Celebrity Chef Could Win Big For The Sickle Cell Community!
Celebrity Chef and Sickle Cell Star Pat Neely has selected Sickle Cell as his cause of choice. In the event that he wins, his earnings will go directly towards sickle cell research treatment and support services! Tune in this Sunday and cheer for Pat!
2015 National Sickle Cell Awareness Month
Please join SCDAA in increasing awareness of Sickle Cell Disease in September and throughout the year.
White House Response to SCD Petition!
Last fall, SCDAA and the sickle cell disease (SCD) community issued a public petition to the White House, requesting reauthorization of the Sickle Cell Treatment Act, declaration of SCD as a national priority and funding for SCD programs in the President's budget. Recently the petition's success came into fruition by means of a direct response.
SCDAA Announces HRSA Newborn Screening Program Grant Co-Leads
The purpose of this project is to support the efforts of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America (SCDAA) working with 10 regionally identified community-based organizations (CBOs) in 5 HRSA designated regions to build and implement infrastructure that overcomes social and service access obstacles.
Official Response to White House Petition
Official White House Response to Declare Sickle Cell Disease a national health priority and support legislation to expand and establish SCD programs.
Join the Sickle Cell Community in Demanding an Apology from NBCUniversal
NBCUniversal owes a public apology to the Sickle Cell community. Sign the petition requesting NBCUniversal join us to take positive steps for those families struggling with Sickle Cell Disease.