Renal Support Network (RSN) is a nonprofit, patient-focused, patient-run organization that provides non-medical services to those affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD). Learn more about us and our Programs and Services.  Call our Hopeline (800) 579-1970 (toll-free) Monday through Friday from 10am to 6pm (PT) to talk to a Person who has lived kidney disease.

Overcoming Acute Kidney Injury
Daniel Vandenbark-Woodward was healthy and never had any signs of being sick until one day he ended up in the Emergency Room with acute kidney failure (AKI) and needed dialysis immediately. AKI is different from chronic kidney failure. You can hear Daniel tell Lori his story and learn if his kidneys recovered. Listen to this Interview

16th Annual Renal Teen Prom!
"Sea of Dreams" was the theme for RSN's 2015 Renal Teen Prom. It was held on Sunday January 18th at the Glendale Hilton. Jack Black was our special guest and Phillip Palmer of ABC Eyewitness News was the MC of this year's fabulous event held annually for young people with kidney disease. View video and pictures here

RSN's Hope Shop!
Check out our line of products on CaféPress. We have 10 designs with hopeful messages and dozens of items to choose from. Hats, hoodies, t-shirts, mugs, car magnets, even doggie-wear.

Fall/Winter 2014 Newsletter
The latest Live&Give Newsletter, the "Nurture Well-Being Issue" is out. Arriving now at locations around the country. Make sure your dialysis and/or transplant clinic has theirs, share and read online, and print as many copies as you'd like for yourself and friends. Read Now

Patients Helping Patients

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a phone call away.

Patient HOPEline
(800) 579-1970
10 am to 8 pm PST

HOPEline en Español
(800) 780-4238



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