Susan G. Komen® Utah is the local source for funding breast cancer detection, support and educational awareness in the state. Komen Utah is investing more than $365,000 in education, diagnosis, treatment and support programs that serve uninsured or underinsured Utah residents. To learn more about how these programs and services are selected for funding by Komen Utah click here.
2014-2015 Komen Utah Community Grant Recipients
Active Re-Entry provides daily transportation from Emery and Carbon counties for cancer patients, including those with breast cancer, to receive radiation treatments and medical services in Utah County.
Cancer Wellness House
Cancer Wellness House has developed a unique program that addresses physical, emotional and social needs of individuals and families dealing with breast cancer.
Community Nursing Services
provides home health and hospice care for breast cancer patients in their care.
runs a program for immigrant and refugee women providing navigation and case management services, as well as breast health education with direct referrals to and assistance attending screening services and follow-up.
Image Reborn Foundation
provides no-cost Renewal Retreats for Breast Cancer Survivors: Young, Stage IV, Hispanic, and General. Assisting women at different stages of breast cancer reclaim their lives through free retreats designed to heal and renew.
Intermountain Healthcare – Southwest Region
runs the Mammogram 500 program which provides free mammography screening for uninsured women 40 and over in southwest Utah
Maliheh Free Clinic
provides free services to uninsured and underserved women in the Greater Salt Lake area by providing breast health education, clinical breast exams and onsite screening mammography to all eligible clinic patients.
People’s Health Clinic
provides free clinical breast exams and mammography to uninsured, ethnically diverse women aged 40 and over in Summit and Wasatch counties.
Quality Life Community
provides yoga classes that aid in reducing side effects of treatment for breast cancer including, loss of motion, lymphedema, fatigue, stress and anxiety.
Utah Cancer Control Program
provides free diagnostic services to uninsured or underinsured women under 40 who present with symptoms.
Utah Partners for Health
provides access to comprehensive breast health screenings and education to women lacking access to healthcare in Salt Lake and Tooele Counties