The Sickle Cell Society supports and represents people affected by sickle cell disorder to improve their overall quality of life.

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Celebrating 40 Years

The Sickle Cell Society is turning 40! To celebrate our 40th year we are running a whole host of events and activities. We would love for you to celebrate with us and get involved.

We have created a page dedicated to all our celebrations so you can see what we are up to, how to get involved and find out how to sign up to regular up-dates. 

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Sickle Cell Service Review 2018 – Findings from The Sickle Cell Society’s Engagement Activities

Between June and August 2018 we asked for your views about NHS England’s planned changes to short and long stay hospital admissions for people with Sickle Cell Disease. 

You can see our infographic and read the full report here

The Sickle Cell Society believes that individuals with sickle cell disorder have the right to quality care.

This can only be achieved if funding is made available to educate health carers and other professionals about the condition. The Society aims to provide this. The Society does not discriminate between the types of sickle cell disorders or the ethnic groups concerned…

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New Project – South London Gives

We are delighted to announce that NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) have awarded us a tender to deliver an initial 1 year pilot project, ‘South London Gives’, which aims at increasing black African and black Caribbean blood donors.

The project will start running in four south London boroughs: Greenwich, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark, using a Community Organising model to reach into these populations. 

Find out more here

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