Breast Health Services

The following list contains services currently available through the Komen Philadelphia Community Grants Program in our 15-county service area. Services are categorized by two types: Community Navigation and Education, and Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment Services. Other breast health/breast cancer services may be available in your area.

For greater detail on any of the programs listed below, contact Jennifer at 215-238-8900. 


COMMUNITY NAVIGATION AND EDUCATION

Camden, NJ

Provider: Puerto Rican Unity for Progress
Funded Program: Proyecto Salud para Mujeres
Counties Reached: Camden County, NJ
Contact: Zugely Ortiz, 856-541-1418
Services provided:

  • Outreach and breast health education for Latina women 

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: BEBASHI
Funded Program: Our Bodies
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Keira Ragsdale, 215-769-3561 ext. 107
Services provided:

  • Continuum of breast health care for African-American Women

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Health Promotion Council of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Funded Program: Breast Cancer Navigating, Educating & Supporting Together (NEST)
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Marla Vega, 215-731-2418
Services provided:

  • Culturally and linguistically-appropriate navigation and education services for underserved Hispanic women
  • One-on-one and workshop/group education

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Southeast Asian Mutual Assistance Associations Coalition
Funded Program: Asian Women Health Program
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Jingyao Yu, 215-467-0690 ext. 128
Services provided:

  • Outreach and breast health education for Asian-American women 

 

SCREENING, DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT SERVICES

Abington, PA

Provider: Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health
Funded Program: Closing the Gap
Counties Reached: Bucks County, PA; Montgomery County, PA; Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Irma Shields, 215-481-2330
Services provided:

  • Comprehensive breast screening for under- and uninsured women
  • Comprehensive follow-up
  • Breast self-awareness education

 

Camden, NJ

Provider: MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper
Funded Program: Camden County Cancer Screening Project
Counties Reached: Camden County, NJ
Contact: Evelyn Robles-Rodriguez, 856-968-7315
Services provided:

  • Breast health education and outreach
  • Screening and diagnostic services for women in need
  • CORE Partners: Clark Family Breast Cancer Service, Mazzoni Center, Puerto Rican Unity for Progress

 

Lancaster, PA

Provider: Lancaster General Hospital
Funded Program: Lancaster General Breast Health Program
Counties Reached: Lancaster County, PA
Contact: Ethel Wander, 717-544-3285
Services provided:

  • Comprehensive continuum of breast health care including education, screening, diagnosis, treatment, support and survivorship services
  • Breast health education and outreach
  • CORE Partners/outreach inclusions: outreach to Hispanic, Amish, resettled refugees

 

Newark, DE

Provider: Christiana Care Health Services, Inc.
Funded Program: Pink Ribbon Breast Program
Counties Reached: Kent and New Castle Counties, DE
Contact: Nora Katurakes, 302-623-4628
Services provided:

  • Breast health education
  • Screening and diagnostic services for women in need
  • CORE Partners/outreach inclusions: racial/ethnic minorities

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Drexel University
Funded Program: The Drexel University Center for Breast Health and Wellness Project
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA;  Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Jihan Davis, 215-762-1033
Services provided:

  • Culturally tailored outreach, education and patient navigation services

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Einstein Medical Center
Funded Program: Women In Need Program
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Rochelle Millhouse, 215-456-3880

Services provided:

  • Continuum of breast health care for uninsured women
  • Services include complete examination, mammography review, further diagnostic testing
  • CORE Partners/outreach inclusions: racial/ethnic minorities

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Fox Chase Cancer Center – Temple Health
Funded Program: Mammograms Made Easy
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Debra Resnick, 215-214-1682
Services provided:

  • Screening mammograms for uninsured and medically underserved women
  • Continuum of care including diagnostics, treatment and survivor support
  • CORE Partners/outreach inclusions: African-American and Hispanic communities

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Philadelphia Department of Public Health, Ambulatory Health Services
Funded Program: Philadelphia Department of Public Health Breast Cancer Screening & Treatment Project
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Kim Lewis, 215-685-6758
Services provided:

  • Breast screenings, diagnostic procedures and specialized diagnostic exams for medically uninsured/underinsured women
  • Breast health education
  • CORE Partners/outreach inclusions: racial/ethnic minorities

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson
Funded Program: Jefferson’s Breast Cancer Screening & Treatment Program
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Celeste Vaughan-Briggs, 215-955-5495
Services provided:

  • Continuum of breast health care for under- and uninsured women, from initial screening to final diagnosis and into survivorship

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: University of Pennsylvania Department of Surgery
Funded Program: Breast Health Initiative
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Emily Verderame, MPH ,  215-454-3217
Services provided:

  • Screening, diagnostic and treatment services for low-income, uninsured and medically underserved women
  • Culturally-tailored education and outreach

 

Reading, PA

Provider: St. Joseph Medical Center
Funded Program: Expandiendo el Poder del Rosado
Counties Reached: Lehigh County, PA
Contact: Lisa Spencer, 610-378-2959
Services provided:

  • Breast cancer screening and treatment for underserved Hispanic women

 

Sussex County, DE

Provider: Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
Funded Program: Community Breast Cancer Screening and Treatment Program
Counties Reached: Sussex County, DE 
Contact: Lisa Schirtzinger, 302-629-6611 ext 3765
Services provided:

  • Breast cancer screening and treatment for black/African-American women

 

Upland, PA

Provider: The Foundation for Delaware County
Funded Program: Comprehensive Breast Care to the Women of Delaware County
Counties Reached: Delaware County, PA
Contact: Barbara Morley, 610-284-8112
Services provided:

  • Clinical breast exams, mammography screening, diagnostic and treatment services for women in need
  • Breast health education
  • CORE Partners/outreach inclusions: racial/ethnic minorities

 

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