All of our booklets are free to download by clicking on the links below. If you'd like to order a hard copy of any of our booklets instead please contact us.
Our 2016 Impact Report
Kidney Care UK - 2016 Impact Report - Our annual impact report details the work of the charity in the last year, highlighting the impact we've had on the kidney community.
For more than 40 years, Kidney Care UK has been at the cutting edge of supporting people with kidney disease, improving quality of life, funding vitally important posts within the NHS, making small grants to enable kidney patients to make ends meet or go on desperate needed holidays and fighting for the rights of patients in the corridors of power.
CKD Health Check - Your introduction to Chronic Kidney Disease and its treatment
Help! I've got kidney failure - Your introduction to Kidney Failure and its treatment
'There's no place like Home! - An introduction to Home Haemodialysis
Acute Kidney Injury - information about Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
Applying for a grant - guidance on applying for one of our grants
Applying for financial aid guide - guidelines for social workers and members of the kidney care team
Chronic Kidney Disease - further details on Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
Donating a kidney - what to expect if you're donating a kidney.
Funding for renal services - funding guidelines for renal services, kidney units and kidney patient associations.
How to keep your kidneys safe - information for people that have been told they may be at risk of Acute Kidney Injury.
How to keep your child's kidneys safe - This leaflet is for parents / carers of children who are taking medicines that may reduce how well the kidneys work, particularly if your child is dehydrated.
Kidney failure - what choices - advice and information for patients with kidney failure.
Our Patient Support Services - A guide to the services and support we provide to kidney patients, their families and carers.
Patient leaflet - how we can help patients with kidney disease.
Receiving a kidney - information for patients hoping to receive a kidney donation.
Young people: keeping your kidneys safe - information on what you can do to avoid developing AKI if you are taking medicines that reduce how well your kidneys work.