SCID Compass overview video:
About SCID Compass
SCID Compass offers educational materials, access to family networking, and advocacy on a national level, with the goal of improving outcomes for children born with SCID.
SCID is a genetic disorder in which an infant is born without a functioning immune system. The immune system is unable to protect the infant against infection. As a result, a child with SCID has recurrent and persistent illnesses that are life-threatening.
SCID Compass provides information on SCID diagnosis, treatment, and support through: www.scidcompass.org, printed materials, and links to SCID communities through social media and mailing lists.
A program of the Immune Deficiency Foundation, SCID Compass is funded through a federal grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration, an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
HRSA Acknowledgement/Disclaimer: This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $4 million with 0% financed with nongovernmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government