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Sickle Cell Association of Ontario

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-789-2855
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1981
Primary Executive Lisa Bailey, President; Email:
Alternate Executive Serena Thompson, Vice-President, Director, Programs; Email:
Funding Donations ; Membership fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Education and counselling for people living with or supporting someone affected by Sickle Cell Disease (includes Sickle Cell Anemia, Sickle Cell SC, Sickle Beta Thalassemia and the Sickle Cell Trait)

COVID-19 Relief Fund: Partnered with Ujima Sickle Cell Patient Emergency Fund to help Sickle Cell community members in a financial crisis and unable to buy essential groceries and other items * open to Ontario residents only * application on website

Monthly support group * advocacy for Sickle Cell patients * promotes Sickle Cell awareness through conferences, community presentations and workshops
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 10am-4pm * Tue, Thu 9am-5pm
Meetings Support Group: Third Sat of the month
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility People living with Sickle Cell Disease and their supporters
Application Call for appointment * no referral required
Languages English
Fees membership fee varies
Site Information
Site Location Toronto (Scarborough)
Located In Community Scarborough North
Mailing Address PO Box 41562 
1711 McCowan Rd 
Toronto, ON M1S 3V4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities
HCSD Sub Heading Disability Associations
Service Categories Disability Associations ~ Anemia ; Disaster Related Cash Grants ~ Anemia ; Disaster Related Cash Grants ~ COVID-19 ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Anemia ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Anemia ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Anemia ; Individual Advocacy ~ Anemia

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