MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center (MBPCC) will be providing free colorectal cancer screening kits to Monroe and the surrounding areas in the month of June.
According to a release issued by the MBPCC, these kits will be available to anyone that has not been screened in the last 12 months.
You can obtain your free screening kit on Wednesday, June 9, at Johnson Carver Terrace – Family Housing located at 31 Carroll Drive in Monroe from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., OR on Wednesday, June 16, at Robinson Place Family Housing located at 1207 Milliken Street in Monroe from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The MBPCC is partnering with the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation and the Monroe Housing Authority in this endeavor to find cancer in its earliest stages to provide better outcomes.