THERE IS A MISCONCEPTION ABOUT SICKLE
CELL DISEASE... IT'S NOT JUST A BLACK
DISEASE, IT'S AN EVERYBODY DISEASE!
Although we support Sickle Cell research in hopes of finding a cure, our organization feels our resources are better spent helping the basic needs of the over 27,000 Sickle Cell patients in Tarrant County Texas (i.e. rent and utilities during hospitalizations, assisting with the educational needs of children within a family that is struggling financially as a result of caring for a loved one with Sickle Cell Disease and providing external services to Sickle Cell patients through our partnering relationships with other organizations such as medical, health and housing facilities.
To ensure your awareness if you carry the Sickle Cell Trait. Knowing if you carry the Sickle Cell Trait will stop the reproduction of Sickle Cell Disease.
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World Sickle Cell Day
Juneteenth is June 19th
Stay Connected With
Get Connected is an excellent resource tool launched by the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America that connects individuals living with sickle cell to research and services
New Sickle Cell Research
Click link below to read about it
Sickle Cell 911 Magazine
"Emergency Transformation of Sickle Cell Information"
Old Fashioned Christmas
DECEMBER 21ST 1PM - 5PM
FREE food, games, activities, music door prizes and pictures with Santa
Como Community Center
4900 Horne Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107