Free Programs That Cover Premium, Copay, & Deductible Costs for All Cancer Patients
These agencies provide free help paying for drugs and 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 assist you. Free Financial Help for Cancer Patients is available nationwide and at no cost ever. Visit the links below for financial help 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.
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, visit https://patientprograms-psi.org/patient-programs/.
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 US. For specific diagnosis and medications covered visit https://panfoundation.org/index.php/en/patients/assistance-programs. For a program application see this link: https://www.panapply.org/.
Phone: (877) 968-7233
Free financial help for cancer patients who cannot afford the treatment and medication they need. Other programs include insurance premium and travel assistance. For all programs, visit https://www.mygooddays.org/for-patients/. For a list of cancers currently supported (this list changes throughout the year) please visit this link on their website: https://www.mygooddays.org/for-patients/diseases-and-medications-covered/
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: https://www.healthwellfoundation.org/patients/apply/.
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 https://copays.org/patients-family/.
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 http://portal.cancercarecopay.org/Funds-Available/Diagnoses.