CarriageTowneNews.com, Kingston, NH

September 5, 2013

Free Cancer Screenings


Carriage Towne News

---- — PORTSMOUTH – Families First Health and Support Center will offer free breast and cervical cancer screenings for eligible women on September 18. The clinic will include Pap smears and breast exams, with referrals for free mammograms.

To be eligible for these screenings, women must meet guidelines related to their age, insurance status and income. To ask about eligibility and to make an appointment, contact Jane Cummings, RN, at 603-422-8208 ext. 222, or jcummings@familiesfirstseacoast.org. Advance registration for the screenings is requested.

Physician Kareen Worrell, DO, is volunteering her services to provide the screenings. Other support comes from the State of New Hampshire’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program, the Vermont-New Hampshire Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and the Abenaqui Women’s League.

Families First is a nonprofit community health center offering a wide variety of free or affordable health care and family support services to individuals and families, regardless of ability to pay. For more information, call 603-422-8208 or visit www.FamiliesFirstSeacoast.org.