Free Programs That Cover Premium, Copay, & Deductible Costs for All Cancer Patients
These agencies provide free help paying for therapies relating to cancer treatments. If you have been diagnosed with cancer and have out-of-pocket premium, copay and/or deductible expenses that are not covered by insurance and need assistance, the programs below can support you. This free financial help for cancer patients is available throughout the USA and at no cost whatsoever. These national nonprofit organizations exist to help cancer patients and families with the financial burdens that often accompany this disease. Please visit the links below for the financial help you need today. While we’ve done our best to accurately summarize each program, please visit the specific links provided for more details and to apply.
Also, if you need prescription assistance, please visit the Free Prescriptions for Cancer Patients page for zero-cost help today. ❤️
The Assistance Fund is a national nonprofit organization that provides financial assistance to cancer patients in the USA who have uncovered care-related expenses and meet income guidelines. Programs pay for copayments, coinsurance, deductibles, and other out-of-pocket health-related expenses. To apply, please visit this link or call (855) 845-3663 to request a paper application.
Phone: (800) 366-7741 (9:30-5:00 EST)
Accessia Health helps patients with premium, copay, infusion, and travel expenses related to cancer care. They have financial assistance programs for both insured and uninsured patients. To find out if a disease is covered and to access its specific application for assistance, please visit this page on the Accessia Health website.
Phone: (866) 316-7263
Help for insured cancer patients who have high out-of-pocket expenses. Program eligibility is based on financial need. Patients must live and be receiving care in the USA. For specific diagnosis and medications covered, please visit this link. For a program application, visit this page on the PAN website or call (866) 316-7263 for assistance over the phone.
Phone: (877) 968-7233
Good Days is a national nonprofit organization that provides financial help for cancer patients who cannot afford the treatment and medication they need. Programs are available for insured and uninsured patients in the USA and eligibility is based on program funding and the patient’s financial need. For a list of cancers currently supported (this list changes throughout the year) please visit this link on their website.
Phone: (800) 675-8416
Financial help with many types of cancer including bladder, colorectal, melanoma, non-small cell lung cancer, and renal cell carcinoma. Assistance varies with the program and may include prescription copays, health insurance premiums, deductibles and coinsurance and travel costs. For application and eligibility information, please see this page.
Phone: (866) 512-3861 (English Only)
Financial assistance for prescription drug co-payments for qualified patients. This income-based program for US residents is sponsored by the Patient Advocate Foundation, a non-profit providing services to patients since 2004. Phone counselors are available to assist with the application process by calling (866) 512-3861. For more on eligibility and to submit an application for help, please visit this link.
Phone: (866) 552-6729
Financial assistance with co-payments for chemotherapy and targeted treatment drugs for certain cancer treatments. For a list of cancers for which funding is currently available, please visit the CancerCare Co-Pay Assistance page here. If your program isn’t open, CancerCare encourages you to reach out anyway for additional help and resources they may have for you. All programs are at zero cost.