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Upcoming Prostate Cancer & Diabetes Screenings

November/December 2014 Screenings
Free prostate cancer and diabetes screenings are offered each month for those who qualify.
Call CareCall at 803-296-CARE (2272) to register.

Prostate Cancer Screening Eligibility:

  • African-American men age 40-69; if family history, screening at age 35
  • All other men age 50-69; if family history, screening at age 45

Screenings will not be performed for men previously diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Diabetes Screening Eligibility:

  • Non-diabetic adults age 18-44 must be at risk for prediabetes or “high risk” for developing type 2 diabetes
  • Non-diabetic adults age 45 and over are eligible for testing regardless of risk

Risk is determined by completing the American Diabetes Association risk assessment card. Screenings will not be performed for anyone previously diagnosed with diabetes.


Thursday, November 13 
Take 5
1501 Sumter St.
Columbia, SC 29201 
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Thursday, November 13 
Latimer Manor
100 Lorick Circle
Columbia, SC 29203
5 p.m.-7 p.m.

Saturday, November 15 
Gethsemane Baptist Church
44399 Blair Rd.
Blair, SC 29015 
9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Saturday,November 15 
Best Laundry
3545 W. Beltline Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29203 
11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sunday, November 16 
Greenview Baptist Church
101 Isaac St.
Columbia, SC 29203 
12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 19 
Richland County Rec Center
8620 Garners Ferry Rd.
Hopkins, SC 29061 
9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Thursday, November 20 
Take 5
1501 Sumter St.
Columbia, SC 29201 
11 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Thursday, December 4 
Take 5
1501 Sumter St.
Columbia, SC 29201 
11 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Monday, December 8 
Prince Hall Grand Lodge
2324 Gervais Street
Columbia SC 29204 
9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Thursday, December 11 
Take 5
1501 Sumter Street
Columbia SC 29201 
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Saturday, December 13 
Church of Jesus Christ
101 S. Assembly Street
Columbia DC 29201 
11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Thursday, December 18 
Take 5
1501 Sumter Street
Columbia SC 29201 
11 a.m.-1 p.m.