Mobile Mammography Van will be at the Office of NYS Senator Eric Adams (572 Flatbush Avenue) on Thursday, August 25, 2011.
Medical services will be provided for women age 40+ who have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months.
For women with health insurance, the insurance will be billed for services. However, women will not be charged a co-pay and will not receive a bill.
For women without health insurance, services will be paid for by the Screening Partnerships of the NYS Cancer Services Program or through geneorus contributions by the American-Italian Cancer Foundation's donors.
In light of the abduction and murder of 8-year-old Lieby Kletzy, NYS Senator Eric Adams, in partnership with Youth America, will offer an opportunity for parents and children to obtain a free SAFE CHILD CARD on Sunday, July 24, 2011, from 2 pm to 4 pm at the Brooklyn Public Central Library (10 Grand Army Plaza – Youth Wing Program Room).The SAFE CHILD CARD contains a child’s name, biographical information (e.g. date of birth, height, weight, etc.) and a fingerprint image of both index fingers. The cards can be made in less than two minutes.