Breast Health Buddy Program
Offers one on one support and services to women who have just received a diagnosis of breast cancer. The Buddy will help alleviate the patient's fears, be a shoulder to cry on, can accompany the patient to treatments and assist the patient in finding resources and support.
An ongoing program in which the BCI reaches out to women in the community who are often overlooked to educate them about breast health and breast cancer. BCI volunteers visit incarcerated women in the County Justice Center, senior citizens in their living facilities beauty shops, health fairs, and other community events.
Breast Health Outside the Box
Healthy Eating and Lifestyle Choice
Breast Health Buddies/ Lifestyle Coaches will provide one-on-one assistance and support to participants in understanding and implementing healthy lifestyle choices into their daily lives. This program provides nutrition classes, referrals to the YMCA, two shopping to the grocery store and health education regarding breast cancer.