NOTE: This list may not be comprehensive; sites and URLs are subject to change. Information on these sites should not replace the medical advice from your health care provider. Please contact your provider for advice about your specific medical condition.
Finding and Paying for Treatment, American Cancer Society
Hill-Burton Free Hospital Care – 800-638-0742
The Karen P. Nakon Foundation
Provides financial assistance to families in financial crisis, helping families endure the cost of treatment, as well as fund breast cancer research.
Lend a Helping Hand- Helps people facing a catastrophic illness pay for uninsured medical treatment.
Mary Grace Foundation
Grants available for any patient/family who is receiving active treatment for cancer or cancer related illness, that is a resident of Medina or Stark County.
Co-Pay Relief 866-512-3861
Social Security Administration – Compassionate Allowances
Automated System: 800-772-1213
Social Security has an obligation to provide benefits quickly to applicants whose medical conditions are so serious that their conditions meet disability standards. Compassionate allowances are a way of quickly identifying diseases and other medical conditions that qualify under the Listing of Impairments based on minimal objective medical information.