You can now apply for a place at this year's Young Adult Weekend; a free weekend for 18-30-year-olds with any renal condition, paid for by Kidney Care UK.
It’s in the Peak District, from Friday 13 to Monday 16 September and renal patients between 18-30 years old, come from all over the UK to attend a weekend of activities and fun.
A great weekend to relax with people who have been through similar experiences. The activities you can choose from accommodate for all kinds of physical ability.
- arts and crafts,
- rock climbing,
- bush craft,
- team challenges,
- and lots of socialising!
Have a look online at the Mount Cook website
The volunteers facilitating the weekend are experienced renal nurses, youth workers and young adult mentors.
To find out more / register please contact your health care team, young adult worker or youth worker. If you are not sure who to contact please drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will pass this onto the relevant person. Please include your name, date of birth, renal unit and contact number.
I was on the young adult weekend the other week and I just wanted to say a huge thank you for funding it. It was an absolute blast and really took my mind off the bad week I had before going. I would recommend it to anyone with kidney related problems. I caught up with old friends and made new ones; I’m now 21 years post-transplant and try to help where I can.Daymon Johnstone
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