Santa Cruz Public Libraries'
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Every Woman Counts|
|Alternate Name(s):||Cancer Detection Programs: Every Woman Counts|
Department of Health Care Service's Cancer Detection and Treatment Branch (CDTB)
|Address:||1501 Capitol Avenue Suite 71.4001|
Sacramento, CA 95814
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm|
|Description:||Every Woman Counts (EWC) provides free clinical breast exams, mammograms, pelvic exams, and Pap tests to California's underserved women.
ELIGIBILITY: women 40 years old or older (25 years old or older for cervical), with low income,
have medical insurance that does not cover these services, have a high insurance deductible or co-payment, are not getting these services through Medi-Cal or another government-sponsored program and live in California. If you do not qualify, the Regional Contractor in your area may know of other low-cost screening programs
FUNDING SOURCE: CDP/EWC is funded by a federal grant and state tobacco tax revenue.
|Mission:||The mission of the EWC is to save lives by preventing and reducing the devastating effects of cancer for Californians through education, early detection, diagnosis and treatment, and integrated preventive services, with special emphasis on the underserved.|
|Languages other than English:||Cantonese|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Varies Depending on Location|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Monterey County|
San Benito County
Santa Clara County
Santa Cruz County
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
Information and Referral
|This record last modified January 3, 2014|