DaVita.com Kidney Education http://www.davita.com DaVita provides a complete range of dialysis treatments and support services for patients living with chronic kidney failure, also known as end stage renal disease, or ESRD. Support Groups for People Living with Kidney Disease http://www.davita.com/kidney-disease-overview/living with ckd/support-groups-for-people-living-with-kidney-disease/a/4926

People living with chronic kidney disease (CKD), those on dialysis and their family members face unique challenges. Support from others coping with the same issues can be an important source of comfort, advice and inspiration. Find out about some of the support groups available online and in-person for people affected by kidney disease, as well as tips on starting your own.