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Air Care Alliance

https://www.aircarealliance.org/getting-assistance/patient-medical-transport/

The Air Care Alliance is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public service organization supporting the work of volunteer-based charitable organizations whose members fly to help others. ACA is devoted to fostering, enhancing, and promoting public benefit flying in the United States and other countries. All across the country, Volunteer Pilot Organizations (VPOs) help patients in need access distant medical care or supportive services by arranging FREE flights through volunteer pilots.

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Atlanta Cancer Care Foundation

https://www.atlantacancercarefoundation.org

5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd. Suite 1100, Atlanta, GA 30342

404-213-1667

Atlanta Cancer Care Foundation is a local 501(c)3 nonprofit that provides emergency financial assistance for basic needs such as housing, utilities, food and medications to cancer eligible cancer patients in the 17-county Metro Atlanta area.

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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.

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Cancer Support Community: A Global Network of Education and Hope

https://www.cscatlanta.org/

1100 JOHNSON FERRY RD., NE BLDG 2, STE LL90, Atlanta, GA 30342

404.843.1880

Cancer Support Community Atlanta is the local chapter of the world’s largest nonprofit provider of psychosocial oncology programs. Our mission is simple: help people affected by cancer enhance their health and well-being by providing free programs of support, education, and hope. CSC Atlanta provides a variety of programs and classes to help support survivors and their loved ones during and after treatment. There is something for everyone at Cancer Support Community Atlanta – a cooking demonstration, an educational seminar, a stress reduction class, or a support group.

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CONQUER magazine's Guide for Patients with Lung Cancer

https://e.thelynxgroup.com/t/l?ssid=34615&subscriber_id=bjwbttmklxwncpeasyacmoxjjucmbol&delivery_id=bobjbpwtodeyyfuzslasptetpcqjbbj&td=-Har4DB4Zo-D1zdoe3s9jgnT9IItKXxH0aWMjcd9K0GtcfJbIeNoRwzGtrM0FuZgDnatTyWz7daNOP0UpsWAKT-n2JhwnVirpouPgVdvr4s9b-D-4uY8Ba8b

CONQUER: the patient voice is pleased to present this 4-part series of articles on non–small-cell lung cancer, the most frequently occurring type. Written for patients by an oncologist and a nurse practitioner, each of the Patient’s Guides addresses a topic often confronted during the course of therapy: Staging; Treatment; Biomarker Testing; and an Overview of the Lung Cancer Patient Journey. Also included is an easy-to-navigate “road map” that highlights important treatment milestones. The series was written with the financial support of Novartis Pharmaceuticals.

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EBeauty Community- Wig Exchange Program

http://www.ebeauty.com/

EBeauty’s mission is to enhance and strengthen the education, charitable and community support network for women undergoing cancer treatments. EBeauty works to improve the quality of life of women undergoing chemotherapy treatments through the implementation of its Wig Exchange Program and Hospital Partnership Program. Our primary goal is to provide all women, regardless of economic status or geographic location, access to wigs. EBeauty’s Wig Exchange Program and Hospital Partnership Program aim to help every cancer patient access a quality, free wig.

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Friends of Disabled Adults and Children (FODAC)

https://www.fodac.org/programs/durable-medical-equipment/

4900 Lewis Road , Stone Mountain, GA 30083

770-491-9014

FODAC’s mission is to provide durable medical equipment (DME) such as wheelchairs and hospital beds at little or no cost to individuals with disabilities and their families. We provide home health (mobility and daily living) equipment to people of any age or with any disability, temporary or permanent, for medically necessary and medically helpful reasons. These items are provided at little or no cost to the recipients and their families.. Clients do not have to qualify financially.

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Good Days

https://www.mygooddays.org/

2611 Internet Blvd Suite 105 , Frisco, TX 75034

(877) 968-7233

Good Days is a non-profit advocacy organization that provides resources for life-saving and life-extending treatments to people in need of access to care. Some financial resources provided are copay, premium, travel, and diagnostic testing assistance. If approved for an open fund, Good Days will provide financial assistance for the full calendar year, or until funds are exhausted.

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Health Well Foundation

http://www.healthwellfoundation.org

20440 Century Blvd Suite 250, Germantown, MD 20874

1-800-675-8416

The HealthWell Foundation is a leading non-profit dedicated to improving access to care for America’s underinsured. When health insurance is not enough, we fill the gap by assisting with copays, premiums, deductibles and out-of-pocket expenses. We provide financial assistance to help with: Prescription copays Health insurance premiums, deductibles and coinsurance Pediatric treatment costs Travel costs

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Imaginary Friend Society

https://www.imaginaryfriendsociety.com/home

The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation is the world's largest nonprofit dedicated to families facing a child’s brain tumor diagnosis. In addition to funding cures for the more than 100 types of childhood brain tumors, we offer family support programs and resources to equip, educate and empower families.

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Jack and Jill Late Stage Cancer Foundation

https://jajf.org/

3282 Northside Pkwy NW , Atlanta, GA 30327

310-880-7767

JAJF’s mission is “Treating families to WOW! Experiences, giving children who will lose their Mom or Dad to cancer a timeout to create indispensable memories as a family… while they can”

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Livestrong

https://www.livestrong.org

623 W. 38th St. Ste 300 , Austin, TX 78705

855-220-7777

We have a Mission Question, not a Mission Statement, because we believe that we can only achieve the best solutions through asking the right questions. We ask survivors and caregivers what they need, we ask the system how it can be more person-centered, we ask innovators how we can bring impossible ideas to life.

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Living Beyond Breast Cancer

https://www.lbbc.org

40 Monument Road, Suite 104 , Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

855-807-6386

The mission of Living Beyond Breast Cancer is to connect people with trusted breast cancer information and a community of support.

