You can make a difference!
37 million Americans are living with chronic kidney disease, including more than 650,000 individuals who have kidney failure and rely on dialysis or transplantation to survive. You can join the American Kidney Fund as a strong and independent voice to increase awareness of kidney disease and advocate for policies that improve access to health care and that strengthen quality of care for individuals with kidney disease.
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Keep up with what's going on in our Advocacy Network as well as with AKF programs and events.
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Sign up to receive action alerts on the latest legislative work that impacts the state of kidney health in our nation. We will also send you specific ways that you can connect with your legislator and make your voice heard on behalf of kidney patients and those at risk for kidney disease.
Learn about kidney disease
An estimated 37 million Americans have kidney disease, but most of them do not know it because it has no symptoms in the early stages. Learn more about kidney disease, kidney failure and other kidney conditions.