Masks and hand sanitizers at our Association’s headoffice starting May 11, 2020

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Disinfection: an effective shield against COVID-19

Toys at home As children are now home most of the day, Health Canada recommends to use a cleaner or a mix of bleach diluted with water to wipe surfaces that children use frequently. Washing toys and cleaning surfaces that children often is a good way to reduce the transmission of all sorts of infections. […]

Keeping in touch & reaching out is essential in this time of crisis

It is undeniable that COVID-19 is a global health challenge. The virus brings a heavy load to our families. Many will be more vulnerable due to: sickle cell disease, a limited access to resources and socio-economic conditions that prevail amongst immigrant families in urban settings. A listening ear to support you We understand that COVID-19 […]

COVID-19: 8 recommendations for sickle cell patients

Our knowledge about the risks of COVID-19 in people with sickle cell disease is still very limited, but there is enough evidence to say that if you have sickle cell disease, you are at risk. So, if you have sickle cell disease: 1) Strictly follow the recommendations made by our government and the Ministry of […]

Cancellation of the 2020 Benefit Gala

Due to the circumstances currently prevailing with the COVID-19, we have decided to cancel this year’s Benefit Gala announced for May 30, 2020 at the Montreal Science Centre. The health and safety of our families, patients, donors, volunteers and the community are paramount to our Association. The situation is continually evolving, and this cancellation is […]

2018 Fundraising Gala

Our 12th annual fundraising gala is coming up soon! Save May 5th and prepare your best black and white outfits for the occasion. For more informations, follow the link! To download the commandite plan of the gala click here.

Blood drive in association with the RTBHM

This year again, we are waiting for all of you and your shortsleeves for the annual blood drive in association with the Round Table on Black History Month at the centre CEDA, 2515 rue Delisle. Give blood, give life!

SCAAQ camp 2017

This year again, many children and their parents participated in this edition of our annual camp. Nothing could stop this year’s group, not even a covered sky, and all for the greatest pleasure of big and little ones!

Fundraising Gala 2017

On April 29th, the 11th SCAQ Fundraising Gala took place at the Hotel Hyatt in Montreal under the theme Black tie 007. More than 290 guests were present and were able to attend various performances as well as presentations introducing the work of the Association in addition to highlighting the arduous work of people suffering […]

Christmas time at the SCAAQ

The holiday season was like always a time for everyone to get together at the SCAAQ. First, the Young Adults Network got together for a cocktail dinner. It was a time highly enjoyed by all, giving an opportunity to connect with others and have a great deal of fun. The cocktail was followed by the […]