Northwest Sickle Cell Collaborative Families Health Care Communities
Seattle Seahawk and his family want to shine a light on sickle cell disease

Bobby Engram didn't know. Neither did his wife, Deanna. They found out when Deanna was pregnant with their first child that they both had sickle cell trait and had passed the gene on to their baby.  Read more...



The Northwest Sickle Cell Collaborative makes life better for children and families with sickle cell disease and sickle cell trait.
We encourage, educate and empower them to take control of their health and improve their quality of life. By partnering with local health care providers, the state's newborn screening program, families, schools and communities, we ensure that all those affected by sickle cell have access to education, resources, counseling and coordinated care.

The Northwest Sickle Cell Collaborative is a joint project of: