Central District Health supports cancer awareness and prevention by encouraging screening, building partnerships, and coordinating information and education campaigns in the community.

Cancer Awareness, Screening & Prevention Alliance (CASPA)

Collaborating to increase cancer awareness, screening access, prevention, and drive healthy behaviors with Idaho's citizens

CASPA is a group of individuals interested in decreasing the burden of cancer in Idaho. Members include survivors, worksites, healthcare providers, the faith based community, and agencies and organizations. CASPA meets to strengthen partnerships and coordinate efforts to increase awareness and knowledge relating to the prevention of cancer and increasing cancer screening rates.

Additional Resources

Idaho Comprehensive Cancer Control Program
Comprehensive Cancer Alliance for Idaho
National Cancer Institute

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Cancer Data Registry of Idaho
American Cancer Society


Chakoma Haidari
Policy Analyst
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upcoming events

Oct 6 5:15 pm
CDH Board of Health Meeting

The September 29 Board of Health meeting has been canceled. View the public notice, HERE. The CDH Board of Health will hold meetings via video conference on Tuesdays at 5:15 p.m. at its Armstrong Office in Boise, ID. Learn more about BOH meetings, HERE.

Serving You During COVID-19

Some CDH events, meetings, and gatherings may still be postponed at this time. Please call us at 208-375-5211 with questions about a specific meeting or gathering. CDH is open and offering services, including food and septic permit applications and processing, primary care clinic appointments (non-respiratory-related).

Call to make a clinic appointment: 208-327-7400

Learn more about how we're serving you during COVID-19 HERE.