2010 Guidelines for Financial Assistance
At this time, Cancer Patient Care may be able to extend up to $600 per client,
per fiscal year, pending availability of funds.
The fiscal year will be determined from the date services began.
Services may be accessed as follows:
Each Month Every 3 months Every Year
1. Food Supplements 1. Utility Assistance 1. Prescriptions
Up to 4 cases. Up to $100 per bill. Up to $300
Includes electric/heat and To cover any cancer
water. related medications.
2. Grocery Assistance 2. Breast Cancer Screening
$50 for family of 2. Must have referral
$100 for family of 3 or To cover digital
more. mammograms and
3. Transportation ultrasounds.
Up to $100 3. Lymphedema Garments
Includes gas vouchers For breast cancer
and bus passes. patients.
The following services do not have any financial eligibility factors and can be accessed at any time by cancer patients:
Wigs, hats, and scarves
Breast prostheses and surgical bras
Medical equipment and supplies