Free nationwide financial assistance programs specifically for lung cancer patients to help pay for travel, housing, treatment, copays, deductibles and prescriptions. In addition, we also list no-cost for peer and professional counseling and free gift items to help support lung cancer patients and families during this difficult time. All of the services listed below are available nationwide in the USA at zero cost to lung cancer patients, caregivers, and families. We hope you find the support programs you are looking for in the list below.
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Phone: (844) 360-5864 (ET, 10AM-6PM M-Th 10AM-5PM)
Free professional support services by a trained oncology social worker to help you manage your emotional, financial, and support challenges that accompany a lung cancer diagnosis. Services can include help with pain management, childcare, obtaining medical supplies, arranging transportation to/from treatment, and out-of-pocket copayment assistance and more. Help is available Monday through Thursday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, and Friday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (Eastern time) by calling toll-free (844) 360-5864.
Phone: (800) 298-2436 (9AM-5PM ET M-F)
Free one-on-one phone and email support services including screening, treatment and clinical trial guidance to help those diagnosed with lung cancer get the best possible care and outcomes. GO2 Foundation offers a tailored approach to meet individual needs. Support is available Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (ET) by calling (800) 298-2436 or emailing the link above. Alternatively, complete the form on this page for a quick response: https://go2foundation.org/resources-and-support/general-support/helpline/.
This free peer to peer support program, in collaboration with Cancer Hope Network, matches lung cancer patients and caregivers with trained volunteer cancer survivors/caregivers who understand and can offer support because they have been through very similar experiences. To get started, complete the form on the right side of this page to be matched up and get the support you need: https://www.cancerhopenetwork.org/who-we-are/partners/lcrf.html.
This lung cancer Courage Kit by the American Lung Association is a free care package filled with comfort items including a blanket, coloring book, mask, educational and support materials and more. This program requires participation in two phone interviews and two feedback surveys once you receive your kit. To find out more and to request your free care package, please see this page and complete the form here: https://www.lung.org/lung-force/about-lung-force/courage-kit.
Free tote and personal care items for anyone who has been diagnosed with lung cancer. Care package includes personal care items and a copy of the inspirational Living with Hope book. To request your free kit, please complete the form on this page: https://www.lungcancerresearchfoundation.org/free-care-kit/.