About Cooley’s Anemia Foundation, Inc.
The Cooley’s Anemia Foundation, Inc., is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the treatment and cure of Cooley’s anemia, an inherited blood disorder. Established in 1954, the foundation conducts national programs that promote medical research and provides a variety of patient services and educational programs. It has more than 16 chapters throughout the United States and supports the Thalassemia Action Group (TAG), a support group for affected individuals and their families. Services provided by the Cooley’s Anemia Foundation include: information on thalassemia, referrals to local medical sources and emergency medical supplies to people in need. Informational materials available from the foundation include videotapes, brochures, and regular newsletters.