KERN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

MATERNAL, CHILD AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH

1800 MT. VERNON AVENUE, BAKERSFIELD, CA  93306

(661) 321-3000 / (800) 974-2717

www.kernpublichealth.com

BREAST CANCER INFORMATION AND REFERRAL

LOCAL
American Cancer Society
1831 Truxtun  Avenue # 150
Bakersfield, CA 93301 ............................ (661) 327-7827
24 Hour Toll Free .................................... (800) 227-2345
Info & wigs provided (free/reduced prices)
 
American Cancer Society
Look Good Feel Better, (class)
24 Hour Toll Free .................................... (800) 395-5665
Cosmetic one time make over. (class, 12 step skin Care)
 
American Cancer Society
24 Hour Toll Free .................................... (800) 227-2345
Breast cancer survivors work one-on-one with those
newly diagnosed with breast cancer.
 
American Cancer Society
24 Hour Toll Free………………………….(800) 227-2345
Provide transportation.
 
AIS Cancer Center
2620 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
PH…………………...…………………….(661) 323- 4273
 
Around the Clock Care
Annette Price …………………………..(661)395-5800
5251 Office Park Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Support groups for all caregivers
 
Dignity Health
PH....………………………………………(661) 865-2573
Cancer patient navigator and Mercy Cares general support group
 
Mercy Hospital-Downtown
Cancer Support
2215 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
PH………………………………………….(661) 632-5529
Support group 1st and & 3rd Wednesday of each month
Clinica Sierra Vista - Cancer Detection
Program/Every Women Counts
East Bakersfield Community Health Center
All Locations ........................................... (661) 322-3905
Provides mammogram, breast and cervical screening.

Links for Life
5301 Office Park Drive Suite 370
Bakersfield, CA 93309 ............................ (661) 322-5601
Provides free mammogram to women under 40,
uninsured/ low-income and support groups. Provides wigs also.

STATE
California Health Collaborative
Women’s Health Partnership - Every Woman Counts
Clinical Coordinator ................................ (844) 496-6366
Provides breast screening and mammogram referrals for women 40 years and older who are not insured or are underinsured who fall within low income guidelines. Also, provides cervical screening referrals for income eligible women 21 years and older. 
PROVIDER LOCATOR (24/7)……………(800) 511-2300

NATIONAL
AMC Cancer Information and Counseling Line PH ........................................................... (800) 525-3777
American Cancer Society .................... (800) 227-2345
Cancer Care .......................................... (800) 813-4673
Cancer Information Service …(800) 422-6237