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About SCHAF

Sickle Cell Hope Alive Foundation - SCHAF [pronounced skaf as in SCHOOL] is a non-governmental non-profit Organization.

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Do you want a better future for your kids and for all people living with Sickle Cell Disease?. Then read our blogs to educate yourself more on sickle cell disease.

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Sickle Cell Disease is a Disorder of the Blood | Hear from the Expert

Nigeria is the Leader in sickle cell disease problem, we have the greatest problem..........

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Free Distribution of Parents Handbook on SCD

Handbooks on the management of sickle cell disease (Books 1 and 2) co- authored by 2 SCHAF members and......

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Vision and Mission

VISION: Increased education, improved quality of care and research on Sickle Cell Disease.

 

MISSION: Increased awareness/education, advocacy for improved SCD management, provision of capacity building skills for SCD-affected individuals and conduct of research on SCD.

 

ORGANISATIONAL STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES:

 

1. To increase the knowledge base of the Nigerian population in their local languages on haemoglobin phenotypes for behaviour change and prevention of Sickle Cell Disease.

2. To increase the involvement of faith-based organizations, schools, artisans, primary health care units and other professional groups in the control of Sickle Cell Disease in Nigeria.

3. To improve skills acquisition and entrepreneurial capacities of SCD-affected individuals.

4. To increase access of SCD-affected individuals and their caregivers to quality care, and support from charitable organizations.

5.  Contribute to knowledge and research studies to improve database on Sickle Cell Disease.

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