Entries by TeamASCA

ASCA AGM 2019 – President’s report

PRESIDENT’S REPORT  Good evening ladies and gentlemen, It is my pleasure to present our first Annual Report to our members and special guests in attendance today at the Australian Sickle Cell Advocacy Inc annual general meeting (AGM). Firstly I would like to thank God for making it possible for us to have this event. I […]

Post ASCAT 2019 Report

We reported last year that we were sponsored to attend The 14th ASCAT Conference in London UK. We are happy to do a follow up report to update the doors of opportunities that opened as a result of this conference.One of the things we are happy to report is that because of this conference, we […]

Australian Sickle Cell Advocacy Official Ambassador

INTRODUCING THE NEWEST MEMBER OF THE ASCA FAMILY We are ecstatic to report that our own Federal Member of Parliament (MP), Honourable (Hon) Maria Vamvakinou of Calwell, has become the latest member of the Australian Sickle Cell Advocacy Inc (ASCA) family. Hon Maria Vamvakinou will join ASCA as an ambassador to help advocate and bring […]

ASCA attends African Music and Cultural Festival (AMCF)

ASCA attended the 2019 AMCF for the first time. This vibrant event showcases music, dancing, diverse arts, cultural performances and authentic African food that transports visitors to Africa. This free one-day event, is a fun, family friendly affair with non-stop entertainment ranging from cultural performances, catwalk fashion shows, artists in traditional costumes and iconic drumming […]

Sickle Cell presentation at RMIT

One of our top obejctive is to raise awareness about sickle cell disease that is considered a rare disease in Australia. Our area of focus is firstly to the people who are at risk of having the sickle cell trait. We would like to see that every individual who is at risk of having this […]