Halifax Health to Host 425.PINK Kick-off At Volusia Mall Breast Cancer Awareness Event On September 26

WHAT:                                  
Halifax Health 386.425.PINK Kick-off

WHEN:

Saturday, September 26, 2015

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

WHERE:

Volusia Mall  

1700 W. International Speedway Blvd.

Daytona Beach, Florida

DETAILS:                              

Halifax Health is launching the 386.425.PINK helpline which offers free breast health assistance to residents with questions and concerns.  Clinical breast exams and screenings will be provided by community partners for those meeting eligibility requirements.  Halifax Health is providing this free navigation service with the goal of saving lives through early detection.

The kick-off event introducing the helpline to the community will feature a free, fun interactive photo booth complete with pink photo props, music and free giveaways.

Calls to 386.425.PINK will be answered by trained and caring staff Monday-Friday from 8 am-4 pm. 

For more information about this public service initiative, visit halifaxhealth.org/pink.

BACKGROUND:                    

Early detection saves lives.  Ninety-eight percent of women diagnosed with breast cancer early are survivors, yet we lose a woman to breast cancer every 90 seconds.