Resources and FAQ

For more information for Canadians living with kidney disease, we recommend the Kidney Foundation of Canada and their Patient Guidebook, which can be accessed here

For information on health services available in the South Eastern Ontario region, please visit the South East healthline.

You are also encouraged to contact your local Transplant Advocate Association. The Transplant Advocate Association’s mission is to provide support, knowledge and encouragement to those touched by organ and tissue transplantation and to inform the public about the need and benefits to others of organ and tissue donation. To learn more, please visit their website by clicking here.

Transplant Resources (Trillium Gift of Life resources)

Introduction to Kidney Transplant

Estimating Kidney Transplant Wait Times

Kidney Transplant Deceased Donor Waitlist

Kidney Transplant Referral and Assessment Process

Peer Support Groups

Nutritional Fact Sheets

Financial Support Options

Ontario Renal Network Resources

Managing your Symptoms 

Patient and Family Experience Video Series