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Immunizations Family Planning WIC BCCCP

Immunizations

Clinics are held every Tuesday and Thursday by appointment. Late clinics are held on Tuesdays of each month by appointment.

Family Planning

The program is open to all women and men of childbearing age.

WIC

This program offers nutrition education and benefits.

Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program

Residing in our service area of Bay, Huron, Saginaw, Sanilac, St. Clair, and Tuscola Counties.

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Bad Axe, MI
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Wise Woman Program

WISEWOMAN is a Centers for Disease Control (CDC) program designed to assist 40-64 year-old women to reduce their risk for heart disease and promote a heart healthy lifestyle. Women must be currently involved in the BCCCP (Breast & Cervical Cancer Control Program).

General Information

    Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one cause of death in Michigan.
    About 45% of CVD deaths could be prevented with changes in lifestyle behaviors.
    One in 10 women can expect to develop some form of CVD before age 60.  As they age,
       their rate increases.
    In the year 2000, 43% of deaths for women living in Michigan were due to CVD.

Services Available

    Blood pressure testing.
    Cholesterol and glucose screening.
    Referral to a physician, if needed.
    Referral for additiional labwork, if needed.
    Counseling or guidance is available to participants for any lifestyle risk factors
        if improvement is desired.

Hours of Service

By Appointment Only.
Monday thru  8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Contact Information

(989) 269-9721, ext. 165 or 1-877-269-0822

Eligibility and Cost

Low-income women from age 40-64 who are enrolled in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program are qualified for WISEWOMAN.  Services offered may be FREE to women who qualify.

For more information on the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program, click here.

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