National Kidney Foundation

 
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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyThe National Kidney Foundation's direct patient programs include:
- KEEP Healthy kidney disease screenings
- Your Kidneys and You educational presentations
- NKF Cares and NKF Peers patient support hotlines
- The Big Ask/The Big Give organ donation education initiative

NKF also improves patient health and well-being through the development of widely-adopted clinical practice guidelines, professional education opportunities for those who care for kidney patients, research grants that support new treatment approaches, and advocacy efforts at the state and national level that focus on protecting patients and increasing investment in kidney disease prevention and research.
MissionTo prevent kidney disease in those at risk, ensure the early detection and treatment of kidney disease in those who have it, and to provide healthcare practitioners with the necessary information, training, and infrastructure to effectively identify and manage kidney disease in all of its stages.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
EligibilityNo Restrictions Applied
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 11391 Speer Blvd
Physical Site Address 2Ste 250
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80204
Main Phone(720) 748-9991
Hotline Phone1-855-653-7337 (Peer Hotline)
Other Phone1-800-596-7943 (Toll-Free)
Fax(720) 748-1273
Emailnkfconm@kidney.org
Web Addresshttp://www.nkfconm.org
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: National Kidney Foundation
Affiliated Programs: National Kidney Foundation
Affiliated Services: Kidney Disease Education and Services - National Kidney Foundation