The Sickle Cell Foundation, Inc.

Central Alabama Chapter - Sickle Cell Association of America, Inc.

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Hello a​nd welcome to our website.

The SCDAA-Central Alabama Chapter,
commonly known as The Sickle Cell

Foundation, is proud to provide information to help you understand sickle cell trait and sickle cell disease. If you have sickle cell disease, the Sickle Cell Foundation wants to make sure you get the help that you need when it is needed. We want you to better understand the disease so that you can make informed decisions about your life and your care.  

​Our updated website is part of our continuing effort to provide educational resources at your finger tips on how to live with sickle cell disease and how it impacts you and your family. We hope the information on our website is helpful.  
Please revisit our website regularly,  join us on Facebook and Twitter. ​Don't forget to to register to the new MVA Sickle Cell Awareness Tag for your car.  Read MORE

Best wishes,  


Sharon B. Lewis, BS, MPHHA
Executive Director
​The Sickle Cell Foundation, Inc.
​SCDAA-Central Alabama Chapter


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Please go online and sign the White House Petition requesting

President Barack Obama include Sickle Cell Disease in his budget.

 Sign NOW! 

  We need 100,000 signatures.This Legislation is so very important to families affected by sickle cell disease. They are in dire need of access to better medical care and more funds are needed to find a universal cure.  Click here to: 
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The Board and Staff would like to thank everyone for making this year’s E. Birmingham Sickle Cell Walk 

such a great success!!