Proyecto Cáncer del Seno en Latinas: The Latina Breast Cancer Project
Proyecto Cáncer del Seno en Latinas: The Latina Breast Cancer Project
3545 Olentangy River Rd.
Suite 414
Columbus, OH 43214
Tel.: (614) 566-3957
Email: Adriana.DelaPena@ohiohealth.com
Website: https://www.ohiohealth.com/ethnichealthservices/
Alliance Group: Health & Safety, Education
Type: Community Organization
Region: Central

Mission Statement:
Connects Latina women to breast cancer screening services through community educational programs and a breast health hotline staffed by a culturally competent bilingual coordinator dedicated to answering questions about breast health issues. By increasing knowledge of breast cancer and breast cancer screening and providing a one-stop hotline service for addressing questions and concerns, the project aims to increase screening in a population that has more than doubled in the 1990s in Franklin County. This initiative marks the only culturally competent Latina breast health education program in central Ohio dedicated solely to Latina women. 

Description of Services:
Breast cancer screening, breast health hotline, breast health education.

OLANet Admin Contact:
First Name: Adriana
Last Name: De La Peña
Title: Latina Program Promoter
Phone: (614) 566-3957
Email: Adriana.DelaPena@ohiohealth.com