Free professional support and counseling in person or by telephone for anyone affected by cancer. A wide range of services are available from emotional support to handling insurance disputes to ensuring proper, timely access to care. If you feel overwhelmed after a cancer diagnosis, you are not alone. Help is available! Cancer patient navigators are trained advocates who understand and are here to help nationwide free of charge.
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Phone: (866) 460-1928
Free pro support program that helps patients in the US with insurance get access to genomic testing in order to get personalized medicine and treatment recommendations. If you are having trouble getting access to or paying for genomic testing to help you best manage your disease, call the PAF professional case managers at (866) 460-1928 or complete the form here to get started: https://patientadvocate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_baBl2jYbEcfGQ5L.
Free nationwide professional case management services by telephone for cancer patients in the US in active treatment or have had treatment within the past six months. This no-cost program pairs you with a case manager who will help you manage finances and get the best possible care and outcome. To read more about this free cancer patient advocacy program please visit: https://www.patientadvocate.org/connect-with-services/case-management-services-and-medcarelines/. The 24/7 new-client intake form is here: https://patientadvocate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9Ww6p8qW4Fy0fiZ.
Phone: (877) 866-9523
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Lazarex will match you to a nationwide cancer clinical trials program and help you with the costs associated with participating including transportation (airfare, gas, rental cars, taxi fare, parking/tolls), lodging (short- and long-term housing), and certain medical expenses not covered by insurance and necessary for clinical trial treatment. For immediate free assistance, visit https://www.lazarex.org/helping-you/looking-for-help or call toll free (877) 866-9523.
Phone: (877) 601-8601 (9AM-5PM MF ET)
The EmergingMed Patient Navigator Program helps cancer patients 18 and over find and enroll in an appropriate clinical trial at no cost. Fill out a contact request form on their website https://app.emergingmed.com/emed/requestcall/ and get matched for free with a personal navigator who will guide you throughout the journey. Help is also available via telephone by calling (877) 601-8601.
Free employment-related help specifically for cancer patients. This site tackles issues regarding working during treatment, networking with others, and finding a new job. Get free online advice and resume review from a career coach here: https://www.cancerandcareers.org/career-coach.
Phone: (800) 813‑4673 (M-Th 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Friday 9:00-7:00 pm)
Free professional counseling services by licensed oncology social workers who can help you manage all aspects of the disease from treatment issues to improving communication with family. For more on this free counseling program, visit the CancerCare website at https://www.cancercare.org/counseling. Help is also available by phone (800) 813‑4673 or email email@example.com.
Belong is a free mobile app that connects you to the world’s largest online community of cancer patients, caregivers, and professionals. You can use to organize your medical records and get answers to your questions by doctors and other cancer specialists. The free app is available for android and iPhone here: http://belong.life/download-eng/.
Phone: (800) 227-2345
The ACS Patient Navigator program connects you with a cancer care expert who works with you one-on-one to resolve care, workplace, and financial issues. Call (800) 227-2345 to get the help you need today for free.
Phone: (855) 220-7777 (12PM-4PM EST)
Through the Livestrong program, you will be matched for free with a personal cancer navigator. Your navigator will provide emotional support and help you with financial/insurance problems, fertility issues, concerns with care and treatment, locating clinical trials, and more. Visit https://www.livestrong.org/we-can-help/livestrong-cancer-navigation to learn more and https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/2623576/2016-LSNavigationIntake-English-Encrypted to complete your navigation request.