The World Health Organization supports screening as critical for early detection. But mammography is not always an option in low resource environments. Even in developed countries, many women go without breast scanning and health services. With the assistanance of new technology, the Global Breast Care Initiative's, Global Scanning Project partners with local resources and organizations to provide low cost and free breast health services.
JUNE: iBE training
AUGUST: West Texas
We ask that those women who can afford any portion of the cost of the scan contribute-whether that is 20 cents or 2o dollars. But, we will never ask anyone who can not afford the scan to pay.
These scans are radiation free allowing scans at younger ages and for women with denser breast tissue.
All women over 25 years qualify for access to a digital breast exam through a scheduled GBCI scanning event.