Getting Informed

Your Transplant Journey
Your Transplant Journey is an organization that provides information on how to keep your new organ healthy.  Learn about anything you would need to know about the pre- transplant process and well as the post- transplant process.


Transplant Experience
Transplant Experience is an organization that helps those undergoing a transplant to make the most of their experience.  It provides ongoing information about events that are happening in the organ transplant community.


Transplant Living
Transplant Living is a non profit organization that maintains the national Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) under contract with the Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


Kidney Trust
The Kidney Trust is dedicated to benefiting American adults living with Chronic Kidney Disease as well as those with kidney failure who require dialysis or a transplant. Get informed about kidney disease.


Explore Transplant
Explore Transplant is an organization that helps organ donors make an informed decision about their transplant.  Their mission is to improve the quality of life for patients undergoing an organ transplant.


Transplant Support Organization  
The Transplant Support Organization provides different websites offering news and events for transplant recipients, educational material about organ transplants, and answers to basic questions about transplants.


The Cord Blood Center

The Cord Blood Center is a  new organization dedicated to promoting the benefits of cord blood banking. Umbilical cord blood has helped children survive over 80 diseases including leukemia, lymphoma, and anemia and is now being used in older patients. (Click here for a downloadable guide to cord blood banking.)