Cayenne Wellness Center is dedicated to ensuring the health and well being of our clients. In order to preserve the health and welfare of everyone, Cayenne Wellness Center combines mental health and the latest information to serve the needs of the group. We are dedicated to improving the lives of persons diagnosed with sickle cell disease including their families, healthcare providers and the public at-large. We deliver first class, compassionate care in a nurturing, caring environment. Keep checking our website for the inclusion of new support groups.

What will they learn?

Through our support groups, clients will learn to achieve their potential and positive emotional health from other members of the group who will provide each other moral support, information and advice on problems relating to some shared characteristic or experience.

What is the goal?

To improve the patient's quality of life.

Various Groups

2018 Schedule of SCD Support Groups (PDF)

Sickle Cell Adult and Family Support Group of Southern California

Los Angeles location: We meet the first Thursday of every month from 6:00 - 8:30pm at:  The Wellness Center LA • 1200 N. State Street, Room 1032, Los Angeles, CA 90033
Moderator - Dr. Carolyn Rowley 818-731-5408

Lancaster location: We meet the second Tuesday of every month from 6:30 - 8:00pm at Antelope Valley Hospital • 1600 West Ave J • Conference Room 101 (Room subject to change)• Lancaster, CA 93534
Moderator - Dr. Carolyn Rowley 818-731-5408

Loma Linda location: We meet the second Thursday of every month from 6:30 - 8:30pm at PossAbilities Office • Professional Plaza - Building A • 25455 Barton Rd., Suite 109A • Loma Linda, CA 92354

Moderator - Sheila Marchbanks 909-851-8194
Dr. Carolyn Rowley 818-731-5408

Fresno location: We meet the third Thursday of every month from 6:00pm-8:00pm at: Maxie L. Parks Community Center • 1802 E. California Ave, Fresno, CA 93706

Moderator - Dr. Carolyn Rowley 818-731-5408
Vanice Murphy-Robinson  559-360-5001
Cassie Woods 818-940-0079

San Diego location: We meet the fourth Tuesday of every month from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Valencia Park / Malcolm X Branch Library • 5148 Market St., San Diego, CA 92114
Moderator - Dr. Carolyn Rowley 818 731 5408
Brittany Echols  619-548-5563

Those with sickle cell anemia, friends, family and health educators are welcomed.