Online Kidney Disease Support Groups

RSN’s series of topical Zoom meetings are informative and so much fun! Topics include the kidney diet, exercise, hobbies and more. This is a great way to connect with others living with kidney disease, make new friends and learn new things. There will be a link provided via email before each meeting. There are no fees to attend, but registration will be required in order to protect attendees privacy. Please add [email protected] as a safe sender to your address book to ensure that you receive the email link.

Here is a list of upcoming Zoom Meetings. Sign up using the form below this list.

RSN’s Monthly Support Group – Finding support beyond that offered by family and friends can help you cope with the life changes of kidney disease. People who attend RSN’s support group share their experiences, strength and strategies to live a hopeful and joyful life. Join us!

Fourth Sunday of every month, 2:00pm – 3:30pm PT
Second Tuesday of every month, 2:00pm – 3:30pm PT
(3:00pm MT, 4:00pm CT, 5:00pm ET)
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Exercise – Get your much needed exercise at Kidney Kin Fitness with personal trainer, Edina Tanacs and Be Fit While You Sit with personal trainers, Nicole Simpson Karen Langevin and Dina Peterson.

Kidney Kin Fitness Monday and Wednesday 4:00pm – 5:00pm PT (5:00pm MT, 6:00pm CT, 7:00pm ET)

Be Fit While You Sit Chair Exercise Tuesday and Thursday, 12:00pm PT – 1:00pm (1:00pm MT, 2:00pm CT, 3:00pm ET)
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Kidney Kin Foodies – Learn kidney diet tips and tricks from kidney transplant recipient, Renal Nutritionist Lubna Akbany, RDN, CSR. Online kidney diet support group led from the perspective of both a person who has kidney disease and a degree in nutrition.

2023 Schedule: 2/15/23, 4/19/23, 6/21/23, 8/16/23 11/15/23 at 1:00pm – 2:30pm PT (2:00pm MT, 3:00pm CT, 4:00pm ET) Find the time of the meeting in your timezone

Get Creative – Do you have a passion for creativity? Let’s inspire each other! We’d like to know more about your creative endeavors, no matter what they may be. Share your current or past projects with us!

3rd Thursday of each month at 4:00pm – 5:00pm PT
(5:00pm MT, 6:00pm CT, 7:00pm ET)
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Kidney Kin Book Club –  RSN is excited to bring passionate readers together to discuss inspiring stories. Our next book is:

The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot
By Marianne Cronin

Fiercely alive, disarmingly funny and brimming with tenderness, THE ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF LENNI AND MARGOT unwraps the extraordinary gift of life even when it is about to be taken away, and revels in our infinite capacity for friendship and love when we need them most. – Good Reads

About the author Marianne Cronin

Marianne was born in 1990 in Warwickshire, England. She studied English and Creative Writing at Lancaster University before earning a PhD in Applied Linguistics from the University of Birmingham. She now spends most of her time writing with her rescue cat, Puffin, sleeping under her desk.

Our next meeting is Sunday, June 11, 2023 4:00 pm
(5:00pm MT, 6:00pm CT, 7:00pm ET)
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