SCDAA is proud to welcome two new member organizations to its ranks, bringing its total number of chapters up to 48.
Dreamsickle Kids Foundation in Las Vegas, Nevada
Our 47th member is the Dreamsickle Kids Foundation in Las Vegas Nevada, whose mission is to #MakeSickleCellPopular by increasing awareness, educating ,and advocating for long term changes for the SCD population of Nevada to improve Equity and access to care for those affected by SCD and other Rare Diseases while also addressing health disparities.
Sickle Cell Disease Association of Broward County in Florida
Our 48th member is the Sickle Cell Disease Association of Broward County in Florida, whose mission is to enhance the quality of life for persons living with Sickle Cell Disease by addressing their medical, social, psychological and informational needs; To educate the community and increase community awareness about Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Trait; To provide a vehicle of information for governmental and legislative relationships to encourage research in hopes of facilitating a cure for this chronic disease.