This is a companion piece to Did You Know About the Sickle-Cell Cure?
1. Reach federal officials in charge of sickle-cell funding:
2. Track federal sickle-cell research and funding:
Sickle-cell funding (scroll down to "Sickle Cell Disease")
3. Link with sickle-cell patient communities:
4. Learn how to work with local hospitals for better care:
5. Check Medicaid eligibility and special programs for children and adults in your state.