ST. PETERSBURG CHAPTER

Available Programs and Services


Christmas Activities/Gifts

All St. Petersburg Chapter clients are invited to a Christmas Luncheon to enjoy food, entertainment, gifts and of course Santa.


Referral Service

Referral service is provided to assist with issues that may arise with the client and family.


Emergency Family Assistance

St. Petersburg Chapter clients can apply for emergency assistance on a needs based scale.  Contact the sickle cell office to complete the application.

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Family Support Group

Meetings are held every other month on the fourth Tuesday of that month from 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm at the Enoch Davis Center, 1111-18th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL.  Clients/family members benefit from support group by having a avenue to express themselves and to become educated by community health professionals. 2015 dates are 1/27, 3/27, 5/26, 7/28, and 9/22


Scholarships

Clients may apply for scholarships to assist with educational and career development training.


Genetic Counseling

Genetic counseling is provided to persons affected by sickle cell disease and sickle cell trait.  Contact the office to schedule an appointment

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Educational Presentations

Sickle Cell education presentations are available to any qroup 5 or more.  Our presentations are focused on providing the most up to date information regarding sickle cell disease..