The Sickle Cell Awareness Group of Ontario (SCAGO) in collaboration with the Sickle Cell Disease Association of Canada (SCDAC) continues to support the schools in Ontario. Working closely with schools is essential given that students living with sickle cell disease must be encouraged to excel academically. This is doubly important as many of the students are ill-cut for hard manual work.
- Resources available for schools
- In-school training
- in-school support for staff, educators, parents, and students
- Online videos and webinars
- conferences and seminars
This video provides more awareness and education on the subject of sickle cell disease. It is important to use this video when training school educators and staff.
This video provides a great insight into how sickle cell disease affects the students living with the disorder and how their peers can support them.
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