The Dáil Passed The Human Tissue Bill Which Will Now Go To The President To Be Signed Into Law

By ika | February 21, 2024

The Dáil Passed The Human Tissue Bill On Wednesday, 21 February, Which Will Now Go To The President To Be Signed Into Law. Family Consent For Organ Donation Is Still […]

HSE patient feedback for National Genetics & Genomics Office

By ika | February 8, 2024

Invitation: to take part in a communications research project with Amárach Research for The National Genetics and Genomics Office. Aim: to better understand what patients who are referred to genetic […]

Irish Kidney Association welcomes publication of year end donation and transplant figures.

By Colin White | December 28, 2023

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Help Us Light the IKA Christmas Tree of Hope 2023

By ika | November 16, 2023

Visit Join us and let your hope shine bright by dedicating a light on our virtual tree. Anyone is welcome to dedicate a light on our virtual tree and […]

Music in Mind Programme for Young Kidney Patients

By ika | November 13, 2023

Are you a young person with end stage kidney disease who would like to have fun exploring your musical ability? The MIM programme, which has been made possible through the […]

IKA Leads Oireachtas Briefing Session Highlighting CKD Challenges

By ika | November 8, 2023

‘Earlier intervention will reduce costs and deliver better health outcomes for the estimated 500,000 people with Chronic Kidney Disease in Ireland’.  – Irish Kidney Association The Irish Kidney Association (IKA), […]

Awards Honour For Our Counsellor Aoife Smith

By ika | October 25, 2023

The 8th Annual Irish Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (IACP) Conference was held over the weekend in the Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin. At the conference, the regional awards […]

“Remembering Harvey” Fundraiser for the IKA

By ika | October 25, 2023

Parents Eddie and Deborah Burns from Macroom, Co Cork, recently organised a charity fundraising event to celebrate the life of their deceased organ donor baby son, on what would have […]

Service of Remembrance & Thanksgiving 2023

By Colin White | October 16, 2023

MULLINGAR HOSTS NATIONAL EVENT HONOURING ORGAN DONORS  (Photos by  Conor McCabe tel. 085 7057255 – NO REPRO FEE) More than 1,000 people from all over Ireland converged in the Midlands […]

IKA Statement On The Importance Of Securing The Future Of An Annual Potential Donor Audit

By ika | September 7, 2023

The National Office of Clinical Audit (NOCA) published its findings this week in a feasibility study, commissioned by Organ Donation Transplant Ireland (ODTI), to appraise the need for a national […]