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    Cancer Prevention, Education, Screening and Treatment (CPEST) Program

    ​Program Purpose & Goal

     To reduce the number of cancer deaths through education , screening and treatment

    Program Funded BY

     Maryland Cigarette Restitution Fund Program

    Program Service Eligibility Criteria
    Age 50 and up unless symptomatic or has family history of colorectal cancer


    Services Offered/Provided

     Colorectal screenings and education on colorectal, breast, cervical and skin cancers

    Service Location

     Intake at the Talbot County Health Department, services provided by contracted medical professionals in their facilities
    Outreach in the community at festivals, health fairs and a variety of community locations

    Service Hours

     TCHD hours are from 8:00 to 5:00. Call to discuss eligibility or to make an appointment at 410-819-5600

    Program Contact

    Information Laura Frase, Case Manager,  Melinda Rojas, Outreach Worker
    Paula Lowry, Program Supervisor
    Translation Services  Use TCHD translators as needed​