The Manitoba branch would like to sincerely apologize for the delay in the Kidney Walk brochure delivery which was due to a printing mistake. We acknowledge the importance of these brochures on your fundraising and assure you this mistake will not happen again.

A Look Back at 2018

Our 2018 Impact Report is now available. In it, you can read the Boulet family’s moving account of how they became unfailing advocates for organ donation following the tragic loss of their son Logan. You’ll also see how our important programs helped someone during a very difficult time and provided parents and kids a welcome break at Kidney Camps, thanks to the generosity of our donors and volunteers.

NEW Webinar - Advocacy:  The Patient Perspective

September 12, 2019, 6:30pm EST - For more info and to reserve your access to the webinar, consult the registration page..

Are you a kidney recipient and have you participated in Canada’s kidney paired donation program?

You're invited to share your experience in a study aiming to help better understand kidney recipients’ needs in the context of Kidney Paired Donation. Participating involves one Skype interview between 60-90 minutes. For more information visit our Surveys page.

Study Seeking Patients with IgA Nephropathy

The TESTING Study is an international study being conducted to clearly understand what benefits and risks are associated with corticosteroids in IgA nephropathy, using a corticosteroid called methylprednisolone.  For more information visit our Surveys page.

Kidney Failure Comes at High Financial Cost for Many Canadians

A new report released by The Kidney Foundation of Canada shows that a significant proportion of Canadians undergoing dialysis treatment experience financial hardship as a result of the extra costs associated with kidney disease. More information.

Angels Amongst Us

February 23, 2018  We wish to celebrate the life of Mr. Donald McLaren of Roland, Manitoba. We mourn his passing on January 22nd, 2018, and send our sincere sympathies to his wife Shirley, daughter Kyla, son Shane, father Clarke and all family members. Together the family has hosted the McLaren’s Pig Roast for over 20 years, raising an unsurpassed amount of financial support for our local Patient Programs and Research, while heightening awareness of kidney disease throughout the region... Read more.

Home Hemodialysis Utility Reimbursement Program (HHDURP)

The Kidney Foundation of Canada is no longer administering the Home Hemodialysis Utility Reimbursement Program (HHDURP) for the Province of Manitoba.

Please contact Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living for more information on how to access the HHDURP.

Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living
Ancillary Programs
300 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3M9

Phone: 204-786-7365 or 204-786-7366
Toll free: 1-800-297-8099 ext 7365 or 7366
FAX: 204-786-6634
TTY/TDD Relay Service: 204-774-8618 outside Winnipeg: 711 or 1-800-855-0511
Email: insuredben@gov.mb.ca

Living Organ Donation Reimbursement Program (LODRP)

The Kidney Foundation of Canada is no longer administering the Living Organ Donor Reimbursement Program (LODRP) for the province of Manitoba.

Please contact Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living for more information on how to access the LODRP.

Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living
Ancillary Programs
300 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3M9

Phone: 204-786-7365 or 204-786-7366
Toll free: 1-800-297-8099 ext 7365 or 7366
FAX: 204-786-6634
TTY/TDD Relay Service: 204-774-8618 outside Winnipeg: 711 or 1-800-855-0511
Email: insuredben@gov.mb.ca

Need Information on Kidney Disease?

The newly-revised 5th edition of our patient handbook is an invaluable resource for patients and healthcare professionals alike. This well-received update now includes two books, Living with Reduced Kidney Function and Living with Kidney Failure, and is available online or through renal units across the country.

Download The Perfect Storm

There is a strong relationship between diabetes and kidney disease. There is an even stronger relationship when you also have high blood pressure and are overweight. This booklet will help us learn what we need to know about our risk of kidney disease and what we can do about it.

The Perfect Storm booklet

Donate Your Car, Boat, Trailer, Motorcycle... To Kidney Car

Is there an old unwanted vehicle sitting in a field, garage, alley or parking lot of your life? Instead of sitting there going to rust, give that old car a new life by donating it to Kidney Car. We are looking all type of vehicles. trucks, motorhomes, motorcycles ATV’s even farm equipment!

 September 8, 2019 - Winnipeg Kidney Walk

September 15, 2019 - Pembina Valley Kidney Walk

September 22, 2019 - Brandon Kidney Walk

October 20, 2019 - Patient Symposium

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Manitoba Branch - 1-452 Dovercourt Drive, Winnipeg MB R3Y 1G4 - Tel.: (204) 989-0800 
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