Free mammogram screenings

Amarillo, TX - You may qualify for a free mammogram screening thanks to a sizeable grant from the Laura W. Bush Institute for Women's Health.

The grant seeks to educate and treat smaller communities and low-income Texas residents.

Teams from the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and the Amarillo Breast Center of Excellence will schedule screenings for eligible applicants at two area Walmart stores.

On Thursday, December first, an event will be held at the Canyon Walmart from 4:00pm to 7:00pm.  The next event is scheduled for Monday, December fifth at the Dumas Walmart from 10:00am to 1:00pm.

To be eligible, you must be a resident of any of the upper 26 counties of Texas, and have little or no health insurance.  Be sure to bring your proof of address, photo identification, and income verification or proof of assistance.

Citizenship is not considered.

For more information, you can follow the attached link or call program coordinator Sharon Felts at 356-4659.