News

Keep up to date with the latest Kidney Care UK news, including information on our latest campaigns and kidney-related research.

  • News, Treatment and medication

    MyRenalCare app helps kidney patients take control of their health

    The virtual care and consultation digital app, supported by Kidney Care UK, helps kidney patients manage their condition and reduces referral waiting times.

  • Awareness, News

    Electricity North West secures partnership with Kidney Care UK

    Electricity North West has joined forces with the UK’s leading kidney patient support charity to help provide additional support for its customers who are living with chronic kidney disease (CKD).

  • Awareness, News

    Kidney Care UK and Severn Trent to support kidney patients

    Kidney Care UK and Severn Trent have joined forces to support more than a quarter of a million people living with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the heart of the UK.

  • Awareness, News

    Kidney Care UK and Southern Water partnership

    Kidney Care UK and Southern Water are working together to provide support for kidney patients living across the south of England.

  • Campaign, News, Organ donation

    Passage of the Northern Ireland opt-out law, Dáithí’s Law

    On 1 June 2023, the law around organ donation in Northern Ireland will change to an opt-out system. The new law will be known as Dáithí’s Law in recognition of six year old Dáithí Mac Gabhann, who has been on the waiting list for a heart transplant since 2018.

  • Campaign, News, Organ donation

    Honouring the gift of donation – utilising organs for transplant

    A Government report has been published backing recommendations to improve the organ transplant system.

  • Awareness, Campaign, Organ donation

    Kidney Care UK urges Department of Health not to delay Opt-Out Legislation in Northern Ireland

    We are concerned about the impact having no Health Minister will have on the introduction of the Northern Ireland Opt-Out system.