Fact Sheet: Starting a Family with Sickle Cell ​​

Click here to access this first-of-its-kind resource for people with Sickle Cell trait or disease and their health care providers. SC RED’s fact sheet covers the full range of family planning and fertility options, what kinds of health care providers can help and a glossary of frequently used terms to help navigate what can be a complex and emotional journey.
This resource is free for individuals seeking to start a family. If you are a physician, educator, or representative of a medical practice or institution please consider a donation to SC RED when downloading the fact sheet — and drop us a line to let us know how you are using it.

Click below to access the new fact sheets we did in collaboration with the CDC, American Society of Hematology, and the Foundation for Women and Girls With Blood Disorders.