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Report Release--Putting Solutions in Place: Bridging the Gap between Women and Breast Cancer Screening

Toronto, Ontario
September 25, 2013

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

YWCA Elm Centre – Nancy’s Auditorium, 87 Elm Street, Toronto (near St. Patrick subway station)

This report is the result of a three-year Inclusion Research project that consulted with women in three Ontario communities—Peel, Timmins and Toronto—about their knowledge and experiences of breast screening, the barriers to screening they face and their suggestions for making breast screening more accessible in their communities.

Join the project team, including Inclusion Researchers, to discuss the key findings and recommendations and the resulting Breast Screening Inclusion Strategy.

Project partners: Cancer Care Ontario, Ontario Women's Health Network, Asset Mapping Research Project of the Christian Resource Centre, Northern College (East End Family Health Team), Polycultural Immigrant and Community Services

Project funded by: Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Ontario Region

Registration is required by September 23. Register at https://womenandbreastscreening.eventbrite.ca.

If you have any questions, please contact Ontario Women’s Health Network at owhn@owhn.on.ca, (416) 408-4840 or (877) 860-4545.