Kidney Research UK

Kidney Research UK

Charity information

Kidney Research UK

Kidney Research UK is the leading national charity funding research to save lives from kidney disease and kidney related illnesses.

Founded 1967

  • Mission statement

    Kidney disease is a silent killer. There are three million people in the UK with it right now. One million don’t even know they have it and there is no cure. Prevalence of kidney failure continues to rise, as do factors like diabetes and obesity which put you at risk.

    We are the UK’s leading kidney research charity. We rely almost wholly on the generous donations of the UK public and we believe that everybody deserves a life free of kidney disease.

    We are pioneers in our field. For decades our developments in treatment, better information for patients and raising vital public awareness have been saving lives. As the likelihood of kidney disease striking you becomes ever greater, our work is more essential now than ever.

    We are Kidney Research UK.

  • Aims

    Kidney Research UK aims to:

    • To fund and support research; improving the understanding of kidney disease, its causes, prevention and treatment.
    • To provide kidney-related health information to the public.
    • To raise awareness by Informing and updating people interested in learning more about kidney disease and the needs of those affected.
  • Overview

    Established: July 1967

    Registered Charity Number: 252892

    Phone number: 0300 303 1100

    Address: Nene HallLynch Wood ParkPeterborough PE2 6FZ

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website