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Men Against Breast Cancer

http://www.menagainstbreastcancer.org

PO Box 150 , Adamstown, MD 21710

866-547-MABC (6222)

Men Against Breast Cancer (MABC) is the first and only national 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization designed to provide targeted support services that educate and empower men to be effective caregivers when cancer strikes.

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National Brain Tumor Society

https://braintumor.org

55 Chapel St., Suite 200 , Newton, MA 02458

617-924-9997

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and care partners.

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National Cervical Cancer Coalition ( NCCC )

https://www.nccc-online.org

PO Box 13827 , Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

800-685-5531

The National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC) was founded to help women, family members and caregivers battle the personal issues related to cervical cancer and HPV and to advocate for cervical health in all women by promoting prevention through education about early vaccination, Pap testing and HPV testing when recommended.

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National Council on the Aging

https://www.ncoa.org/

251 18th Street South Suite 500, Arlington, VA 22202

571-527-3900

We’re a respected national leader and trusted partner to help people aged 60+ meet the challenges of aging. We partner with nonprofit organizations, government, and business to provide innovative community programs and services, online help, and advocacy.

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National Patient Advocate Foundation

http://www.npaf.org

1100 H St NW , Washington, DC 20005

202-465-5013

National Patient Advocate Foundation brings patient voices to health system delivery reform. We develop and drive initiatives promoting equitable access to affordable quality health care through policy action and public and private partnerships. Our primary objective is to prioritize the patient voice in health system delivery reform to achieve person-centered care.

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network - Patient and Liaison Services (PALS)

http://www.pancan.org/section_facing_pancreatic_cancer/oneonone_support/

1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 200 , Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

310-725-0025

Founded in 1999, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) is dedicated to fighting the world’s toughest cancer. In our urgent mission to save lives, we attack pancreatic cancer on all fronts: research, clinical initiatives, patient services and advocacy.

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Patient Advocate Foundation

https://www.patientadvocate.org/

421 Butler Farm Road , Hampton, VA 23666

800-532-5274

PAF is a national 501(c)3 organization that provides direct case management services and financial assistance to patients and caregivers. These include helping people navigate the health care system, working with health care providers, payers and employers to assure that patients have access to affordable care, financial and co-pay assistance and teaching self-advocacy to patients and caregivers.

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Patient Services Incorporated (PSI)

http://www.patientservicesinc.org

P.O. Box 5930 , Midlothian, VA 23113

800-366-7741

Patient Services Incorporated (PSI) provides financial support and guidance for qualified patients with specific, rare chronic diseases. Through PSI assistance programs patients and their families rediscover hope and health.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation

https://www.preventcancer.org

1600 Duke Street Suite 500, Alexandria, VA 22314

800-227-2732

The mission of the Prevent Cancer Foundation is saving lives across all populations through cancer prevention and early detection.

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Rx Outreach

http://www.rxoutreach.org

P.O. Box 66536 , Saint Louis, MO 63166

1-888-796-1234

Rx Outreach is a fully-licensed nonprofit mail order pharmacy. We believe that everyone deserves access to affordable medications. No one should ever have to choose between filling a prescription and feeding their family.

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Sarcoma Alliance

https://sarcomaalliance.org/

775 E. Blithedale Ave #334, Mill Valley, CA 94941

415-381-7236

The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education, and support.

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Sharesheret

https://sharsheret.org/

866-474-2774

Sharsheret, a national non-profit organization, improves the lives of Jewish women and families living with or at increased genetic risk for breast or ovarian cancer through personalized support and saves lives through educational outreach.

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Tender Loving Care with American Cancer Society

https://www.tlcdirect.org/

1-800-850-9445

TLC offers products for hair loss caused by chemotherapy, radiation or surgical treatment, as well as special products for breast cancer patients and survivors. Our wide selection includes wigs, hats, scarves, turbans and a full range of mastectomy products. Our prices are affordable and we offer special online discounts.

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The Pink Fund

https://www.pinkfund.org/

877.234.PINK (7465)

The Pink Fund provides 90-day non-medical cost-of-living expenses on behalf of breast cancer patients in active treatment, to help meet basic needs, decrease stress levels, and allow breast cancer patients in active treatment to focus on healing while improving survivorship outcomes. Our 90-day grant program allows us to meet their critical expenses for housing, transportation, utilities, and insurance.

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ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors Association

https://www.thyca.org

PO Box 1102 , Onley, MD 20830-1102

877-588-7904

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization of thyroid cancer survivors, family members, and health care professionals. We are dedicated to support, education, and communication for thyroid cancer survivors, their families and friends. We also sponsor Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month, year-round awareness activities, and thyroid cancer research fundraising and research grants.

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Tigerlily Foundation

https://www.tigerlilyfoundation.org/

42020 Village Center Plaza Suite 120-156, Stone Ridge, VA 20105

888-580-6253

Tigerlily Foundation is here to support young women (age 15 – 45) before, during and after breast cancer. Our outreach is focused on the breast cancer community as a whole. This community consists of family, friends, health advocates, physicians, researchers and more. We reach diverse communities, ethnic groups and those who are underserved. From living rooms to classrooms, from board rooms to Capitol Hill, we are there, making a difference.

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US TOO - Prostate Cancer Education & Support

http://www.ustoo.org/About_UsTOO.asp

2720 S. River Road, Suite 112 , Des Plaines, IL 60018

800-808-7866

The mission of Us Too is to raise awareness and provide educational resources and support services to those affected by prostate cancer to help them learn to fight this disease. The power of Us TOO is in helping men and those who love them by transforming resignation into determination and fear into Hope.

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WebMD

http://www.webmd.com

trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information

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Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.