Georgia's Online Cancer Information Center

Payment Assistance

Cancer patients and caregivers should know about the many sources of assistance and insurance available for payment relief.

Sharesheret

https://sharsheret.org/resource/best-face-forward-2-0/

Best Face Forward 2.0 provides services and subsidies for eligible individuals for non-medical services that are critical to a woman’s quality of life and body image, and that are only partly covered by insurance companies, if at all. Best Face Forward 2.0 services include: - financial subsidies for wigs (cranial hair prosthesis) - cold caps (scalp cooling treatment) - tattooing (three-dimensional micropigmentation of the nipple and areola) Additionally there are complementary and holistic offerings such as meditation and yoga.

866.474.2774

Sue Kassin Memorial Indigent Fund

http://greatnonprofits.org/org/for-the-women-we-love-inc

The Sue Kassin Memorial Indigent Fund provides financial support for women diagnosed with gynecologic cancers in the Atlanta metropolitan area.

segobuddies@gmail.com

Organization-Specific

Many cancer centers, programs and practices offer financial assistance to their patient population. Please check with your cancer treatment site to see if payment assistance is available.

Savannah

St. Joseph's/Candler

http://www.sjchs.org/pay-my-bill/financial-assistance

Financial Assistance Program

5353 Reynolds St.
Savannah, GA 31405
912-819-8455 or 1-800-374-7054

Resources & Education

Partnership awards $100,000 for breast cancer research

Georgia CORE, in partnership with It’s The Journey and A Cure In Our Lifetime Atlanta has awarded a $100,000 grant to Dr. Veena Rao, Morehouse School of Medicine for Triple Negative Breast Cancer Research.

10/17/2019

Recent Developments in Breast Cancer Show Survival Increase

Recent developments in breast cancer show a 'dramatic' survival increase with CDK4/6 inhibitor, new settings for immunotherapy, and PFS gain with AKT inhibitor.

9/24/2019

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Breast Cancer License Tag Awards!

Eight organizations across the state have been awarded grants totaling $400,000 for breast cancer education, screening and treatment for underserved Georgians.

 About Us

10/24/2019

Georgia CORE

 

Hearts and Minds Dedicated to Improving Cancer Care

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.