IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT:  Union County Office of Health Management – 908-518-5620

Free Cancer Screenings April 5 Plainfield, April 12 Elizabeth, April 26 Clark & June 7 Vauxhall

Union County will continue to promote outreach and cancer education through the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection (NJCEED) program, which provides free, comprehensive screening services for breast, cervical, prostate and colorectal cancer. Services through the program also include education and outreach, along with case management, tracking and follow-up.

The NJCEED Program is part of the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services. The program seeks to increase the awareness of each person’s risk for breast, cervical, prostate and/or colorectal cancer and to encourage them to use screening services for early detection and more effective treatment.

Upcoming Events:

Free Cancer Screenings

Plainfield City Hall Annex, Plainfield NJ
Saturday April 5, 2014
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Miller Evans Logan Center, Elizabeth, NJ
Saturday April 12, 2014
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Clark Recreation Center, Clark, NJ
Saturday April 26, 2014
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Union Township Community Action Organization, Vauxhall, NJ
Saturday June 7, 2014
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

For more information about NJCEED or to see if you are eligible for free screening services visit the NJCEED website at www.state.nj.us/health/cancer or call the Union County Office of Health Management at 908-518-5620.