Financial assistance Lymphoma Research Foundation www.lymphoma.org In all 50 states Approximately 81 grants awarded yearly
Financial assistance for U.S. lymphoma patients to help pay for treatment-related expenses
1-800-500-9976 (toll free)
Financial assistance Supplemental Security Income (SSI) 1-800-772-1213 (toll free) In all 50 states An estimated 53,376 individuals under 65 years old were receiving SSI benefits because of cancer diagnosis in December 2003 (IOM, 2006)
Financial assistance for medically determinable needy aged (65 years old or older), blind, or disabled persons
Financial assistance and counseling Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) www.livestrong.org In all 50 states In February 2007, 647 patients contacted Livestrong. Of those 373 were referred to CancerCare, 257 were referred to Patient Advocate Foundation, and 82 were matched to clinical trials
Financial counseling 1-866-235-7205 (toll free) 1-800-620-6167 (clinical trial)


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