Thanks to funding from sponsors and community members like you, Going Beyond the Pink is proud to offer a unique financial assistance program.
This need-based program helps to pay for breast cancer-related treatments, including co-pay assistance, help meeting insurance deductibles, out-of-pocket costs for medical treatments, surgery, pathology, biopsy, chemotherapy infusions, radiation treatments, physical therapy for lymphedema and cording, medical equipment necessary for treatments (like compression sleeves and compression pumps for lymphedema patients), and so much more! We understand that treatment for cancer creates a significant burden in the lives of affected families and we want to help! Apply today!
Other Financial Assistance Programs
Lump to Laughter: Angel Fund grants are given to women in need to help pay for basic household expenses. http://www.lumptolaughter.org/Our-Programs/angel-fund.html
PAN Foundation: Helps patients find financial assistance. https://panfoundation.org
The NC Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program: Provides services to North Carolina women who:
- are uninsured or underinsured;
- are without Medicare Part B or Medicaid;
- are between ages 40 -64 for breast screening services and 21 -64 for cervical screening services; and
- have a household income at or below 250% of the federal poverty level.
Enrollment must occur prior to a breast cancer diagnosis. 1-800-662-7030 or https://bcccp.ncdhhs.gov/
American Cancer Society Road to Recovery: Provides free transportation to and from treatment. https://www.cancer.org/treatment/support-programs-and-services/road-to-recovery.html
Partnership for Prescription Assistance: A free program that helps patients identify financial assistance for prescription medication needs. https://www.pparx.org/
Needy Meds: Helps patients find help with the cost of medicine. https://www.needymeds.org/
GoodRx: Savings on prescription medications. Look up each medication and provide pharmacy with the billing codes indicated for discount prices. App or Online. https://www.goodrx.com/
Jeannie Walston’s Healing Now Blog offers lots of other financial assistance guidance. Check it out here: http://jeanninewalston.com/blog/cancer-financial-assistance-for-cancer-patients-and-caregivers-including-co-pay/?fbclid=IwAR3d_ll8TUJYIChkuSzU8wb-femKIRX1Gm2JTG47y4S8zIvihn2MOio9eAU
The Simple Dollar has a great article with advice about navigating paying for cancer treatment. Check it out here: https://www.thesimpledollar.com/financial-wellness/paying-for-cancer-treatments-personal-loans/