Patient Resources

Guess what... CANCER IS NOT CHEAP, CANCER IS NOT EASY, and CANCER IS NOT SOMETHING YOU SHOULD EXPERIENCE ALONE!

If you firmly agree with one or all of those statements, then you've come to the right place.  We want to provide the resources for you to resolve one or all of those issues! 

  We have four sections...

  • Financial Resources

  • Get a Mentor

  • Other Support Resources

  • "No Gap" Internships (Program Still In Progress/Not Complete)

Any Questions?  

Get a Mentor

Other Support

LIVE STRONG at the YMCA

12 week program for cancer patients find a working physical fitness program, before, during or after cancer treatments!

Follow this link for more info:

https://www.livestrong.org/ymca-search

UCSD Healing Foods Program

We are happy to announce our FREE Healing Foods Program Nutrition Seminars and Food Demonstrations for Fall 2019. Classes include Fighting Cancer in the Kitchen, Specialty Produce Tour and more. Search the events listing for "HFP".

Heavenly Hats

Heavenly Hats provides free hats for men and women who have lost their hair due to cancer treatments.

CancerCare

CancerCare offers a Co-pay Program as well as a Financial Assistance Program, that gave me a large grant to help with my medical costs.  Just make sure you qualify for the requirements and call the social worker at 800-813-4673.

Good Wishes Scarves

Good Wishes Scarves provides free head scarfs for women who have lost their hair due to cancer treatments. Simply fill out the forms at the link below.

Cancer Card Xchange

Just like it sounds! Fill out the form on the "Request Gift Card" page and upload a Verification of Diagnosis Document such as Photo of Letter from doctor, appointment schedule, Hospital Records, etc. Great place for people to donate any spare gift cards received over the holidays! Can be for patients with any kind of cancer.

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS)

LLS offers a couple financial programs: The Co-Pay Assistance Program and the Susan Lang Pay It Forward Patient Travel Assistance Program that gave me a $200 gas card for driving to and from appointments!

Call 800-955-4572 or visit the link their website.

Cleaning for a Reason

For any woman with cancer currently undergoing  treatment, this website will provide free cleaning services for any woman in need. The service is available at no cost for up to four months, and is available in all fifty states and in Canada.

Mesothelioma Information

For patients diagnosed with asbestos-related malignancies, there are patient resources available at the link below.