About Us

The Sickle Cell Disease Association of Atlantic Canada is a non-profit organization. The organization was formed in November 2014 to raise public awareness about sickle cell disease (SCD) and to support individuals living with SCD, along with their family members and friends.

Board Directors and Executive Members
President: Rugi Jalloh
Vice President: Nicole Rosenow-Redhead
Treasurer: Funmi Joseph
Secretary: Josephine Tommy
Director: Sharon Davis-Murdoch (Health Association of African Canadians)

Partnerships
Sickle Cell Disease Association of Atlantic Canada partners with:

  • United African Canadian Women’s African Association
  • Health Association of African Canadians
  • Canadian Blood Services
  • IWK Health Centre

Sickle Cell Disease Association of Atlantic Canada is open to partnering with other organizations to achieve its’ goal of raising awareness of SCD and providing supports to individuals and families affected by SCD.

Volunteer
The Board of Directors and membership of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of Atlantic Canada are all volunteers. If you would like to volunteer or become a member of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of Atlantic Canada, please contact us by email at: sicklecellnovascotia@gmail.com