Breast Cancer Resources

By
Health Monitor Staff

Savings and Financial Assistance 

Health Monitor Savings Dashboard healthmonitor.com/AADE/savings.do
Help in getting prescription drugs, even if you don’t have coverage.

American Cancer Society cancer.org
For various types of financial help, search for "financial guidance for cancer survivors and their families."

The Breast Cancer Charities of America thebreastcancercharities.org
Dedicated to ending breast cancer as a life-threatening illness.

CancerCare cancercare.org
Offers assistance and resources for cancer-related costs.

Cancer Care Copay cancercarecopay.org
Helps defray chemotherapy copays and cost of targeted treatment drugs.

Fifth Season Financial www.FifthSeasonFinancial.com
Fifth Season Financial provides loans to people living with advanced cancer, secured solely by the face value of their life insurance policy. The goal of our “Loans for Living” program is to provide individuals access to discretionary cash, currently locked up in their life insurance policy, while preserving a portion of the policy benefit for the insured’s beneficiaries. When one is living with advanced cancer a full set of emotional, medical, and financial stresses arise. To ensure the best medical options available and for the patient’s personal well-being, it is vital to gain financial stability and quality of life. Fifth Season Financial is in your corner to help.

Money Management International moneymanagement.org
A full-service credit counseling agency.

The Partnership for Prescription Assistance pparx.org
Helps in getting prescription drugs, even if you don’t have coverage.

Patient Advocate Foundation patientadvocate.org
Serves as a liaison between the patient and insurer or creditors to resolve insurance and debt crisis matters.

Scott Hamilton Cares scottcares.org
Help with chemo medications and treatment.

Sisters Network sistersnetworkinc.org
This African American breast cancer survivorship organization has outreach initiatives that promote the importance of breast health.

Survivorship A to Z survivorshipatoz.org
Provides practical, financial and legal information after a life-changing diagnosis.

Women's Cancer Network wcn.org
Offers patient support, education and information about new treatment options.

Published
June 2013