These are some organizations that offer assistance to women with breast cancer and to those seeking medical services.
Galveston County Health District, D’Feet Project
1207 Oak St.
La Marque, TX 77568
409.938.2291 • 409.938.2327
UTMB Cancer Center
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1048
To be eligible for a sponsored mammogram, women must meet eligibility criteria and they must have a doctor’s referral. The Rose honors insurance. Diagnostic services (ultrasounds, fine needle aspirations and core breast biopsies) are available at The Rose.
Angel Flight South Central
Serving Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas and New Mexico
Contact Us at 800-989-2602
The mission of Angel Flight South Central is to help people in need of free air transportation for medical and humanitarian purposes.It is our goal to remove the transportation burden from patients so they can get to specialized medical treatment not available to them locally and focus on getting well. Many of our patients do not have access to conventional transportation or are too ill to drive or fly commercially. Angel Flight is here to help! Completely free of charge! Angel Flight South Central relies completely on volunteer pilots and donations from individuals, foundations, clubs and corporations.
M.D. Anderson Resources:
M.D. Anderson’s Cancer Prevention Center offers a wide range of services. Including risk assessment, risk-reduction counseling and sereening, including mammography and clinical breast exam.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call:
(713) 745-8040 or (800) 438-6434.
Other M. D. Anderson resources are available to the public, including patient support services, educational programs, guided tours, a learningcenter and wellness programs. You don’t have to be an M. D. Anderson patient to use many of these services.
For more information about M. D. Anderson programs, services or referrals, contact ask M.D. Anderson at 877-MDA-6789 or www.mdanderson.org/contact_us