the forgotten disease

The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter (SCDAA/PDVC) is a non-profit advocacy agency established in 1982. SCDAA/PDVC provides resources and assistance to children, adolescents, adults and families affected by sickle cell disease and sickle cell trait in Philadelphia, Bucks, Delaware, Chester and Montgomery Counties.

our mission

SCDAA/PDVC's mission is to serve as a vehicle and resource center for the psychosocial and social service needs of children, adolescents, adults and families affected by sickle cell disease. SCDAA/PDVC seeks to develop, manage and allocate resources in partnership with hospitals, charitable organizations, community based organizations and social service agencies.

news & events

May 9, 2013
Kier "Junior" Spates of the Steve Harvey Morning Show is the new celebrity ambassador for the...