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 Kelsey at 215-238-8900. 


COMMUNITY NAVIGATION AND EDUCATION

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Health Promotion Council of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Funded Program: Nurturing, Educating and Supporting Together (NEST)
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Elizabeth Rosario, 267-235-9020
Services provided:

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

 

Philadelphia, PA

Provider: Pennsylvania Health Access Network
Funded Program: Consumer Activation Program for Breast Health 
Counties Reached: Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: 267-908-9100
Services provided:

  • Outreach and breast health education for low-income uninsured and underserved women 

 

SCREENING, DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT SERVICES

Abington, PA

Provider: Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health
Funded Program: Closing the Gap–Breast Cancer Treatment for the Underserved
Counties Reached: Bucks County, PA; Montgomery County, PA; Philadelphia County, PA
Contact: Irma Shields, Nurse Navigator, 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

 

Newark, DE

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

  • Breast health education
  • Screening and diagnostic services for women in need

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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