Information/Referral Services

CANCER SERVICES PROGRAM CONNECTION

 
Data Provided By
2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers a toll free line that state residents can call to find resources within their own county, that offer free cancer screenings for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer, for those that qualify.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester Counties)
TerritoryMunicipal parking
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 866-442-2262 or Check website: www.health.ny.gov/diseases/cancer
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNew York state residents with limited or no insurance, or low income
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Specific Hours: 24 Hours/7Days
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 10801
Main Phone 866-881-2809 (Public Health Duty Officer Helpline)
Emergency/After Hours Phone 800-872-2777 (NYS AIDS After Hours Hotline)
TDD Phone 800-662-1220 (TTY: Health Insurance)
Other Phone 855-355-5777 (Health Insurance); 800-942-3858 (Child and Adult Food Hotline); 800-233-7432 (HIV/AIDS General information, Spanish)
Service Location Email dohweb@health.ny.gov
Web Address https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Affiliated Program: CANCER SERVICES PROGRAM CONNECTION
This Service: Information/Referral Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Colorectal Cancer Detection (LF-4900.1500-160)
Mammograms (LF-4900.1500-500)
Pap Tests (LF-4900.1500-650)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)