Local Resources

Current Partners

Life For Sickle Cell Foundation, Inc. (LIFE)

LIFE provides mentoring, navigation, and scholarships to improve life skills, job training, and enhance educational achievement for individuals with sickle cell disease. LIFE seeks to maximize the potential and improve the quality of life for those with sickle cell disease.

FACES Of Our Children, Inc., (FOOC)
FOOC provides support for families and raises awareness about sickle cell disease through educational programs in the community.

Contact:
P.O. Box2946
Landover Hills, Maryland 20784
Phone: 1-800-FACES11
Web: www.facesofourchildren.org
Email: director@facesofourchildren.org

Sickle Cell Association of the National Capital Area, INC. (SCANCA, INC.)
SCANCA, INC. provides education about sickle cell disease and a multitude of services including scholarships to benefit individuals with sickle cell disease and their families.

Contact:
P.O. Box 41479
Washington, DC 20018-0879
Phone: 202-271-5733
Web: www.scancainc.org
Email: email@scancainc.org

Partner Services

To become a partner at DC GAPS Medical Home, contact us at 202 865-4443

Department of Pediatrics and Child Health
Howard University Hospital
2041 Georgia Avenue, NW  
Room 6-08B
Washington, DC 20060