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Ealing Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Support Group

We are a voluntary, independent support group set up in the Ealing and Hammersmith & Fulham Boroughs. Our members include individuals affected with Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia, their families, carers, supporters and professionals.

Our Aims

  • Help improve the quality of life for individuals who are affected by Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia
  • Support individuals their families and carers
  • Provide support during periods of crisis/hospitalisation by our ‘HOME2HOME SUPPORT’ service
  • Host seminars and talks with Guest speakers on Health, education and social issues
  • Raise the awareness of Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia in the local community
  • Organise and participate in fundraising activities for the group
  • Regularly meet and talk with other sufferers and their families to discuss different issues and offer solutions
  • Organise leisure outings and functions for the group and their families
  • Faciilitate fun activities for children affected with Sickle cell and Thalassaemia
  • We produce regular bulletins by email and post about our group activities, events and workshops.
  • We aim to prevent isolation and to promote inclusion
  • We aim to build networks of support and link in closely with the Sickle Cell Society
  • We have a 24 hour dedicated phone for Support services  

Monthly meetings 

We hold monthly meetings on the last Tuesday of every month (excluding August and December) from 7pm  to 9pm at: Ruskin Hall, 16 Church Road, Acton ,London, W3 8PP

More information can be found in the Ealing Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Support Group Leaflet. 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Support Group
Telephone
0793 223 6544
E-mail
ehfsicklecellsupportgroup@hotmail.co.uk
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