Women’s Wellness: A United Sickle Cell Disease Conference

In the past few months, Australian Sickle Cell Advocacy Inc has focused on improving raising awareness in managing our mental health.In the past few weeks, we have been meeting Haematologists from different states to confirm the…

Red Blood Cell Exchange Treatment Options for Sickle Cell Patients in Western Australia

Red Blood Cell Exchange Treatment Option We are so excited to announce that after almost two years of advocating to have Red Blood Cell (RBC) exchange transfusion for Sickle Cell patients in Western Australia, this is now a reality.This…

COVID-19 & SCD – Expert advice for People living with SCD

As this virus continues its ravages, we are watching what is happening and how this will affect our work for the year 2020. Our thoughts and prayers go to the people who have lost their lives as a result of this virus around the world; to…

Channel 7 News Melbourne Reports on cure of Founder’s daughter

During this Good Friday Appeal, ASCA's Founders Preston and Agnes were invited to share the news of thier daughter getting cured from Sickle Cell Anaemia. This was one year after sharing the story about their daughter's treament. Their daughter…

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…

Australian Sickle Cell Advocacy – First Annual General Meeting

17th January 2020, We held our first annual general meeting. The purpose of this meeting was to debrief our past year and look at the activities we have planned for this year. This was also an opportunity for us to meet our general members…

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…

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…