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Critical Cancer Screenings Offered During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Year Round for Eligible Fulton Residents

During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Fulton County Board of Health wants to remind women who live in Fulton County to get their life-saving cancer screenings available year round at its Adamsville, College Park and North Fulton regional health centers.    

Breast cancer is still the second leading cause of cancer deaths for women in the United States and in Georgia, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.   The CDC says early detection – through health screenings—can lower the death rate of breast and cervical cancers.   The CDC recommends more women should utilize these life-saving, preventive screenings.

 “The research shows that cancer deaths disproportionately affect women who are uninsured or underinsured.   Therefore, Fulton County’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Program offers these vital services throughout the year,” explains Fulton County Nursing Supervisor Debra Dewitt.  

Through Fulton County’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP), women who are income-eligible can receive FREE or low-cost breast and cervical screenings and other diagnostic services.   The program will cover the cost of a mammogram to uninsured Fulton residents who meet the program criteria.   To qualify for Fulton County’s BCCP program, a woman must:

  • Reside in Fulton County
  • Be uninsured or underinsured
  • Be income eligible
  • Be between the ages of 40 to 64 years
  • Have had her last mammogram more than a year ago.
  • Breast and Cervical Cancer Program Services Offered at Three Fulton County Regional Health Centers:


    Adamsville Regional Health Center

    General info: 404-613-4215


    3700 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SW, Atlanta, GA   30331-3674


    For breast exam appointments call:



    College Park Regional Health Center

    General info: 404-613-8865


    1920 John Wesley Ave,   College Park, GA   30337




    North Fulton Regional

    Health Center  

    General info: 404-612-1876


    3155 Royal Drive, Suite 125, Alpharetta, GA   30022




Fulton County’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Program Reaches Thousands of Women

Fulton County’s BCCP program has enrolled more than 10,000 uninsured women between 1995-2015 who received screenings and or diagnostic mammograms.   Fulton County partners with many civic organizations.   This includes providing clinical breast examinations and mammogram referrals to the S.C.L.C. Women’s Organizational Movement for Equality Now, Inc. since 2008. For more information about cancer screenings and other women’s health services, call the Fulton County Board of Health’s Women’s Health Division at 404-612-1649.                


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