Thursday 14 March
Public Open Day, 1.30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Central United Reformed Church, 60 Norfolk St, Sheffield S1 2JB (corner of Norfolk St and Chapel Walk) (see map below)
This is a free event to highlight the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle to look after your kidneys, and to look at the risks and impact of kidney disease. You can pop in at any time to look at the stands and to hear short informative presentations from patients, clinicians, research scientists and dieticians.
The Sheffield Kidney Informed Patient Programme (SKIPP) aims to offer information and knowledge to kidney patients and their families,to help in the management of your own condition, to assist you in making choices and to encourage a positive attitude to coping and living with kidney disease.
Meetings are usually held on the last Thursday every other month, 1.30 p.m. - 3 p.m. in the Central United Reformed Church, Norfolk St, Sheffield, S1 2JB
For further details contact the pre-treatment advisors: Gwyn Somers / Debbie Douglas on
Meetings for 2019 are as follows:
24 January Ask the Experts: Meet a panel of kidney patients who will share their experiences
14 March WORLD KIDNEY DAY
30 May What is happening to my kidneys?
Question and answer session with one of the consultants.
25 July Staying healthy. - What can I eat and drink?
26 Sept Kidney transplant - is it for me?
Transplant patients sharing their stories.
28 Nov Medication - the right drugs for me?