2018-2019 Community Health Partners

Through its community health care grantees, Susan G. Komen Greater CETX funding makes critical breast health services accessible to uninsured and underinsured women and men in our 58 service counties. If you need breast health services, contact the Komen Greater CETX funded health care provider below that offers the service you need in your county.

Learn more about Komen Greater CETX’s rigorous grant funding process. Community health care grantees are chosen each year by an anonymous panel that works to ensure all breast health needs are met within Komen Greater CETX’s service area.

Live in one of our 58 counties but don’t see your county listed below? You may still receive help through our Patient Treatment Assistance Program, Prescription Discount Card, and/or Patient Help Line (1-877-GO-KOMEN). Visit bit.ly/komenhelp to learn more.

Alliance for African American Health in Central Texas (AAAHCT)

Counties served: Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, Williamson

AAAHCT conducts outreach and education in communities, primarily seeking to reach Black women and to provide immediate access to screening mammography and diagnostic services when necessary.

Breast Cancer Resources Center (BCRC)

Counties served: Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, Williamson

BCRC handles patient navigation services. Through a Komen grant, women and men over 40 who receive an abnormal screening will be assigned a patient navigator to assist them through the process of diagnostic navigation and through treatment if necessary. Navigation is provided to all ages and stages once they have a breast cancer diagnosis. BCRC provides patient navigation services from the moment of diagnosis, throughout treatment, into survivorship and even into late-stage disease.

  • Phone: (512) 524-2560
  • Website: bcrc.org

Bridge Breast Network

Counties served: Ellis, Kaufman

Bridge Breast Network provides access to diagnostic and treatment services for breast cancer to low-income, uninsured and underinsured individuals. They collaborate with 10 medical providers and 23 community partners in Ellis and Kaufman Counties.

CareBOX

Counties served: Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, Williamson

CareBOX supports Central Texas cancer patients by alleviating some of the financial burdens of cancer treatment. The organization provides essential supplies to aid recovery and prevent unnecessary hospitalizations.

CommUnity Care

Counties served: Travis

CommUnity Care enhances Travis County’s capacity in meeting the shortage of funds in breast cancer screening and diagnostic follow up for the growing underinsured and uninsured population.

County of Cherokee Department of Public Health

Counties served: Anderson, Cherokee, Ellis, Henderson, Kaufman, Smith

This organization works to prevent disease, promote health, and protect all citizens, utilizing every available resource. They provide mammography screening to underserved, uninsured, and underinsured people.

Latino HealthCare Forum

Counties served: Travis

The Latino HealthCare Forum’s community healthcare workers/Promotoras de Salud participate in outreach activities targeting the large Hispanic community in Travis County. Latina women receive educational material and locations and contact information for free mammogram providers. LHCF directs outreach and education to women in hard-to-reach communities and provides immediate access to screening mammography and diagnostic services.

  • Phone: (512) 386-7777
  • Website: lhcf.org

MEALS ON WHEELS Central Texas In-Home Care

(Formerly HAND – Helping the Aging, Needy, and Disabled)

Counties served: Bastrop, Hays, Travis, Williamson

MOWCTX In-Home Care uses its Komen Greater CETX grant to provide in-home assistance to persons diagnosed with breast cancer.

Moncrief Cancer Institute

Counties served: Bell, Bosque, Ellis, Henderson, Hill, Kaufman, McLennan, Navarro

Moncrief Cancer Institute provides breast cancer screening services and navigation to medically uninsured and underserved people. This life-saving work is powered by the research and treatment innovation happening at UT Southwestern. Moncrief also offers a wide range of support services to cancer patients and survivors, including fertility preservation, genetic counseling, nutrition planning and cooking skills, exercise sessions, social workers, and support groups.

Northeast Texas Public Health District

Counties served: Henderson, Rusk, Smith, Van Zandt, Wood

Focused on prevention and health education, they provide screenings to low-income, uninsured or underinsured women, at-risk women, those under the age of 50, or those who are symptomatic and thus not eligible for mobile mammography services.

Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas

Counties served: Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis, Williamson

Providing services to persons under 40 years of age, the Komen Greater CETX grant ensures young women have access to clinical breast exams, mammograms, and further diagnostics if required.

  • Phone: (800) 230-7526