Free cancer screening event for women

AMSTERDAM — The Cancer Services Program of Fulton, Montgomery and Schenectady counties is offering the following free cancer screening events for women ages 40 to 64 who do not have health insurance. They may be eligible for a breast exam, pap test, mammogram and/or colorectal cancer screening kit. Call for eligibility requirements, according to a news release.

∫ From 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 29 at St. Mary’s Healthcare’s Rao Outpatient Pavilion, 4950 Route 30, Amsterdam, the news release stated.

∫ From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 10, at the Montgomery County Public Health with the Bassett Healthcare Mobile Coach, 20 Park St., Fonda, the news release stated.

For more information and to pre-register, contact Suzanne Hagadorn at (518) 770-6814, the news release stated.