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We believe that individuals with Sickle Cell have the right to quality care and 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. Both sexes are equally affected, and should have equal access to support and services within a confidential and sensitive environment. We respect the views of every patient. Do you have a sickle cell disorder or know someone who does? Are you looking for information, advice or support? The SCS Helpline Service provides confidential information, guidance, and emotional support to individuals and families affected by sickle cell living within the UK.
The Sickle Cell Society supports and represents people affected by sickle cell disorder to improve their overall quality of life.
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