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Want to learn more about chronic kidney disease? Look no further. The KFCP library has the additional resources you need that cover a variety of topics for patients and caregivers.

American Assocation for Retired Persons (AARP)

1-888-687-2277

National organization for people aged 50 and over – membership provides many resources and discounts.

American Association of Kidney Patients

800-749-2257

The American Association of Kidney Patients is dedicated to improving the quality of life for kidney patients through education, advocacy, patient engagement, and the fostering of patient communities.

American Kidney Fund

866-300-2900

National non-profit organization serving people with kidney disease.

Camp Kydnie

Camp Kydnie is a non-profit summer camp dedicated to providing a one-of-a-kind experience for children who are at least 6 years of age with kidney disease. Every summer during a week in July, children who have kidney disease experience a unique opportunity to meet other children with kidney disease in a safe, supportive, and fun environment. Campers form lasting friendships, improve their self-confidence and independence, and achieve goals they didn’t believe were possible.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

800-633-4227

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).  Some of the programs they administer include: Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the Health Insurance Marketplace.

DaVita Kidney Care

800-244-0680

DaVita Kidney Care is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, delivering dialysis services to patients with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease.

Fresenius Kidney Care

800-377-4607

Fresenius Kidney Care is passionately committed to helping people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end stage renal disease (ESRD) lead fuller, more active and vibrant lives.

Gift of Life Donor Program

800-543-6391

Since 1974, Gift of Life has worked to coordinate life-saving and life-enhancing transplants for those waiting, while supporting the generous donors and their families who have chosen to give others a second chance through organ donation. Gift of Life is a nonprofit organization serving the eastern half of Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

800-891-5390

National organization whose mission is to conduct and support medical research and research training related to conditions such as diabetes, digestive disorders, and kidney disease, in order to improve people’s health and quality of life.​

National Kidney Foundation

800-622-9010

National organization dedicated to the awareness, prevention, and treatment of kidney disease.

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