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

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Simonne Kerr, friend of the Society, tragically killed

Everyone at the Sickle Cell Society was deeply shocked and saddened to hear of the death of Simonne Kerr. A long-time member, dedicated volunteer, friend, and recently qualified sickle cell nurse, Simonne was passionate about helping others and will be deeply missed. You can read more about Simonne here.

Simonne Kerr Memorial Fund

We have also set up the Simonne Kerr Memorial Fund. The money raised will be used to support Simonne’s family at this difficult time. You can donate 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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