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American Sickle Cell Anemia Association

Last Update:3/15/2018
Contact:Ira Bragg-Grant
Title:Executive Director
Address:10900 Carnegie Avenue, Suite DD 1-201
Cleveland, OH 44106
County:Out of state
Phone:(216) 229-8600
Toll Free:
Fax:(216) 229-4500
TDY:
E-Mail:
Website:www.ascaa.org
Mission
The American sickle Cell Anemia Association (ASCAA) is an organization that provides quality and comprehensive services through diagnostic testing, evaluation, counseling and supportive services to individuals and families at risk for sickle cell disease.
Program Description
The organization currently provides a wide range of services to those individuals and families with either sickle cell trait or variants of the disease itself.

Key services include:
  • ongoing follow-up diagnostic testing, counseling, and tracking services for parents with infants who screen positive by the State Laboratory;
  • Family Counseling and Support Services;
  • coordination of medical, social services, education and support for the program's clientele;
  • teacher education and screening services delivery at upwards of 85 local health fairs.
In addition, ASCAA makes outreach to the region's African American, Hispanic, Mediterranean, and Arab communities for family education and the identification of the incidence of sickle cell disease. Please call or write for detailed information on services provided.
Financial
Non-profit 501(c)(3) organization
Services
Blood disorders
Family Support
Parent to Parent/Matching
Sickle Cell Anemia
Counties Serviced
Nationwide
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