Resources for Stress Control and Coping with Isolation

By ika | April 14, 2020

Update 1: The Irish government have launched a new webpage with lots of advice and tips on how you can look after your mental wellbeing and cope with your new […]

Minister for Health signs regulations to assist with prescriptions

By ika | April 3, 2020

Press Release Published: 3 April 2020 From: Department of Health Click here to view original document. Minister for Health Simon Harris has today (Friday, 3 April) signed two statutory instruments to […]

Managing Mental Health During COVID-19

By ika | March 23, 2020

‘Between Stimulus and Response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom’ Dr Viktor E. […]


By ika | March 22, 2020

The Irish Kidney Association are pleased to confirm the 30c per kilometre, for self-management of your own transport from your home to your dialysis centre and return, is now available […]


By ika | March 14, 2020

Please click here to find details of the new booking system for patients requiring accommodation in Dublin whilst our Support Centre is closed.



By ika | March 14, 2020

As part of Covid-19 contingency plans Beaumont Hospital has sequestered the Irish Kidney Association’s Renal Support Centre which is located on the grounds of Beaumont Hospital. The Irish Kidney Association’s […]

Government Update 12th March 2020

By ika | March 13, 2020

What is happening? The Government is announcing additional measures to protect citizens by delaying the spread of COVID-19. The general public is asked to follow this advice and keep informed […]


IKA Organ Donor Awareness Week Postponed

By ika | March 12, 2020

Our overall priority is to keep our patients as safe as possible… The Irish Kidney Association has taken the decision not to proceed with Organ Donor Awareness Week 2020 (28th […]

PKD Charity survey

ADPKD Research Priority Setting Partnership Questionnaire

By ika | February 11, 2020

Help identify the top ten most important things to research in ADPKD – autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. The PKD Charity, in association with James Lind Alliance, has collected a […]


IKA invites political parties to include a YES Registry in their election manifestos

By ika | January 15, 2020

IKA invites political parties to include a YES Registry for organ donation in their election manifestos – 15 January 2020. A letter by Mr. Mark Murphy, the Chief Executive of […]