Foundation to offer free
breast cancer screening
Foundation’s Mammogram Bus travels
to provide no-cost mammograms and
clinical breast exams to insured and
uninsured women fi ve days a week,
all year round.
On Thursday, April 25
AICF will hold a screening
event in partnership with
Samaritan Daytop Village.
to 5 p.m., AICF will hold a screening
event in partnership with Samaritan
Daytop Village, located at 250 Grand
the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan,
Queens, or Staten Island, and have
not had a mammogram in the past 12
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The American-Italian Cancer
the fi ve boroughs of New York City
On Thursday, April 25, from 9 a.m.
Women eligible for breast cancer
screening services must be between
the ages of 40 and 79, live in
This is an appointment-based program.
To schedule, call (877) 628-
9090. Walk-ins are accommodated
The goal of AICF is to make breast
cancer screenings accessible to all
New York City women by offering:
• Screenings with no out-of-pocket
• Comprehensive breast health education
which ensures that women
are aware of the importance of regular
breast cancer screenings and feel
empowered to make well-informed
• A traveling Mammogram Bus
that eliminates transportation and
geographical obstacles to healthcare
access by bringing screening services
directly to patients’ neighborhoods.
• Partnerships with an extensive
network of more than 220 community
sites, including trusted community
groups and civic leaders throughout
NYC to eliminate cultural and linguistic
barriers to regular screening
and reduce the distrust of the healthcare
system that many women feel.
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