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SC Crew

Welcome to the

SC Crew!

A supportive trusting environment for teenagers with Sickle Cell Disease.
 

Ages: 15-20

Our Mission:

The SC Crew provides a supportive and trusting environment for teenagers/young adults living with sickle cell disease to learn, grow, build community, and have fun.

If you're an SCD Warrior residing in Southern California, aged 15-20, and interested in learning more about your condition, connecting with fellow SCD individuals, and enjoying some fun activities, consider applying to become an SC Crew Member today!

What does the Crew Offer?

  • Building Community

  • SCD Educational Workshops

  • Guidance on navigating the healthcare system

  • Tools for Self-Advocacy

  • College and Career Path Workshops

  • Mentorship

  • Volunteer Hours

  • Life skills Workshops

  • Transition preparation

  • Smooth Transition to an adult provider

  • Mock Clinics

  • Fun Outings

  • Camp Gibbous

If you would like to become a part of the crew, please contact us for an application and more information!

Become part of the crew!

Call : 909-743-5226 x102

Email: portiar@scdfc.org

3602 Inland Empire Blvd., Suite C315
Ontario, CA 91764

For more information:

Meet-Ups

Every 3rd Saturday of the month
Time: 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Sickle Cell Disease Foundation or virtual
Transportation is provided
(In-person and virtual meetings offered)


Fun Outings – Once a quarter
SC Crew is FUN, FUN, FUN!
We take our members on fun outings once a quarter, and let them vote on the outing! (i.e. Top Golf, Amusement Parks, Movies, Bowling, Laser Tag, etc.)

Mock Clinic - Once a year
A real adult clinic experience without parent/guardian to boost our SC Crew
member’s confidence to aid in the preparation to transition to an adult healthcare provider – June 1, 2024

NEED HELP TRANSITIONING OR FINDING A KNOWLEDGEABLE SCD PROVIDER?

DO YOU LIVE IN CALIFORNIA AND NEED HELP TRANSITIONING OR FINDING A KNOWLEDGEABLE SCD PROVIDER?

 

The SC Crew offers Transition Planning Meetings for both members and non-members residing in California. We aim to ensure that all individuals with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) smoothly transition to adult care providers who are knowledgeable about SCD and can provide comprehensive care to Warriors.

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