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New Renal ward report

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General information:  COVID-19 information, Oxford press release, organisations giving help, latest Government advice etc.

NKF home dialysis peer support service.
The NKF has launched the first ever UK wide home dialysis peer support service.  Click here for details if you want help and advice when thinking about or starting home dialysis.

NHS Blood and Transplant/British Transplantation Society:
vaccination advice for transplant patients and those waiting for one

Kidney Care UK:  NHS England has released new proposals for free transport for patients on dialysis. Read the report and have your say!

Dates for your diary

2021: SCKPA meetings may be affected by coronavirus guidelines 

19th September: September meeting will be by Zoom again. Details and link to be sent nearer the time

22nd September: High Wycombe branch is meeting at The Crown at Penn at 12.30pm.  

9th October: NKF annual patients' event 10 am to 2 pm. This year's event will be virtual. It is free to attend. To register click here

4th November: Oxford branch is meeting at The King‘s Arms, Church Road, Sandford-on-Thames, OX4 4YB at 12.00 for lunch.  Please note change of venue

5th December: AGM & Christmas meeting will be held by Zoom again. Details will be posted to all members nearer the time.

Recent Articles & Events

19th September: Autumn meeting by Zoom

18th September: Lottery game 112 - week 4 result

15th September: NKF newsletter September in Touch, annual patients' event, home dialysis service, giving up chocolate for October, Remarkable TV and many other articles

1st September: our monthly newsletter VIVA-Online September is now available with a leading article on reviving marginal kidneys for transplant and the usual mix of recipes, puzzles and photos.

21st August: Lottery game 111 - we have a winner with £78.00 going to SCKPA funds

12th August: NKF newsletter August in TouchNKFPatients event, Covid guidelines, hot weather tips and more articles.

1st August: our monthly newsletter VIVA-Online August now available with a leading article on transplant medicines, skin care advice and the usual mix of recipes, puzzles and photos.

15th July: NKF newsletter July in Touch, annual patients' event, Covid guideline changes, Living with IgA Nephropathy, Caring for your fistula and many other articles

13th July: Oxford branch met at the Victoria Arms, Old Marston at 6.30pm for supper. 14 members attended

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