Bay Area Association of Kidney Patients
|San Francisco Bay Area
BAAKP has the charitable purpose to provide EDUCATION AND SUPPORT FOR BAY AREA KIDNEY PATIENTS. Founded in 2007, BAAKP is a core group of kidney patients and ancillary professionals who wanted to Educate and Support Bay Area Kidney Patients. Members and clients include people with End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), persons who require and are currently on dialysis and transplant recipients. The organization conducts four educational meetings per year, which are very well attended by 60-75 people at each event. The organization also publishes a quarterly newsletter, which is distributed through a current mailing list of approximately 250 patients as well as doctors, dialysis and transplant centers and other interested parties such as Health Fairs.