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North Carolina:

Cancer Services

Assistance Provided: Medical financial assistance, including prescription assistance, for applicants residing in Davie, Forsyth, Stokes and Yadkin counties and meeting income eligibility requirements.


Eligibility Requirements:
Applicant must reside in Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, or Yadkin counties in North Carolina. Financial eligibility is based upon 200% of the Federal Poverty Guideline, as well as household expenses and current need.


Application Process:
The following items and information are required to complete a financial interview:
• Proof of Household Income
• Monthly Expenses
• List of Medications
• Insurance Cards
• Most Recent Tax Return (if no insurance)
• Physician (Oncologist) Name
• Type of Cancer and Treatment Plan

 

Ohio:

Cancer Patient Services

Assistance Provided: Financial assistance for medical expenses and out-of-pocket expenses of cancer patients in Hancock County, Ohio. Some covered expenses are transportation to and from treatment, medication, and medical supplies.

Pennsylvania:

Bob Perks Cancer Assistance Fund

Assistance Provided: Financial assistance for day-to-day non-medical expenses of cancer patients in Centre, Blair, Clearfield, or Huntingdon counties in Pennsylvania.  Payments are made directly to vendors. Assistance cannot be provided for mortgage, property taxes, or credit card bills. Requests for assistance may not exceed $1000 for residents in Centre, Blair and Huntingdon Counties and $500 for Clearfield County residents.


Eligibility Requirements:
Applicant must reside in Centre, Blair, Clearfield, or Huntington counties in Pennsylvania. Applicant must show financial eligibility based on reduced income or increased expenses due to cancer diagnosis.


Application Process:
Application must be submitted by a health care professional. Applicant must submit a copy of bills to be paid along with application. If an applicant receives assistance, he/she must wait 3 months before reapplying for assistance.

Rhode Island:

The FLY Foundation

Assistance Provided: Financial assistance for young adult cancer patients, ages 19-39, in Rhode Island, for medical expenses and living expenses.

Washington:

 

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Family Assistance Fund

Assistance Provided:   Financial assistance for non-medical expenses, incurred as a direct result of treatment, like transportation.

Eligibility Requirements:
Applicant must be a patient at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance with multiple monthly appointments and show financial need.


Application Process:    
Applicant must submit Family Assistance Fund Application along with 3 months of bank statements and proof of income. Applicant must speak with SCCA Social Worker or Patient Navigator about other available resources.