Sickle Cell Education

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Infant Care Program
A program to educate new parents and to help monitor the development of newborns diagnosed with sickle cell disease.

Medicaid Application Center
Medicaid appplications are accepted Monday-Thursday by appointment

Trait Counseling Program
Counseling is provided to individuals who have the trait or the disease. Testing is also available through this program.

LASCA Adult Patient/Advocate Retreat
This is a weekend retreat for adult clients and caregivers to address the needs of persons living with sickle cell disease. The retreat is held in the summer in a selected Louisiana city.

Jesse Douglas Education Resource Library
Educational materials on sickle cell disease and related illnesses are available for clients and the general public.