Free Mammograms and Financial Assistance for Pap Smear, 7/14/2019 1:30-4:30pm

Date: 7/14/2019 Sunday 1:30-4:30pm
Location: Dallas Chinese Community Center,400 N. Greenville Ave. #12, Richardson, TX 75081

Dallas Chinese Community Center is working with Asian American Cancer Care Services to provide information and sign-up opportunity on the following services: free Mammograms and financial assistance for Pap smear.

To be qualified for free Mammograms supported by Asian Breast Health Outreach, patients have to be Asian American women, age 40 and above, with limited family income (*monthly income under $2024 for a single woman), with no health insurance and residents of Dallas county. All free Mammogram will be scheduled at Methodist Richardson Medical Center.

To be qualified for financial assistance for Pap smear, patients have to be Asian American women, age 18 and above, with limited family income (*monthly income under $2024 for a single woman) and with no health insurance. We will provide $100 on helping to get the Pap smear done.

Provision of services is based on funding availability. Please contact us if you or someone you know are interested.

Family Members 1 2 3 4 5 6
Maximum Monthly Income Limit $ 2,082 $ 2,818 $ 3,555 $ 4,292 $ 5,028 $ 5,765

Contact Info:
Phone: 972-292-8281
Email: dccc.coordinator@gmail.com
*This seminar is supported by the grant from the Light and Salt Association and Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)

Free Seminar: Medicare Supplement Insurance, 7/6/2019 10:30am

Date: 7/6/2019 Saturday 10:30am
Location: Dallas Chinese Community Center, 400 N. Greenville Ave. #12, Richardson, TX 75081

Come and join us for an informative session on what Medicare Supplement Insurance is. DCCC and AACCS have invited a Think Blue representative from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas to give a lecture on Medicare Supplement Insurance. Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) helps pay some of the health care costs that original Medicare (Medicare Part A and Part B) doesn’t cover, such as deductibles, coinsurance, and copayments. There are 10 different plans (Plan A to N) in Medicare Supplement Insurance. The Think Blue representative will tell you the details of all the plans and help you make the best-informed decisions regarding your options. Please join us!

Contact Info:
Phone: 972-292-8281
Email: dccc.coordinator@gmail.com

Health Seminar: Breast Cancer and Cervical Cancer, 7/14/2019 2:00pm

Date: 7/14/2019 Sunday 2:00pm
Location: Dallas Chinese Community Center, 400 N. Greenville Ave. #12, Richardson, TX 75081

Breast cancer is the most common cancer type among women in the United States and the world. Worldwide, cervical cancer is the 4th most-common cancer and the most-common cause of death from cancer among women. It is very important for us to know more about these two cancers as well as ways of early prevention.

DCCC and AACCS have invited Dr. Wenliang Shi, a board-certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, to give a lecture on breast cancer and cervical cancer. He received his MD degree in Medicine and also completed his MD training in OBGYN. He has had over 20 years of clinical and research experiences, and is one of the leading authorities in Asian communities on women’s health.

We will also provide information and sign-up opportunity on free Mammograms supported by Asian Breast Health Outreach as well as financial assistance for Pap smear to low-income uninsured Asian American women. Please join us!

Contact Info:
Phone: 972-292-8281
Email: dccc.coordinator@gmail.com
*This seminar is supported by the grant from the Light and Salt Association and the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)

Healthy Lifestyle Seminar: Diet and Diseases, 7/13/2019 2:00pm

Time: 7/13/2019 Saturday 2:00pm
Location: Dallas Chinese Community Center, 400 N. Greenville Ave. #12, Richardson, TX 75081

Nowadays more and more people are affected by diet-related chronic diseases associated with unhealthy living styles, such as poor quality eating patterns and physical inactivity. These diseases include obesity, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, osteoporosis, bone fractures, some types of cancer and dental disease.

Come and join us for an informative session on diet and diseases. A registered/licensed Dietitian Nutritionist in Texas, Chunyun Xiao will tell us about food-related diseases, good eating habits and chronic disease prevention. Welcome to join us!

Contact Info:
Phone: 972-292-8281
Email: dccc.coordinator@gmail.com
*This seminar is supported by the grant from the Light and Salt Association and the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)

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