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Resources for the Public - Breast Screening

Fact Sheets


OBSP Brochures

Order hard copies of the Breast Cancer Screening – it’s never this obvious through ServiceOntario. Call 1-866-410-5853 or go to the ServiceOntario website .

Also see this Public Health Agency of Canada brochure:

Resources for Newcomers and Immigrants

Dina's Breast Cancer Screening Story (Arabic)

Learn about how Dina from Sudan was hesitant to have a mammogram because she heard that they were painful. She changed her mind when she attended an educational workshop about cancer screening.

Read text transcript - Dina

Hasina's Breast Cancer Screening Story (Bengali)

Learn about how Hasina, a newcomer to Ontario, overcame her fear of breast cancer screening and now gets regular mammograms. Hasina also encourages other women to get mammograms.

Read text transcript - Hasina

Rose's Breast Cancer Screening Story (Mandarin)

Learn about how Rose overcame her fear of breast cancer screening and was diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer through a mammogram. She has fully recovered and has regular mammograms.

Simplified Chinese

Traditional Chinese

Read text transcript - Rose

Vanita's Breast Cancer Screening Story (Hindi)

Vanita came to Canada from India. One of the first medical tests she had in Canada was a mammogram. The doctor told her that if breast cancer is caught early, it is easier to treat. She gets tested regularly and encourages her friends to do the same.

Read text transcript - Vanita Information for Newcomers provides comprehensive, up-to-date, and trustworthy information to help new immigrants settle in Ontario. 

Last modified: Thu, Mar 23, 2017
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