Assistance Provided: Short-term financial assistance for breast cancer patients in active treatment. Assistance is limited to: the following expenses to the maintenance of a health insurance premiums, mortgagee or rent payment, car or vehicle lease payment, utility payments, car insurance payments, or license plate tabs.
Eligibility Requirements: Breast cancer patients must have been employed prior to diagnosis and/or treatment and have lost their job or taken medical leave as a result of diagnosis or treatment (i.e. not collecting income). However, breast cancer patients who are working part-time or receiving disability from their employer may qualify for assistance.