The BreastScreen programme in the Northern NSW LHD offers free screening mammogram appointments all year round, at its permanent clinics located in Tweed Heads and Lismore.
In addition to the permanent clinics, BreastScreen NNSW LHD operates a Mobile Unit which visits smaller towns in the region on an annual basis.
Please refer to the BreastScreen NSW website to find out when the mobile unit is scheduled to visit a town near you:
All women over 40 are eligible and women aged 50 to 74 are particularly encouraged to attend for 2 yearly mammograms.
Hours of Service
Monday to Thursday (and some Friday Saturdays) 7.50am to 4.50pm
Appointments can be made by calling 13 20 50or book online
Lismore BreastScreen Clinic: 29 Uralba Street, Lismore NSW 2480
Tweed Heads BreastScreen Clinic: The Tweed Hospital, Florence Street, Tweed Heads NSW 2485
Sisters Jeanie and Bibi talk about the importance of Aboriginal women going for a mammogram
Dr Wendy Vincent discussing how to stay safe at your next BreastScreen
Amanda Keller shares her experience with breast screening