Sickle Cell & Young Stroke Survivors

Sickle Cell & Young Stroke Survivors

Charity information

Sickle Cell & Young Stroke Survivors

Our aim is to support children and young people living with the genetic blood disorder - Sickle cell anaemia and educate them and the public about the complications such as childhood stroke.

Founded 2005

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to support children and young people who have sickle cell and have suffered from childhood strokes in a holistic way.

    The main objective of the charity is to support, provide information and create awareness about Sickle cell disease and childhood stroke.

    Our values are based on our own experiences of sickle cell, our passion to make the lives of children more comfortable, our commitment to end any stigma surrounding sickle cell disorders and to increase blood donations from ethnic minorities

  • Aims

    Sickle Cell & Young Stroke Survivors aims to:

    • Our main aim is to support children and young people living with the life limiting illness - Sickle cell disease and educate the public about the complications such as childhood stroke
  • Overview

    Established: June 2005

    Registered Charity Number: 1120902

    Board members: 5

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 11

    Phone number: 02072772777

    Address: 7th Floor Hannibal House Elephant and Castle London SE1 6TE

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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