Let us know how COVID-19 is affecting your life

Kidney Care UK, Kidney Wales and the Paul Popham Fund are working hard to support kidney patients in Wales through the coronavirus pandemic.

We’d like to understand how COVID-19 is affecting your life to make sure we’re supporting you as best we can and raising the most important concerns with … Continue reading

Feeling anxious about going out? Coronavirus advice for renal patients

As the move towards relaxing the UK wide lockdown continues, you may be starting to think about getting out and about yourself. If you have been shielding for several weeks, it’s not unusual to have feelings of anxiety about the prospect of going out again. This may feel unpleasant, but … Continue reading

Kidney Patient Newsletter – Covid-19 Update – ISSUE 4

The fourth edition of our Newsletter – Covid-19 Update – is now ready to view. It has been compiled by Kidney Care UK, Kidney Wales, Paul Popham Fund, the Welsh Clinical Renal Network – which oversees services for adult kidney patients in Wales, and the Wales Kidney Research Unit – … Continue reading

Paul Popham Fund bring afternoon tea to Morriston Hospital Renal Unit

We’re proud to say that we, the Paul Popham Fund, Renal Support Wales, delivered 320 afternoon tea boxes to Morriston Hospital Renal Unit, to lift the spirits of patients and staff on … Continue reading

NEW – KIDS Newsletter specifically for families of children with kidney disease

Click on the link below to download the first edition of this Newsletter for Families of Children with Kidney Disease, compiled by the Paul Popham Fund, Renal Support Wales, the Children Kidney Centre and parents and carers to provide a useful resource during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
We hope that you find this useful … Continue reading

Kidney Patient Newsletter – COVID-19 Update available in Welsh

All of the previous Kidney Patient Newsletters – COVID-19 Update are also available in the Welsh language. See the links below to download the previous issues.

They have been compiled by Kidney Care UK, Kidney Wales, Paul Popham Fund, the Welsh Clinical Renal Network – which oversees services for adult … Continue reading

Virtual Transplant Café – Friday 19th June – joined by Dr Mike Stephens

Our next virtual transplant café meeting is this Friday 19th June at 11:30am.

These cafés offer an opportunity for kidney patients and their families to meet their peers within the kidney transplant service who are going through similar experiences.

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Kidney Patient Newsletter – Covid-19 Update – ISSUE 3

The third edition of the Newsletter – Covid-19 Update – is now ready to view. It has been compiled by Kidney Care UK, Kidney Wales, Paul Popham Fund, the Welsh Clinical Renal Network – which oversees services for adult kidney patients in Wales, and the Wales Kidney Research Unit – … Continue reading

Thanks to our volunteers during National Volunteer Week!

Last week was National Volunteers’ Week, which is an annual celebration of the contribution millions of people across the UK make through volunteering.

Volunteer services are especially valuable to the most vulnerable in our communities, and with many of these people strictly self-isolating at the moment, the help these volunteer … Continue reading

Paul Popham Careline and Councelling Services

You may be missing the usual face-to-face support we offer, but our telephone counselling services and carelines are always available to help support you and your family at this time.

Careline: 0800 038 8989

Our Careline is available from 9:00am – 6:00pm, … Continue reading