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?
Can You Help ?
We are always looking for volunteers to assist us in fundraising and joining our committee to give us fresh ideas and direction. Could you help us assist kidney patients?
For more information on SAKA, getting involved or making donations please contact Glynis Beattie
Tel: 07979 896151