Information for the public
The organisation below can provide more information and support for people with sickle cell disease. NICE is not responsible for the quality or accuracy of any information or advice provided by this organisation.
Sickle Cell Society, 020 8961 7795 www.sicklecellsociety.org
The NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme website (http://sct.screening.nhs.uk/) contains information about sickle cell disease, including the tests offered at different stages of life, as well as screening and care.
You can also go to NHS Choices (www.nhs.uk) for more information.