Cancer Services Program

                  

                                                                        

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FREE breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screenings!

The Cancer Services Program of Broome, Chenango & Tioga Counties provides FREE cancer screenings to people who do not have health insurance.  The program also provides free diagnostic testing when there has been an abnormal screening result.  Uninsured individuals who are in need of treatment for breast, cervical, colorectal, or prostate cancer may be eligible for Medicaid coverage through the Medicaid Cancer Treatment Program.  Call 607-778-3900 or toll-free 1-877-276-1019 for more information or to find out if you are eligible for any of these services. 

Screening Services Available:
 
Breast Cancer Screening
 
Mammograms and Clinical Breast Exams
 
·         Women 40 and older
·         Women who are younger than 40 and at high risk for breast cancer
 
Cervical Cancer Screening
 
Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
 
·         Women 40 and older
 
Colorectal Cancer Screening
 
Colorectal Cancer Screening Kits (done at home)
 
·         Men and women 50 and older who are at average risk for colorectal cancer
 
 Colonoscopies
 
·         Men and women who are at increased risk for colorectal cancer
        
The Cancer Services Program of Broome, Chenango and Tioga Counties is a
partnership of community organizations and health care providers working to provide
the residents of our region who are without health insurance with access to quality cancer screening services.
 
For more information, please call 607-778-3900 or toll-free 1-877-276-1019, or visit the New York State Department of Health Cancer Services Program website at: http://www.health.ny.gov/diseases/cancer/services/
 

Diabetes Prevention and Control Program

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Tobacco Free Broome Tioga
A program focused on educating the community about the risks of tobacco use and the available opportunities for quitting.


Adolescent Tobacco Use Prevention
Compliance checks of tobacco retailers are conducted by staff and youth volunteers. Retailers are prohibited from selling tobacco to minors.

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