American Cancer Society
American Cancer Society - information
Reach to Recovery Program/Support
Group Look Good Feel Better Programs
Breast Cancer Treatment Guidelines for Patients
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
National Cancer Institute's Cancer Information Services
GEORGIA CANCER FOUNDATION:
Low-Cost Mammogram Program -Every year, nearly 6,000 new cases of breast cancer are diagnosed in Georgia.Georgia Cancer Foundation, through its partnership with other local organizations and healthcare providers, offers low-cost mammograms to women in need throughout the state.
Who qualifies-Women who are unemployed, uninsured, or under insured.
How do I get screened-Contact GCF after obtaining a physician referral. Depending on your physician’s instructions, we will direct you to a low-cost diagnostic center in your area, if available.
How much does it cost-ypically, these types of diagnostic services cost hundreds of dollars, however through our program you will only be required to pay a small co-pay donation. Call for details.
Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Information on health issues, Medicare and health insurance programs for people over 50.
American Cancer Society - Taking Charge of Money Matters workshop
A financial workshop for people living with cancer.
Medicare (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
Information on the Medicare health insurance program, including Medicare prescription drug plans.
Find your state's Medicaid toll-free hotline.
National Association of Insurance Commissioners
Find your state insurance commissioner.
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Find publications including, "Working It Out: Your Employment Rights as a Cancer Survivor", "What Cancer Survivors Need to Know About Health Insurance" and "A Cancer Survivor's Almanac: Charting Your Journey".
Breast Cancer Network of Strength
Financial assistance for wigs, prostheses and mastectomy bras.
Financial assistance for diagnostic work-ups, as well as information on drug assistance programs. Provides information about specific prescription drug assistance programs.
See also Transportation Assistance.
Drug assistance program information.
Social Security Administration
Find your local social security office.
Susan G. Komen for the Cure® and CancerCare's Linking A.R.M.S.(TM)
Financial assistance for some medications and medical supplies.
Susan G. Komen for the Cure® and Patient Advocate Foundation’s Co-Pay Relief (CPR) Program
Provides insurance co-payment assistance.
American Cancer Society - Road to Recovery
Local transportation assistance .