Educate the general population about SCD as a preventative measure.

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Support, empower, and improve the quality of care provided to SCD patients.

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Work with institutions on SCD research to improve patient outcomes .

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Build an engaged network of partners, and ambassadors to bring our vision to life .

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We are a non-governmental and non-profit Organization. The Foundation is dedicated to enhance awareness and educate Nigerians on Sickle Cell Disease.
It also wishes to bring hope, create happy memories improve the quality of life for individuals who experience life-altering situations caused by Sickle Cell Disease (SCD).


SCHAF is visioned at reducing the burden of sickle cell Disease (SCD) in Nigeria.

The mission of SCHAF is reducing SCD burden through a preventive approach of Health Education, Genotype Screening, Genetic counselling, Facilitation of an improved quality of care and Empowerment of SCD affected individuals and research on confounding factors of SCD.

Upcoming Events


10 Jan

Relief giving - Providing relief

  • 3.00pm - 4.00pm
  • USA

06 Jan

Challenge is right for you

  • 10.00am - 11.00am
  • UK

07 Jan

Fundraising is going

  • 11.00am - 12.00pm
  • France

08 Jan

Bowling for a cause

  • 1.00pm - 1.30pm
  • Spain

What Makes us different?


A network of scientists, geneticists, counsellors and healthcare professionals

Know Your Genotype

Screening for SCD and awareness drive to help reduce challenges that SCD patients face

Newborn screening drive

We can screen newborns anywhere in the country and send samples to a central lab for testing


We are deeply rooted in the community – we hold numerous presentations in schools, churches, mosques and universities

NYSC Youth Program

Training the trainers to go back into their communities and spread awareness


Our contributions to international research on SCD, HIV, Hepatitis, and Malaria


We train nurses and clinic staff to take NBS samples and treat SCD patients suffering from lleg ulcers


A dedication to eradicating the stigma around SCD

News & Updates

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