NKF Serving Philadelphia/Delaware Valley

CNSW Fall Meeting

Join the CNSW of Eastern PA and DE for a fall education event, taking place on Tuesday, October 30th. This continuing education activity for social workers will include presentations on Understanding Personality Disorders and Suicide Prevention for 5 total CEU credits. Breakfast and lunch provided. For more information please contact Marielle Van Thuyne at (215) 923-8611 ext. 733.
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CRN Fall Meeting

Join the New Jersey Council on Renal Nutrition for an education symposium on Tuesday, December 4th. This program will feature presentations from six licensed speakers and allow participants to earn up to 7.5 Continuing Education Units. Topics will include depression screening, anemia management, fluid management in dialysis, diabetes and chronic kidney disease, and nutrition planning. Breakfast and lunch provided. For more information please contact Marielle Van Thuyne at (215) 923-8611 ext. 733.

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NKF Konica Minolta Golf Classic

The 2017 Konica Minolta Golf Classic took place on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. The Top 3 finishing teams in both the Gross and Handicap Division have been invited to compete in the National Finals held at famed Pebble Beach Resorts January 18-21, 2018.

Do You Need a Kidney Health Check?

Join the National Kidney Foundation for free health screenings and education about the kidneys, risk factors for kidney disease, and steps to take to keep kidneys healthy and reduce risk. Screening includes risk survey, body mass index (BMI), blood pressure check, free educational materials, and opportunity to speak with a health care professional.

For more information please contact Eleanor Kennedy at (215) 923-8611 ext. 743.

 

From celebrating transplant anniversaries, to bake sales and bowling tournaments, to pushing yourself with a 10K — the fundraising possibilities are endless with Team Kidney. What inspires YOU to become a part of the NKF's national community mobilizing against kidney disease? Join Team Kidney today!

Learn about "Your Kidneys and You"

Your Kidneys & You is a presentation on kidneys, risk factors and preventative action steps, with a focus on where to turn for more information. You may request a Your Kidneys & You presentation for your workplace, civic organization, school, club or place of worship by contacting Eleanor Kennedy

Kidney Cars

Kidney Cars Program- Donate Your Car Today!

The National Kidney Foundation's Kidney Cars Program enables you to turn in your used car, van, truck, motorcycle or even boat into funding for kidney education, research and organ donation programs. You'll also very likely receive two benefits you won't get from a dealer trade-in (or from a holiday song). You'll get a good feeling and you may even get a tax-deduction! Click here or call (800) 488-KARS! You can also contact Andrea Rodgers at (215) 923-8611 ext. 734.

Are you or someone you know a dialysis patient?

Sign up for our FREE MAGAZINE, KIDNEY LIVING! Each issue features stories from people who are living well on dialysis, as well as tips for coping with kidney disease, healthy eating, finding support, and so much more.

Organ Donation Program

Organ Donation Education Program

Students will learn what organs can be donated, and how many lives can be saved from one donor. More Information

Transportation Program

Pennsylvania residents who meet eligibility requirements are reimbursed for a portion of the transportation costs associated with traveling to and from dialysis treatment three times a week. This program is run in collaboration with, and within the guidelines of, the Pennsylvania State Renal Disease Program.

Please contact your social worker at your dialysis clinic for an application or click here to download an application.