survey, body mass index (BMI), blood pressure check, free educational materials, and opportunity to speak with a health care professional. Click here for more information.

2014 NKF Golf Classic

NKF Golf Classic

Save the date for the 2014 NKF Golf Classic

June 17, 2014
Boston Golf Club
Hingham, MA

The NKF Golf Classic is the nation's premier amateur golf event for charity. The top-3 finishing teams from every local National Kidney Foundation Golf Classic are invited to compete in the National Finals held at the famed Pebble Beach Resorts. Contact Andrea Savisky at (781) 278-0222.

June 17, 2014 - Boston Golf Club - Hingham, MA

Educational Programs

National Kidney Foundation provides information and support to newly diagnosed patients, educate medical providers on the most up-to-date treatment approaches and help those at greatest risk for kidney disease take steps to avert it. For more information on this and other programs, please contact Andrea Savisky at (800) 542-4001 or (781) 278-0222.

ESRD and Substance Abuse: Working With Complex Patients

NEARSW 2014 Spring conference will focus on addiction in general, various treatment modalities, especially opioid addiction (since many patients are prescribed narcotics) and motivational interviewing challenging patients with co-morbid conditions (including addiction and complex medical issues like ESRD).

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Falmouth Road Race

The National Kidney Foundation Serving New England has openings for runners to participate in the Falmouth Road Race on behalf of the National Kidney Foundation. For more information on the 2014 Race, contact Andrea Savisky at (781) 278-0222.

Speakers Bureau

Do you need someone to speak to your group about kidney disease or organ donation? The New England's Speakers Bureau can help. Do you have a kidney experience you want to share? Join the Speakers Bureau and help us get the word out about these important topics. For more information contact the us at (781) 278-0222 or e-mail nkfmarinhvt@kidney.org.

NH Medication Bridge

Helps eligible uninsured and under-insured patients of all ages to receive needed medications. Click here for more information.