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Breast screening information

  • Breast screening and COVID-19 (coronavirus)

    Screening has resumed in all our Breastcheck units Your screening appointment is essential for your health, please attend on the day and time on your appointment letter.

  • Breast screening overview

    Breast screening helps find cancer at an early stage. You're eligible for breast screening from the age of 50. Register online or Freephone 1800 45 45 55. Breast screening involves having a mammogram of your breasts at a BreastCheck clinic or mobile screening unit.

  • Benefits and limitations of breast screening

    Breast screening has limitations. It doesn't prevent you getting breast cancer. And it may not help if you already have advanced stage breast cancer.