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  • Butterflies BBI

    http://www.butterfliesbbi.org

    718-978-2527

    11569 Farmers Blvd., Queens, NY, 11412

    Provides children, experiencing medical hair loss, with free hair replacements and solutions. Also, accepts hair donations.

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  • Friends of Karen

    http://www.friendsofkaren.org

    914-277-4547

    118 Titicus Rd., North Salem, NY, 10560

    Provides comprehensive and individualized case management for families coping with the demands of their child’s life-threatening illness. Provides direct financial assistance for illness-related expenses including, but not limited to transportation to medical treatment, parking, in-hospital meals, childcare for siblings, medical expenses not covered by insurance, and basic living expenses.

    Serves families with a child from birth to 21 years of age who is diagnosed with cancer, who is a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident, and who lives in the New York metropolitan area, including:

    • New York City: Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island
    • Long Island counties: Nassau and Suffolk
    • Northern New York counties: Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester
    • Northern New Jersey counties: Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic and Union
    • Connecticut counties: Fairfield, Middlesex and New Haven

    The initial referral for a family should come through their hospital social worker. View eligibility guidelines for assistance.

    All CancersFinancial AssistanceTransportationHousingUtilitiesFoodChildren11428
  • Friends of Karen

    http://www.friendsofkaren.org

    631-473-1768

    21 Perry St., Port Jefferson, NY, 11777

    Provides comprehensive and individualized case management for families coping with the demands of their child’s life-threatening illness. Provides direct financial assistance for illness-related expenses including, but not limited to transportation to medical treatment, parking, in-hospital meals, childcare for siblings, medical expenses not covered by insurance, and basic living expenses.

    Serves families with a child from birth to 21 years of age who is diagnosed with cancer, who is a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident, and who lives in the New York metropolitan area, including:

    • New York City: Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island
    • Long Island counties: Nassau and Suffolk
    • Northern New York counties: Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester
    • Northern New Jersey counties: Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic and Union
    • Connecticut counties: Fairfield, Middlesex and New Haven

    The initial referral for a family should come through their hospital social worker. View eligibility guidelines for assistance.

    All CancersFinancial AssistanceTransportationHousingUtilitiesFoodChildren11428
  • Emmanuel Cancer Foundation

    https://emmanuelcancer.org

    67 Walnut Ave., Clark, NJ, 07066

    Provides a variety of specialized services, at no charge, to any New Jersey family facing the challenges of caring for a child with cancer. Emergency funds are available for ECF families who find themselves in a financial crisis and can help with basic services that a family needs to survive, such as rent or utilities.

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  • Cancer Support Team

    https://cancersupportteam.org

    914-777-2777

    2900 Westchester Ave. , Suite 103 , Purchase, NY, 10577

    Provides limited financial assistance to eligible individuals residing in lower Westchester County, New York, who need help paying for cancer-related items and services that are not covered by their insurance, such as transportation and medical equipment. Refers patients and families to other financial assistance programs that may be able to provide them with assistance.

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  • Camp Mak-A-Dream

    http://campdream.org

    406-549-5987

    Provides a medically supervised cost-free Montana experience in an intimate community setting. Specifically for young adults, they offer several week-long programs per year that are a blend of education and recreation.

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  • Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA)

    https://cota.org

    800-366-2682

    2501 W. COTA Dr., Bloomington, IN, 47403

    Provides fundraising assistance for children and young adults needing life-saving transplants and promotes organ, marrow and tissue donation. COTA also coordinates local
    campaign development, provides advocates to assist local volunteers and negotiates directly with transplant centers on financial issues.

    All CancersTransplantsChildrenNational
  • Cancer for College

    http://cancerforcollege.org

    760-599-5096

    Provides hope and inspiration to low-income, high achieving cancer survivors through the granting of college scholarships and by providing professional mentor services.​

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  • National Collegiate Cancer Foundation

    http://collegiatecancer.org

    240-515-6262

    4858 Battery Lane #216 , Bethesda, MD, 20814

    Provides need-based financial support to young adult cancer survivors who are pursuing higher education throughout their treatment and beyond. Offers a General Scholarship Program supporting young adult cancer survivors and current patient between the ages 18-35 and a Legacy Scholarship Program open to young adults ages 18-35 who have lost a parent of guardian to cancer. Applicants for both programs must be enrolled or enrolling in an accredited college, university or vocational institution in pursuit of an associate, bachelor, master’s, doctorate or certificate as of the fall of the application cycle.

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  • Livestrong Fertility

    https://www.livestrong.org/we-can-help/livestrong-fertility

    855-844-7777

    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
  • Verna's Purse

    https://www.vernaspurse.org

    888-489-8944

    ReproTech, Ltd., 33 Fifth Ave. NW, Suite 900, St. Paul , MN, 55112

    Provides discounted long-term reproductive tissue storage for qualifying male and female patients.

    All CancersFertilityNational
  • Fertile Action

    http://fertileaction.org

    877-276-5951

    Offers financial aid programs, education, support and advocacy to help women touched by cancer become mothers.
    Offers a Parenthood After Cancer Treatment (PACT) Grant was established to provide financial support for female cancer survivors and provide them with access to third party reproductive services they otherwise would not be able to afford.

    All CancersFertilityNational
  • First Descents

    http://firstdescents.org

    303-945-2490

    3001 Brighton Blvd., Suite 623, Denver, CO, 80216

    Provides week-long outdoor adventure camps for young adults with cancer (ages 18-39). Programs are all about having fun, getting outside and pushing limits through kayaking, rock climbing and other outdoor activities.

    All CancersCamps/RetreatsNational
  • The Oncofertility Consortium

    http://oncofertility.northwestern.edu

    866-708-FERT (3378)

    Provides a patient education website highlighting fertility issues and concerns, as well as maintains additional website SaveMyFertility.org.

    All CancersFertilityNational


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