I receive daily emails from a brain tumor website. Everything I have read on the site is about people who have brain cancer. We are very fortunate that my husband’s tumor is benign. I received the below information in an email from the brain cancer website.
CANCER FUND OF AMERICA- Provides all FREE basic living needs such as shampoo, candy, toys, clothes, crutches, advil, and many, many more items. www.cfoa.org, can also be reached at 1-800-578-5284 or mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
COMPASSION PARTNERS- Provides FREE theme park tickets in Florida, for you and your entire family if you have a “terminal” or “life threatening illness” verified by your doctor. The number to call is 407-396-1114, the lady you need to talk to is Donna.
BELLSOUTH- also offers approximately $12.00 off your phone bill through the “Lifeline” program if you are on medicaid.
THE TIM AND TOM GULLIKSON SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM- This foundation will give scholarships to children whose parents who have had or has brain tumors. Just type in Tim and Tom Gullikson Foundation.
THE GEORGE BARTOL SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION- Gives scholarships to persons whose parents have had or has aa brain tumor or tumors. Just type in The George Bartol Scholarship Fund.
WWW.CROSSINGTHEFINISHLINE.ORG-This org. will give a FREE 1 week all expense paid vacation tto those with a diagnosis of cancer, and their caregiver. Needs verification by your doctor. Children allowed if feasible. Open to those ONLY IN THE STATES OF PA, NJ, and DE. Must be between the ages of 18-50 years of age.
WWW.NEEDYMEDS.COM- Will provide you with free medication if your income qualifies.
WWW.ANGELFLIGHT.ORG- Angel Flight West provides FREE transportation to medical treatment for those who cannot afford public transportation, or who cannot tolerate it for health reasons. Angel Flight also flies missions in response to other compelling needs. Angel Flight West accepts requests from individuals or health care professionals such as social workers and physicians. They have regional flight programs accross the country, you can call one of these organizations that can direct you to the appropriate branch. You can also call Angel Flight West toll free at: 1-888-4-AN-ANGEL. or 888-426-2643.