Partners in Pursuit of the Promise
Partners in Pursuit of the Promise will provide breast cancer education/screening referral/follow-up to medically under-served women in Southeastern Wisconsin. The program women with incomes up to 400% of the federal poverty level, 40 - 74 years of age, who have not
received CBE/mammography screening within the past 12 months. Partners in Pursuit of the Promise provides culturally competent evidence-based breast cancer education, CBE/mammography screening, case management and follow-up to uninsured/under-insured African American women. The program aims to improve early breast cancer detection through increased screening and to eliminate barriers to breast cancer screening and treatment. Each women recruited and engaged in the program will complete a breast cancer screening and demographic profile. The information and data will be used to describe the scope of needs among under-served women in Southeastern Wisconsin and the impact of the program.