On Saturday, May 19, Cancer Center of Santa Barbara, Cottage Health System, and Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics will host a Cancer Prevention Fair to provide free and low-cost cancer screenings for community members who are uninsured and under-insured.
Attendees who qualify will be eligible for free cancer screenings, including skin cancer screenings, visual oral cancer screening, clinical breast exams, and colon cancer at-home screening kits. Future appointments for colonoscopies and women’s exams will be made for those who qualify. Health educators will also be on hand to provide cancer prevention information on topics including mammograms, the HPV vaccine, hereditary cancer risk, and smoking cessation.
The screenings will be held at Eastside Neighborhood Clinic from 9 a.m. to noon. Screenings and information are available in Spanish and English.
Date: Saturday, May 19, 2012
Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Eastside Neighborhood Clinic – 915 N. Milpas Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Cost: FREE for those who are un-insured or under-insured
For more information, please contact Cancer Center of Santa Barbara at (805) 898-2204 or visit www.ccsb.org.