Help us drive legislation to make more organs available for transplant and bring educational and emotional support to pre- and post-transplant patients.

Kidney & Liver Disease Patient Education & Support

The Coachella Valley Support Group, a program of the FAIR Foundation, provides emotional and educational support, referral information and strong peer support. 

Leading doctors and other healthcare professionals in the treatment of liver and kidney disease are regularly invited guest speakers. 


 

Advocacy

FAIR supports the Acuity Circle Model  for the allocation of livers to candidates within 150, 250, or 500 nautical miles (nm) of donor hospitals before offering them nationally to allow for efficient placement of donor organs and to avoid organ wastage.  

FAIR Foundation supports the “Living Donor Protection Act of 2017”

Living Donor Protection Act of 2017 (HR 1270) Resolution as introduced by The American Society of Transplant Surgeons to AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HOUSE OF DELEGATES 

FAIR Foundation opposes the Dialysis PATIENTS Demonstration Act of 2017

The FAIR Foundation Board of Directors has carefully examined the Dialysis PATIENTS Demonstration Act of 2017 (S. 2065) (HR 4143) (“the PATIENTS Act”), and strongly opposes its adoption.  Read complete discussion.

Improving Medicare Patients’ Access to Kidney Transplantation Resolution as introduced by The American Society of Transplant Surgeons to AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HOUSE OF DELEGATES


Education

Physicians specializing in the treatment of kidney/liver disease, transplantation surgeons, dieticians and social service experts volunteer their time to help you understand and manage your disease in an informal, non clinical setting during our monthly support group meetings. 


All information is posted without profit or payment for research and is for educational purposes only, in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. section 107. FAIR Foundation is a federal 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, federal tax ID# 42-158636.

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