The Finnish kidney and liver association

Helsinki, Finland


A non-governmental organisation, supporting patients and promoting kidney and liver health

Over 6,100 members including patients, their families and friends

5,000 members with kidney disease and approximately 1,000 members with liver conditions

19 local member associations in Finland

Some actions during year 2019

Advocacy work

Finnish Registry for kidney diseases,  annual report.

Rehabilitation courses

Prevention campaigns

Kidney Action Day March

Patient experience, presentations in symposiums

Liver week in May

Hepatitis–C actions.

European transplantation action day.

Work with Fatty Liver, alcohol related liver diseases, other liver diseases.

Working group in Finnish parliament.



President, Mikko Saarela,

Executive director,  Sari Högström, , +358505367258

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