The American Cancer Society has many resources that help support people with cancer and their loved ones. And best of all, their help is free. They can connect you with these resources, whether you are a cancer patient, caregiver of a person with cancer, community leader or volunteer, healthcare professional, or someone who wants to know about programs and services. They can also help you find other free or low-cost resources available in your area.
For people with life-threatening blood cancers — like leukemia and lymphoma — or other diseases, a cure exists. Be The Match connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving blood or marrow transplant.
CAN Cancer is a local funding program that provides community assistance to help cover non-medical expenses for Harney County residents fighting any form of cancer.
Cancer support group is held the 4th Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the Harney District Hospital Board Conference Room.
Support services include: counseling, education, financial assistance, and online support groups.
Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition (CFAC) is a group of national organizations that provide financial help to patients. CFAC provides a searchable database of financial resources.
CSC provides the highest-quality emotional and social support through a network of more than 50 local affiliates, 100 satellite locations, and online. Patients undergoing active treatment for metastatic lung cancer may be eligible for CSC’s Transportation Assistance Grant.
The CancerCare Co-Payment Assistance Foundation is a not-for-profit organization established in 2007 to address the needs of individuals who cannot afford their insurance co-payments to cover the cost of medications for treating cancer.
Financial assistance for colorectal cancer screening and treatment.
Good Days provides financial support for patients who cannot afford the treatment they urgently need.
A partnership with St. Charles Cancer Center in Bend, Oregon, allows chemotherapy services to be provided at Harney District Hospital under the direction of your oncologist.