2014-2015 Community Partners
Susan G. Komen® Austin will invest more than $850,000 in the fight against breast cancer this year, providing more than $518,000 to its community partners and more than $338,000 to research efforts. Together, the community partners will deliver services covering the continuum of care, including breast cancer screening, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care to uninsured and low-income individuals in five counties.
View the Community Services brochure.
- CommUnity Care - Women’s Services program provides comprehensive breast cancer education, screening and diagnostic services, transportation, and will soon provide patient navigation for women in Travis County. $91,799.82. Call 512.978.9300.
- Community Action Inc. of Central Texas - Breast Cancer Navigation program provides comprehensive breast cancer education, screening and diagnostic services, patient navigation, case management, and transportation for women. Also provides physician consults, emergency funds, and post-treatment navigation and survivorship plans for breast cancer survivors. Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Williamson counties. $223,394. In Williamson County call 512.930.3281 for assistance, in Bastrop and Caldwell Counties call 512.393.4764 for assistance, in Hays County call 512.392.1161 ext. 322 for assistance.
- Alliance for African American Health in Central Texas - The AAAHCT provides 3 services: outreach and education, service coordination, and mammogram services. $64.000. For more information contact Marva Overton, 512.619.4280.
- WINGS (Women Involved in Nurturing, Giving, Sharing, Inc.) – True Access in Rural Areas (TARA) program provides comprehensive, no-cost breast cancer treatment, on-going follow-up care for prior breast cancer patients, COBRA payments, and patient navigation services for women in Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, Williamson counties. $203,679. Call 210.946.9464.