Sankalp Program for Thalassemia Management


Each thalassemia patient should receive appropriate and adequate care and management irrespective of their financial status with the goal of restoring the quality and normalcy of their life.

About the Program

Thalassemia is a genetic blood disorders the individuals suffering from which do not produce blood. They depend on blood transfusions throughout their life. With proper care and treatment the patients can live a near normal life.

However, most individuals suffering from thalassemia die before celebrating their 18th birthday. There are 60,000 individuals with thalassemia major in India and 10,000 new births each year. Cost on management of thalassemia in private setup is estimated upwards from Rs 1,00,000/- per year in India. Because of high costs of management, inadequate care and management, lack of focus on treatment and incidence based treatment these children lose the battle against the disease at an early age.

Sankalp Program for Thalassemia Cure offers end to end management of thalassemia to each child in need. The following outlines the structure of the program:


Key features of our program

Key Features

Key features of our program

Project Sites

Sankalp Centre for Thalassemia Care, Rajkot
RDT Hospital Kalyandurga
Vishwa Bharathi Thalassemia Day Care Centre, Kurnool
Indian Red Cross Society, Nellore
Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Centre, Nagpur
RDT Hospital Bathalapalli
Himalayan Society of Thalassemics, Dehradun
Shree Jalaram Abhuday Sadbhavana Trust, Ahmedabad
Indian Red Cross Society, Eluru
Mamata Foundation, Vijayawada
Radha Mohan Mehrotra Global Hospital Trauma Center, Abu Road
Project Samraksha, Rashtrotthana Parishat, Bangalore
Jai Shivshakti Center For Thalassemia, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum
Wenlock District Hospital, Mangalore
Thal Day Care, Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore

Thalassemia Management Dashboard

Total Patients Total Patient Visits on Feb-2021 Total Transfusions on Feb-2021 Avg. Pre-Hb on Feb-2021
Samraksha 410 507 597 9.2
IGICH 263 252 203 8.8
KLE Belgaum 223 269 242 8.5
Mangalore Wenlock 113 159 141 8.9
TSN 1865 1143 1297 8.7
RDT 153 176 139 9.2
HST Dehradun 24 0 0 NAN
SJA 105 170 127 8.6
IRCS Rajkot 65 120 131 8.9
SSM 160 0 0 NAN
IRCS Elluru 165 0 0 NAN
IRCS Nellore 64 74 95 18.6
Mamata Foundation 93 21 23 7.8
RMMG Abu Road 34 53 56 8.7
RDK 17 8 11 7.3
VBTC Kurnool 13 0 0 NAN

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