Our practical and emotional support, advice and information is available to everyone affected by polcystic kidney disease (PKD).

We provide personalised peer support – online, face-to-face and by phone. We organise free educational events, regional and virtual meetups. 

Our confidential helpline is open from 9:30am to 5:00pm, Mon - Fri, just call 0300 111 1234.

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Meetups

We organise regional and virtual meetups around the UK. Owing to COVID-19, all meetups are currently on Zoom.

Find out about upcoming meetups

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Facebook groups

We moderate a number of UK-only Facebook private groups.

Join our Facebook groups

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Phone support

We offer support through our one-to-one telephone peer support service, and group support via the teleconference support calls. 

Learn more about our phone support

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Webinars

We hold evening webinars by Zoom throughout the year. 

Find out about future webinars and watch recordings of past ones

Information and support day event

Information & support days

We hold free Information and Support Days around the UK for all PKD patients, their families and carers. 

Find out about the Information & support days

Workshops

Workshops

Online workshops for up to 10 people, specially created for the PKD Charity.

Find out about upcoming workshops

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Financial advice

We know that many PKD patients, their families or carers face financial difficulties. Whether you can claim benefits or get grants will depend on many factors - such as your income, savings, living costs, stage of kidney disease or disabilities.

Find out about benefits and financial advice

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Insurance

It can be difficult to find affordable insurance if you have polycystic kidney disease (PKD). Nevertheless, there are a number of specialist firms who offer all types of insurance to those with pre-existing conditions such as PKD - but be prepared to pay higher premiums because of the higher risk of claims.

Learn more about insurance options

Get in touch

Please contact us if you have a question or would like to chat to one of the team.


Polycystic Kidney Disease Charity
91 Royal College St, London NW1 0SE
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