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.
The Royal Free Hospital Kidney Patients Association produce a quarterly newsletter. Browse the last few editions below:
- KPA newsletter - July 2017
- KPA newsletter - April 2017
- KPA newsletter - January 2017
- KPA newsletter - October 2016
- KPA newsletter – July 2016
- KPA newsletter – April 2016
- KPA newsletter – January 2016
- KPA newsletter – October 2015
- KPA newsletter – July 2015
- KPA newsletter – April 2015
- KPA newsletter – January 2015
- KPA newsletter – October 2014
- KPA newsletter – July 2014
RFHKPA Day Trip to Southend - Sunday 6 August. Follow this link for more information.
RFHKPA committee meetings
7 Aug, 4 Sept, 2 Oct at 7pm in the Atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
Transplant education sessions for kidney patients and families
18 July 6-8pm, the Atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
17 Oct 6-8pm, the Atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
Patient information sessions: For low clearance patients
9 Aug 1-4pm, the Atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital
8 Sept 1-4pm, Mary Rankin unit, St Pancras, conference room
10 Oct 1-4pm, Tottenham Hale Kidney and Diabetes Unit
Nii Plange (unit representative) 07725 347 925
Jill Slann (membership secretary) 020 8886 1483
Louis Toussaint (unit representative) 07761 000 387
Jeremy Gold (treasurer) email@example.com
David Myers (president) firstname.lastname@example.org
All KPA committee members are voluntary helpers. Phone calls will be returned as soon as possible.