WHO WE ARE
MISSION AND HISTORY
The Aims and Objectives of the Association are:
To promote throughout Kent, the welfare of patients requiring Renal Replacement Therapy and provide support and information to those Patients, their Families and Carers. To achieve this objective the Association shall have the following powers:
To create public awareness to Renal Failure and thus encourage the Kidney Donor System.
To promote and encourage research into Renal Disease and Failure and to fully disseminate the useful results of such research.
To offer help and assistance to Renal Patients and their Families
To raise funds and invite and receive contributions from any person or persons whomsoever by way of subscription, donation and otherwise, provided that the Association shall not undertake any permanent trading activities in raising funds for its charitable objectives.
To procure and provide information to the public concerning renal failure.
To do all such other lawful things as shall further the objectives of the Association
WHAT WE DO
We give advice and support to new and existing patients
We give financial help to patients in need
We fund our own Caravan Holiday Scheme for patients
We purchase small items of medical equipment
We hold fund raising and social events
We promote awareness of the National Organ Donor Register
HOW WE DO IT
There are a number of ways we receive Donations from people who organise fundraising events such as Cake Sales, Raffles, Coffee Mornings, Dinner and Dances, Darts Competitions, Bat & Trap, BBQ's, Curry Nights and many more. We also receive donations from people who take part in Sponsored Events, Marathons and Skydives as well as donations received in memory of a loved ones.
We have also been supported by the The Alan Squirrell Trust and The Masonic Charitable Foundation.
We are a charity (Reg. No 295090) we rely on donations like yours to help us continue to run events and help support patients and families.