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Upcoming Prostate Cancer & Diabetes Screenings


June 2015 Screenings
Free prostate cancer and diabetes screenings are offered each month for those who qualify. Call CareCall at 803-296-CARE (2273) for a complete listing of upcoming events and 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 who are “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, June 04
Take Five to Stay Alive
Office of Community Health
1501 Sumter St.
(Basement Level)
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Saturday, June 06
Bible Way Church
2440 Atlas Rd.
Columbia, SC 29209
8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Tuesday, June 09
Men's Health Day Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St.
Columbia, SC 29201
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Diabetes, Prostate Cancer, Blood Pressure, Body Fat and BMI screening available
*Registration required

Tuesday, June 09
Men's Health Day Pre-Screenings
1501 Sumter St.
Columbia, SC 29201
5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Diabetes, Prostate Cancer, Blood Pressure, Body Fat and BMI screening available
*Registration required

Thursday, June 11
Take Five to Stay Alive
Office of Community Health
1501 Sumter St.
(Basement Level)
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.-1 p.m.


Saturday, June 13
Perfecting Faith Church
276 Rimer Pond Rd.
Blythewood, SC 29016
8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Saturday, June 13
Men's Health Day
1501 Sumter St. (Auditorium- Ground Level)
Columbia, SC 29201
7 a.m.-9 a.m.
Diabetes, Prostate Cancer, Blood Pressure, Body Fat and BMI screening available
*Registration required

Thursday, June 18
Take Five to Stay Alive
Office of Community Health
1501 Sumter St.
(Basement Level)
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Saturday, June 20
Right Direction Church International
3506 Broad River Road
Columbia, SC 29210
8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Thursday, June 25
Office of Community Health
1501 Sumter St.
(Basement Level)
Columbia, SC 29201
11 a.m. -1 p.m.

Saturday, June 27
SC HIV/AIDS Council
2300 Green Street
Columbia, SC 29205
11 a.m.- 4 p.m.