March 17, 2020 - With COVID-19 on the forefront of nearly everyone’s minds, the Medical and Research Advisory Committee (MARAC) at SCDAA wants to provide information to our sickle cell community. Educating yourself about the coronavirus reduces anxiety and empowers you to...

Affordable Internet Services

In response to COVID-19 developments, some internet providers are offering...

Sickle cell anemia is a disorder that affects nearly 70,000 to 100,000 Americans, making it one of the most commonly diagnosed hereditary blood disorders.

If your child is living with sickle cell anemia, the cost of medical treatment can be extremely high. The financial...

Annual Back2School Bash

Saturday, August 20
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

The Children's Institute
1405 Shady Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

It's that time of year again! You can join in and help...



Each year we bring over 200 families together from Western Pennsylvania who are living with sickle cell disease to enjoy a fun-filled day at Kennywood. Lunch is included. Thanks to Kennywood Charitable Trust, we are able to offer FunDay Passes for any one to purchase for only $25...

Living Well with Sickle Cell Walk

The purpose of this web based community is give all persons with sickle cell disease, parents and families, community advocates, advocacy groups, physicians, social workers and others a social media tool to interact in sickle cell disease to provide tools for collaboration and to strengthen the...

SCDAA Announces HRSA Newborn Screening Program Grant Co-Leads

The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. National Headquarters (SCDAA) is proud to announce that it is the recipient of the Sickle Cell Disease Newborn Screening Project (SCDNBSP) cooperative...

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Michael Matthews is the new
Executive Director of CSCF
effective November 1.


Season2Give is an annual gift shopping event where your child(ren) can choose from our "Santa's Workshop" of toys and gifts for their siblings.

There will be refreshments and loads of fun for all.
This year's event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 19