Several health departments in the Coastal Health District will host free mammogram screening events in October in observance of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Click HERE to learn more.
The Georgia Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) provides access to breast and cervical cancer screening for women who have no insurance (or very limited insurance) and meet certain annual income guidelines. The program provides breast examinations and mammogram referrals to uninsured, low income women between the ages of 40-64 and pap smear testing and pelvic examinations to screen for cervical cancer in women 21-64 years of age. For more information or to find out if you are eligible to receive BCCP services, please contact your County Health Department.
BCCP provides services to adults who meet the following requirements:
Services provided by BCCP include:
If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, this link may provide helpful information about financial resources available to cancer patients.