Financial Assistance - Oncology
Adam’s Angels Ministries
Assists families touched by cancer in helping with living expenses, meals, transportation, and parking fees.
Addi’s Faith Foundation
Provides assistance with financial needs, college scholarships (for brain tumor) and grief support. Application process for financial help.
Andrew McDonough Be Positive (B+) Foundation
Provides financial assistance, funds cancer research and helps spread positivity. Funds for utility, phone, car payment, car insurance and rent are considered. Must have hospital social worker involved.
Arms Wide Open
Provides monthly grants to families suffering hardship due to their child’s cancer diagnosis. Application on website. Social work referral.
Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition
Resource directory. They help cancer patients and their families manage their financial challenges.
Chronic Disease Fund, Inc.
Helps patients with chronic disease, cancer and other life threatening conditions obtain the lifesaving medications they need. See list of diseases they cover. Also provides travel assistance.
Clayton Dabney Foundation
Assists families who have children in the last stages of terminal cancer, to create everlasting memories.
Cure for Lymphoma Foundation
Childcare, travel and transportation, medical aids devices, education and support meetings, cosmetic aids. $500. Reimbursement grant to be used within 1 year from approval date.
Provides assistance paying for parking in the medical center. Referral must be made by social worker, nurse or family friend.
Working with more than 200 hospitals and cancer centers nationwide, they provide immediate financial assistance, education and navigation to families before they hit critical breaking points.
An interactive map of the various food access-related services in Houston/Harris County. Data was collected pre-hurricane Harvey in 2016-2017
Health Well Foundation
Assistance with coinsurance, copayments, deductibles and health insurance premiums.
Heroes For Children
Provides financial assistance to families with a child battling cancer. Social worker will need to make a referral and assist with the process. Group also has social programs, including: valentine dinner, movie day, etc.
Kasie Helpz Kids
Assists families with up to $500 per year in reimbursements for co-pays, medications, and counseling services during their child’s battle with cancer. Application on website. 0–19 years
Lazarex Cancer Foundation
Assists with costs related to clinical trial treatment, including transportation, lodging and some uncovered medical expenses. Application can be accessed through social worker.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society: Co-Pay Assistance Program
Assistance with insurance premiums and co-pay obligations.
Live Like Bella Foundation
Assists families with emotional and financial assistance who are battling childhood cancer.
National Children’s Cancer Society, Inc.
Services include an online support network for parents of children with cancer, educational materials, and financial assistance for treatment-related expenses. Printable publications. They also partner with Agility, a national provider of discount prescription drug cards.
Helps with financial and emotional support for children with cancer and their families. Application required.
Provides assistance to families with a child receiving cancer treatment to make a child smile. Might be a sporting event, movie passes, travel or a restaurant certificate. Apply online.