Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

Living Expenses/Lodging Resources

Includes National Resources Resource Types: Living Expenses/Lodging




















Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition

https://www.cancerfac.org/

CFAC is a coalition of financial assistance organizations joining forces to help cancer patients experience better health and well-being by limiting financial challenges, through facilitating communication and collaboration among member organizations, educating patients and providers about existing resources and linking to other organizations that can disseminate information about the collective resources of the member organizations, and advocating on behalf of cancer patients who continue to bear financial burdens associated with the costs of cancer treatment and care.

All CancersFinancial AssistanceFood/Meal DeliveryLiving Expenses/LodgingMedical Equipment/SuppliesNational Foundation and NonprofitTransportationWigs/ProsthesesNational Resource
Fisher House Foundation

https://www.fisherhouse.org/

(888) 294-8560

Fisher House Foundation builds comfort homes where military & veteran families can stay free of charge, while a loved one is in the hospital. These homes are located at military and VA medical centers around the world. Fisher House Foundation also operates the Hero Miles program, using donated frequent flyer miles to bring family members to the bedside of injured service members as well as the Hotels for Heroes program using donated hotel points to allow family members to stay at hotels near medical centers without charge.

All CancersAdolescents and Young Adults (AYAs)Financial AssistanceLiving Expenses/LodgingNational Foundation and NonprofitNational Resource
Healthcare Hospitality Network

https://www.hhnetwork.org/

ABOUT US The Healthcare Hospitality Network, Inc. (HHN) is a nationwide professional association of nearly 200 unique, nonprofit organizations that provide lodging and support services to patients, families and their loved ones who are receiving medical treatment far from their home communities. The mission of HHN is to support homes that help and heal to be more effective in their service to patients and families.

All CancersLiving Expenses/LodgingNational Foundation and NonprofitNational Resource
Jay's HOPE 4 Kids With Cancer

http://www.jayshope.org

1157 B Forsyth St , Macon, GA 31201

The mission of Jay's HOPE is to improve the quality of life of children with cancer and their families in Georgia by extending HOPE through emotional, spiritual, social, educational and financial support. The Fund offers meals, gas cards, and temporary lodging assistance to families who are receiving cancer treatment more than 50 miles away from their home, primarily concentrating on families at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

All CancersEducational ProgramsEmotional/Mental Health SupportFinancial AssistanceLiving Expenses/LodgingSpiritual Health SupportSurvivorship
Joe's House

https://www.joeshouse.org/

877-563-7468

Joe’s House is not an actual house, but a nonprofit organization that helps cancer patients and their families find a place to stay when traveling away from home for medical treatment. We list cancer treatment centers and hospitals across the country with nearby lodging facilities that offer a discount. Although Joe’s House caters to cancer patients, any patient, regardless of diagnosis may use the lodging facilities listed.

All CancersLiving Expenses/LodgingNational Foundation and NonprofitNational Resource
Ronald McDonald House Charities

https://www.rmhc.org/

Our Ronald McDonald House programs, located near top children’s hospitals, allow parents who are far from home to stay close to their hospitalized child and benefit from the comforts of home without incurring hotel and food costs. Ronald McDonald Family Room programs offer a quiet respite for all families right in the hospital.

All CancersAdolescents and Young Adults (AYAs)Living Expenses/LodgingNational Foundation and NonprofitNational Resource
The Lydia Project

https://www.thelydiaproject.org/

1369 Interstate Parkway , Augusta, GA 30909

706-736-5467

The Lydia Project provides free services to women and girls anywhere facing any type of cancer.  This support includes ongoing correspondence and encouragement every month for at least twelve months. Locally, Lydia grants funds for rent, utility, medical supplies, and prescription assistance to women who are unable to afford these basic expenses while undergoing cancer treatment and who reside in Georgia's Burke, Columbia, McDuffie and Richmond Counties; and South Carolina's Aiken and Edgefield Counties.

All CancersFinancial AssistanceLiving Expenses/LodgingPractical Needs SupportSupport GroupsSurvivorship
1-7 of 7 Resources

Need to update or add a new cancer resource?

Add New Resource Update Existing Resource
Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofitthat leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.