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Access to Breast and Cervical Care for West Texas (ABC24WT) Program

TTUHSC Abilene has partnered with the TTUHSC Breast Center of Excellence in Lubbock and the Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to provide no cost health screenings for women in Abilene and surrounding counties. The goal of this program is to increase the rate of HPV vaccination and breast and cervical cancer screening in West Texas.

Services Provided

Screening Age Criteria
Mammogram age 40+
Pap Smear age 21-64
HPV Vaccination age 9-26


Program Eligibility

If you have questions about eligibility, please contact us. Our basic eligibility requirements are outlined below.

  • Be uninsured
  • Meet age criteria for selected screening
  • Meet income guidelines
  • Reside in one of the following West Texas counties:
  • Brown
  • Callahan
  • Coleman
  • Comanche
  • Eastland
  • Fisher
  • Haskell
  • Jones
  • Kent
  • Knox
  • Mitchell
  • Nolan
  • Runnels
  • Scurry
  • Shackelford
  • Stephens
  • Stonewall
  • Taylor
  • Throckmorton

Income Guidelines  

The following chart gives a general idea of the amount of money (income) people or families can earn and still qualify for services through this program.

ANNUAL INCOME
Family Size Annual Amount of Income Allowed
1 $51,040
2 $68,960
3 $86,880
4 $104,800
5 $122,720
For each additional person, add: $17,920
MONTHLY INCOME
Family Size Annual Amount of Income Allowed
1 $4,253
2 $5,747
3 $7,240
4 $8,733
5 $10,227
For each additional person, add: $1,493

How to Apply

Qualifying for services is as easy as 1-2-3.  

  1. Complete an application.
     
  2. Return completed application and required documents to ABCAbilene@ttuhsc.edu. You may also return your application by mail at: 
    ABC24WT
    TTUHSC
    Address 1,
    Abilene, TX 79601

    Fax 325-676-3890

  3. Once we have verified your eligibility, we will contact you to schedule your health screening.

 

Contact: 325-696-0546

Nancy.Silva@ttuhsc.edu
ABCAbilene@ttuhsc.edu