The Kidney Foundation of Canada, Atlantic Branch, Summer Issue of The Atlantic Branch News 

Our 2015 Summer Issue of The Atlantic Branch News Newsletter is here and it's a little different! Click here to read it!

Medication for Adults with ADPKD now available for use in Canada

Effective June 3, 2015, JINARC™ (tolvaptan) was made commercially available for use in Canada. It is the first treatment in Canada for patients living with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD)


Are you looking for an excuse for your company to host a BBQ at work this summer? Maybe you’re looking for a reason to have your friends and family over for a BBQ? Why not sign up today and get ready to turn up the heat by taking part in The Kidney Foundation’s BBQ Challenge! It’s fun, simple and for a great cause!

BBQ Challenge


Celebrating Excellence

The Kidney Foundation of Canada is pleased to have the opportunity each year to celebrate its many volunteers and supporters through its National Recognition Program. Most recently, Foundation representatives had the opportunity to present Alex Lifeson, guitarist with the Canadian band RUSH, with a Public Awareness Award. 

Priority Setting Survey in Donation and Transplantation

Your experiences as a patient, caregiver, researcher and or healthcare professional can help identify the top research priorities in transplantation and donation within the Canadian National Transplant Research Program (CNTRP) in order to improve the treatment and the quality of life of transplanted patients and patients waiting for a transplant. For more details visit

Impact Report 2014

Your support makes a positive impact in the kidney community! Download our Impact Report 2014 to see how your giving makes a difference.

2014 Alex Lifeson Limited Edition Prints - NOW Avaliable for Purchase

2014 Signed Print

The 2014 Alex Lifeson Limited Edition prints are now avaliable for purchase. Each print is hand signed and numbered by Alex Lifeson, of the band RUSH and is printed on high quality archeival paper and comes with a certificate of authenticity. There are ONLY 300 prints avaliable, so be sure to get yours early to avoid disappointment.

Click here to PURCHASE yours today!

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Upcoming Events

Nova Scotia Lobster Feast Raffle!Event spans multiple days
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 -
Fri, 02 Oct 2015

All Day Event

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