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Providing Financial or Practical Help
God's Love We Deliver
166 Avenue of the Americas , New York, NY, 10013
Provides free meal delivery, nutrition education and counseling and advocacy to patients of all ages who haveAll CancersFoodMeal Delivery11428
cancer or other serious illnesses and are living in the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester and Nassau Counties, and Hudson County, NJ.
355 Lexington Ave., New York, NY, 10017
Citymeals-on-Wheels provides a continuous lifeline of nutritious food and human company to homebound elderly New Yorkers in need, helping them to live with dignity in their own familiar homes and communities. Search for local Meal Center on website.All CancersFoodMeal Delivery11428
Community Service Society of New York
633 Third Ave., 10th Floor, New York , NY, 10017
Provides information and assistance to families and individuals seeking help with accessing or maintaining public benefit programs and publicly subsidized housing. View programs. Are active members of the Emergency Rent Coalition (ERC), which is committed to assisting and advocating for New Yorkers who are at risk of eviction/homelessness by providing education and relief to families threatened with eviction. Also offers utility assistance program to qualified low-income New Yorkers.All CancersHousing11428
Legal Services NYC
40 Worth St., Suite 606, New York, NY, 10013
Provides free legal help in civil matters to low-income residents of New York City. Also provides free legal advice to individuals who cannot provide representation. NYC Bankruptcy Assistance Project (NYC BAP) provides free bankruptcy assistance and representation. Search for a local office through the website.All CancersLegal11428
Magnolia Meals at Home
A meal delivery program that helps patients by providing nourishing meals to households affected by cancer. Is currently available in and around Woodcliff Lake, NJ, Andover, MA and Raleigh-Durham, NC (as well as areas in New York, New Hampshire and Boston, MA). Eligible participants will receive up to two months of home meal deliveries, each of which will include ten meals that are designed to help meet the nutritional needs of people living with breast or thyroid cancer, and up to ten additional meals for their family members.All CancersFoodMeal Delivery11428
Coalition for the Homeless
129 Fulton St. , New York, NY, 10038
Offers crisis intervention, emergency cash assistance and case management to prevent eviction in New York City.All CancersFoodHousing11428
Patient Airlift Services (PALS)
7110 Republic Airport, 2nd Fl., Ste. 202, Farmingdale, NY, 11735
Arranges volunteer medical flights in the greater Northeast region as far west as Ohio and as far south as Virginia. Patient flights originating or ending beyond our primary coverage area are conducted by our member pilots, or are coordinated with other organizations, to provide patients with a seamless travel itinerary.All CancersTransportationState
National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
55 Kenosia Ave., Danbury, CT, 06810
Provides assistance programs to help patients obtain life-saving or life-sustaining medication they could not otherwise afford. These programs provide medication, financial assistance with insurance premiums and co-pays, diagnostic testing assistance, and travel assistance for clinical trials or consultation with disease specialists. Check website for up-to-date list of diagnoses and medications covered.Acute Lymphoblastic LeukemiaCo-PaysMedicationNational
Children’s Leukemia Research Association
244 Fifth Ave., Suite #2969, New York, NY, 10001
Provides co-payment assistance to leukemia patients of all ages for various therapies, medical tests and prescriptions associated with leukemia. Check website for most currentAcute Lymphoblastic LeukemiaCo-PaysMedicationNational
list of covered treatments.
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link
Provides information and support services regarding bone marrow/stem cell transplants. Services include resource referral and patient advocacy, telephone peer support for patients and caregivers, publications and video.Acute Lymphoblastic LeukemiaTransplantsNational
CancerCare Co-Payment Assistance Foundation
Be The Match®
500 N 5th St., Minneapolis, MN , MN, 55401
Holds the largest registry of volunteer donors and cord blood units in the world. Supports patients/doctors throughout the transplant process and matches patients with the best donor or cord blood unit. Offer a Patient Assistance Program to help patients pay for transplant costs not covered by insurance.Acute Lymphoblastic LeukemiaTransplantsFinancial AssistanceNational
Blood & Marrow Transplant Information Network
Supports individuals who are facing a bone marrow, blood stem cell or umbilical cord blood transplant by providing comprehensive medical information. Offers patient matching program for information and emotional support. Maintains a list of organizations that provide resources to patients undergoing a marrow or stem cell transplant.Acute Lymphoblastic LeukemiaTransplantsNational
American Cancer Society
250 Williams St. NW, Atlanta, GA, 30303
A nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service. Has online searchable resource database where you can search for numerous types of assistance (financial help, support groups, screenings, etc.).
- Offers Hope Lodge locations throughout the United States that provide cancer patients and their caregivers a free, temporary place to stay when their best hope for effective treatment may be in another city. Also, offers inexpensive hotel stays through their Hotel Partners Program.
- Offers transportation support through its volunteer program, Road to Recovery, to help patients get to and from treatment.
- Offers wigs, headcovers, mastectomy products, and other items are a lower cost than for-profit organizations through Tender Loving Care.
2201 E. 6th St., Austin, TX, 78702
Help cancers survivors access discounted rates on fertility preservation services. The LIVESTRONG Foundation offers donated fertility medications and discounted sperm, embryo and egg freezing services through a national network of reproductive clinics and sperm bank partners. These network members agree to directly discount their services for approved applicants.All CancersFertilityNational
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