Financial Assistance For Cancer Patients Who Can Not Work Due to Cancer Treatments

  The financial hardship that a diagnosis of cancer can bring has the potential to be tremendous.  Many people are unable to work during treatments and without income, it is difficult for many to cover their every day living expenses not to mention all of the added expenses related to...


Financial Assistance for Families Affected by Pediatric Cancer

  Did you know that 30,000 – 40,000 children are currently undergoing treatment for cancer in the US?  Did you know that even with good insurance coverage, a family can still face out-pocket expenses (not including travel expenses) of $40,000+ per year?  Some parents even have to quit their jobs to...


Financial Assistance for Pediatric Cancer Patients Living in South Carolina

  If you live in South Carolina and have a child with a diagnosis of cancer, check out Children’s Chance– they help support South Carolina children and their families facing pediatric cancer with non-medical needs.   Children’s Chance offers the following programs & types of financial aid for cancer patients: *  Family...


FREE Meals & Groceries for Cancer Patients Living in MD, DC & VA

  If you live in MD, DC or VA, check out Food & Friends– they provide FREE, nutritious meals and groceries as well as nutrition counseling to people living with a life-challenging illness (HIV, cancer, etc).   To become eligible for services from Food & Friends, cancer patients must meet the following...


FREE Home-Delivered Meals to Cancer Patients in LA

Project Angel Food prepares FREE nutritious meals for cancer patients living in Los Angeles Country.  With the help of professional chefs and volunteers, Project Angel Food delivers meals directly to a your home or to a nearby pick-up point.  Clients have the option of receiving either hot meals prepared daily or frozen meals...


FREE Home-Delivered Meals to Breast Cancer Patients Living in NJ & MA

  To help ease the stress of daily living, CancerCare, Cancer Support Community, Meals On Wheels & EISAI Women’s Oncology Program have joined forces to deliver FREE meals to breast cancer patients living in selected areas of New Jersey and Massachusetts.   Here’s the dealio (as my daughter always says)…...


Good Nutrition Made Easy…

  For most people, the ability to consistently follow a healthy, well-balanced diet is no easy task.  This is especially true for cancer patients as chemotherapy and radiation often cause cancer patients to experience a lack of appetite, nausea, changes in taste and even difficulty swallowing.  Without proper nutrition, treatment-related-fatigue, lack...


The Joy Bus Feeds Cancer Patients in Arizona (Maricopa County only)

  Finding the time cook a yummy, healthy, home-cooked meal when a loved one is battling cancer is no easy task.  So often times, friends and family members will start delivering prepared meals and gift cards to restaurants to help out.  But if you live in Maricopa County, Arizona, you...


Angel Foundation Helps When Cancer Strikes (in Minnesota)

  If you’re an adult who has been diagnosed with cancer, live in Minnesota and are in need of financial assistance, check out Angel Foundation.  Since its inception, Angel Foundation has provided thousands of dollars in non-medical emergency financial assistance such as food, gas, utilities and rent or mortgage payments....


Making Mealtime Easier

When someone is diagnosed with cancer, one of the first things friends and family want to do is bring over meals…. lunch or dinner… home cooked, store-bought, take out from a favorite restaurant… it doesn’t matter… it’s a wonderful way to help out… and to make life a bit easier...




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