Free Products and Services for Lung Cancer Patients

Free Products and Services for Lung Cancer Patients

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.

If you know of a program that would help our readers, please get in touch here to let us know.

Also, be sure to check the nationwide directory of other programs available to any cancer patient in the USA regardless of diagnosis: free financial help, free counseling, and more cancer freebies.

Keytruda Free Prescription Program for Cancer Patients
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Merck Keytruda Prescription Assistance

Main URL: Visit

Description:

No-cost Keytruda prescription program for cancer patients in the USA who do not have insurance or the insurance does not cover Keytruda.  Complete the online enrollment form by clicking the link above and a program representative will contact your physician to confirm eligibility and complete enrollment.


Avastin Free Prescription Drug Program for Cancer Patients
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Genentech Avastin Prescription Assistance

Main URL: Visit

Description:

Free Avastin prescription drug program for patients who do not have insurance coverage and have a household income less than $150,000 per year OR have insurance, can’t afford the out-of-pocket costs, and meet certain income requirements. To apply, fill out the Patient Consent Form here:  https://www.gene.com/patients/patient-foundation/apply-for-help#patients.  Have your doctor fill out the Prescriber Enrollment Form here to complete the process: https://genentech-access.secure.force.com/enroll/#!/public-enroll/eligibility.


Xalkori Free Precription Drug Program for Cancer Patients
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Pfizer Xalkori Prescription Assistance

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (877) 744-5675 (8AM-8PM M-F ET)

Description:

The Pfizer Xalkori Prescription Assistance Program provides Xalkori (crizotinib) at no cost to US patients who have been prescribed this drug by a US-licensed physician and are having trouble affording it. Programs are available for both insured and uninsured patients. Eligibility is based on financial need and will be verified annually through tax returns. The enrollment form can be downloaded and printed here. For help completing the form, please call (877) 744-5675 (8AM-8PM M-F ET).


Abraxane Free Prescription Program for Cancer Patients
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Celgene Abraxane Prescription Assistance

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (800) 931-8691 (8AM-8PM M-F ET)

Description:

Free Abraxane Prescription program for US patients with financial need. Annual family gross income (before taxes and deductions) must be equal to or less than 650% of the current Federal Poverty Level or if the patient’s out-of-pocket (OOP) prescription spend for the current calendar year totals 3% or more of the total family gross income. W2 or tax return required. Apply for the Abraxane prescription program over the phone by calling (800) 931-8691 (8AM-8PM M-F ET).


Gilotrif Prescription Assistance program for Cancer Patients
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BI Gilotrif Prescription Assistance

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (855) 297-5904

Description:

Provides financial assistance for eligible patients prescribed Gilotrif (afatinib) and who have trouble paying for the medication. Help is available for both insured and uninsured patients living in the US with demonstrated financial need. Annual enrollment and tax returns are required.  Maximum annual program benefit of $25,000. You and your physician must complete portions of the enrollment form here: https://www.boehringer-ingelheim.us/sites/us/files/files/gilotrif_pap_application.pdf or call the phone number above for enrollment help over the phone.


Erbitux Free Prescription Program for Cancer Patients
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Lilly Erbitux Prescription Assistance

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (800) 545-6962

Description:

Free Erbitux (cetuximab) prescription program for eligible insured and uninsured patients through the Lilly Prescription Assistance Program. Patients must earn less than 500% of FPL to qualify. Annual enrollment form and tax returns or W2s required. The online enrollment form can be completed here.  For help completing the online application, call (800) 545-6962.


Gavreto Free Prescription Program for Lung Cancer Patients
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Gavreto Prescription Assistance Program

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (888) 258-7768

Description:

Free prescription program for US residents prescribed Gavreto (pralsetinib) by a US-licensed physician for an FDA-approved indication.  Programs available for insured and uninsured patients who have demonstrated financial need based on income and household size. Maximum household income limits apply and change annually. Download the enrollment form here  which must be completed in part by both the prescribing physician and the patient.


Lung Cancer Research Foundation Peer Support Program
Free Peer Support

LCRF Peer Support Program

Main URL: Visit

Description:

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/.


Alk Positive Support for Lung Cancer Patients
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ALK Positive

Main URL: Visit

Description:

Free worldwide second-opinion program for ALK-positive lung cancer patients who are members of the ALK Positive support group. Membership is free.  Consultation provided by ALK medical professional at no cost for patients with financial need. To apply for free membership and the second-opinion program, please visit this link: https://www.alkpositive.org/second-opinion-program.


Lungevity Lung Cancer Helpline
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Lungevity Professional Support Services

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (844) 360-5864 (ET, 10AM-6PM M-Th 10AM-5PM)

Description:

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.


Go2Foundation Lung Cancer Support by Phone
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GO2 Foundation Pro Help

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (800) 298-2436 (9AM-5PM ET M-F)
Email: support@go2foundation.org

Description:

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/.


LungCancerOrgFreeFinancialAssistanceProgramfor Cancer patients
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LungCancer.org Financial Grant Program

Main URL: Visit
Phone: (800) 813‑4673 (10AM-6PM ET M-Th)

Description:

Free financial grant program for US residents currently undergoing treatment for lung cancer. Funding can be provided for transportation assistance, home-based care costs, and child care costs. Income limits apply and is based on federal poverty guidelines that change annually. To apply for this cash grant program, call (800) 813‑4673 (10AM-6PM ET M-Th) to speak with a social worker who can prequalify you over the phone and send you out the enrollment form.


Notes of Encouragement Free Free Care Package for Lung Cancer Patients
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Notes of Encouragement

Main URL: Visit

Description:

Receive monthly cards of inspiration and encouragement from someone who shares a similar journey. This is a free 12-month program for lung cancer patients, caregivers and loved ones who want to better understand what it might feel like to be on immunotherapy treatment and how to support each other along the way. Sign up for free here:  https://www.notesofencouragement.com/.


ALA Lung Cancer Courage Kit
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American Lung Association Courage Kit

Main URL: Visit

Description:

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.


LCRF Free Care Kit for Lung Cancer Patients
Free Care Packages

Lung Cancer Research Foundation Care Kit

Main URL: Visit
Email: support@lcrf.org

Description:

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 email the link above. More program information is available here at the bottom of the page: https://www.lungcancerresearchfoundation.org/for-patients/free-educational-materials/.


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