Health Services

provided by National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate and Western New York

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National Kidney Foundation Serving Upstate and Western New York

1344 University Avenue
Suite 270
Rochester NY 14607
Toll Free:
(24 Hour Peer Support Line)
M-F 9:00AM-5:00PM.
Bus Service:

Public Transportation Available.


* Provides public education to increase early detection of kidney disorders.

  • Professional education.
  • End the Wait: Organ donor education, organ donor cards, living donor education.

* Provides outreach to African-American and Hispanic communities. 

* Offers patient services such as:

  • Peer support group. 
  • A one-to-one support system for pre-dialysis and pre-transplant patients.
  • Kidney screenings.
  • Renal diet literature.
  • Social events.

* Offers local and national grants given for research on kidney disease.

Eligibility: Kidney patients and their families, health care professionals.

Application Process: Call for information.

Required Documentation: None.

Fees: No fee for services.

Coverage Note: Monroe, Chemung, Livingston, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Yates, Orleans, Genesee, Wyoming, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, and Niagara Counties.


The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and their families, and tens of millions of people at risk.