Bassett Healthcare Network and the Cancer Services Program of the Central Region are pleased to announce the following event:

What: Guardians of Health: Advocating for Cervical Cancer Prevention

Where:  FoxCare Center
Conference Room
1 FoxCare Drive
Oneonta, NY 13820

When: Thursday, January 25, 2024 from 2:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m.

Details: This event will raise cervical cancer awareness and encourage prevention with a special focus on the needs of those in the LGBTQIA+ community. The event includes:

  • • No-cost cervical cancer screening service enrollment.
    • Call 1-888-345-0225 to schedule an appointment and to find out whether you or someone you know qualifies for free cancer screenings.
  • No-cost HPV vaccination for qualifying individuals. Insurance also accepted.
  • Health fair tables and/or presentations from healthcare providers and community organizations, including:
    • Cornell Cooperative Extension
    • Tobacco Free Communities
    • Oneonta NAACP
    • Bassett’s Gender Wellness Center
    • Otsego County Department of Public Health
    • YMCA Specialty Fitness
    • Family Planning of South Central New York
    • Otsego Pride Alliance
    • Bassett Heath Navigators
  • Door prize raffle
  • Free Refreshments