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Support Groups
Here is a List of Sickle Cell Support Groups in the DC Area: S.T.R.I.V.E. - Pediatric Sickle Cell Support Group meets Every 2nd Saturday at Children’s National Medical Center Floor 3.5 Room C Parent Support Group (202) 583-2774 Researching more Sickle Cell Related Support Groups. Washington, D.C. Hospitals that specialize in caring for patients with Sickle Cell Disease: Children’s National Medical Center Sickle Cell Disease Program The Sickle Cell Disease Program at Children’s National Medical Center provides an comprehensive care for children. The program also supports families to help them cope with a child’s illness, including a dedicated stress management team. Appointments and Consults: 202-476-2140 111 Michigan Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20010 Phone: 202-476-5000 Click for HEMONC Website  Howard University’s Center for Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) SCD addresses the needs of patients and families in the Washington Metropolitan area affected by sickle cell disease. The center provides comprehensive medical care, testing, education, counseling, and conducts research and community outreach. 1840 7th Street NW Washington, DC 20001 Phone: 202-865-8292 Website: Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Sickle Cell Disease Program This program provides dedicated ongoing medical and psychiatric care in coordination with psychosocial support services including consultation, verification of newborn screening results, and genetic counseling, art therapy and spiritual counseling as needed. 3800 Reservoir Road, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20057 202-444-7599 Lombardi Hematology/Oncology Appointment Line: 202-444-2223 Lombardi Director’s Office: 202-687-2110 Website: MORE INFO TO COME