Patient Support and Advocacy Groups

Patient advocacy groups specializing in kidney disease and nephrotic syndrome are here to help you. They are devoted to providing support, resources and services for patients and families. Join these groups to help yourself, your family, and other patients.


NephCure Kidney International

NephCure Kidney International is the only organization committed exclusively to support research seeking the cause of the potentially debilitating kidney disease Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and Nephrotic Syndrome, improve treatment and find a cure. NephCure also supports patients and their families with a variety of resources depending on your individual interests. Visit our website:
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Halpin Foundation

Halpin Foundation is a non-profit medical research organization that provides support to the medical community by offering grants for kidney disease research and autoimmune disease research. To learn more or to join the Contact Registry for Membranous Nephropathy, visit:

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