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Welcome to Sickle Cell Awareness Month

September is sickle cell awareness month and Sickle Cell Partners of the Carolinas hopes you find a way to celebrate and support the many individuals around the world affected by sickle cell disease, an hereditary blood disorder. Make time this month to give support, raise awareness and educate the community about sickle cell disease. SCPOC is sponsoring our annual conference, “Sickle Cell Disease… Let’s Talk About It” on Saturday, September 9th. Join us for an engaging day of sessions for patients and families affected by sickle cell disease and the community at large who come together for a day of discussion, awareness and education. Register for this communtiy-wide event at


Howard University President Keynote Speaker for Sickle Cell Conference

Greetings from Sickle Cell Partners of the Carolinas! We are excited to share news regarding, “Sickle Cell Disease… Let’s Talk About It,” our 4th annual day conference designed for patients, families and the community at large to learn more about sickle cell disease and to build awareness about this hereditary condition. We are pleased to announce our… Continue Reading

Sickle Cell App Focus Group

Sickle Cell Partners of the Carolinas has a great opportunity to engage the teen community here in Charlotte. A new app is being developed for patients to judge their sickle cell pain and they will be paid $50 for giving their opinions. A small group is needed and for some reason, many are slow to… Continue Reading


Hi Everybody! We are one week away from the 3rd annual University City Turkey Trot! If you have not registered for all the fun, please go to our webpage, The University City Turkey Trot directly impacts and supports financially all the great things that Sickle Cell Partners of the Carolinas does throughout the year.… Continue Reading