Patient financial support and assistance programs

The cost of cancer care can be a major concern for patients and their families. Many national and local service organizations help people with cancer who are facing financial challenges. Several are listed below:

OrganizationType of supportOverview
Financial support searchCancer Financial Assistance Coalition is a coalition of organizations helping cancer patients manage their financial challenges.
Cleaning servicesCleaning For A Reason connects households battling cancer with local companies that would clean their home for free.
Medical cost assistanceThe Health Well Foundation helps the underinsured afford critical medical treatments — because no one should go without essential care.
Financial support searchMedical Assistance Tool provides a search engine designed to help patients, caregivers and health care providers learn more about the resources available through the various biopharmaceutical industry programs.
Prescription payment helpRXAssist can help patients learn about ways to use pharmaceutical company programs and other resources to help reduce medication costs.
Medical and living expense assistanceThe Samfund provides support to young adults who are struggling financially because of cancer. Through direct financial assistance and free online support and education, helps young adults survive and move forward with their lives after cancer.

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