Royal Free Hospital Kidney Patients Association

The Royal Free Hospital Kidney Patients Association (RFHKPA) is a registered charity (number 277711). The association is run entirely on a voluntary basis for the benefit of renal patients and membership is open to all Royal Free London renal patients.

The RFHKPA represents the interests of and raises issues on behalf of Royal Free London renal patients. The association has patient representatives in satellite units, provides advice and directs patients to appropriate services or organisations. It works closely with the Royal Free London social work team to provide funds for patients with hardship problems.

The RFHKPA also organises fundraising activities, collects donations and makes responsible spending donations. It produces information literature and organises patient and family social events and day trips, as well as promoting national renal events.

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RFHKPA newsletter cover page October 2016Quarterly newsletter

The Royal Free Hospital Kidney Patients Association produce a quarterly newsletter. Browse the last few editions below:

Events

  • RFHKPA committee meetings
    • 4 July, 5 September, 3 October at 7.00pm in the atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
  • Transplant education sessions for kidney patients and families
    • 27 July 6-8pm, the atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
    • 13 September 6-8pm, Tottenham Hale Kidney and Diabetes Centre
    • 9 November 6-8pm, the atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
  • Patient education sessions: For low clearance patients
    • 12 July 1-4pm, Tottenham Hale Kidney and Diabetes Unit
    • 13 September 1-4pm, Tottenham Hale Kidney and Diabetes Unit
    • 18 October 1-4pm, the atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
  • Summer day trip to Hastings
    • 17 July. Reservation fee: Adults £7, children £3. Contact Nii Plange on 07725 347 925
  • RFHKPA annual general meeting
    • 20 November 2-4pm, the atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital

    Contact

    Andy Forbes (chairman) 07762 623 272
    Nii Plange (unit representative) 07725 347 925
    Jill Slann (membership secretary)  020 8886 1483
    David Myers (treasurer and president) rfhkpa@gmail.com