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Gerry Nevins Foundation
845-238-6850
www.gerrynevins.org
This Foundation was established in the name and memory of Gerry Nevins, a Firefighter who perished o ...more
Family of Woodstock
845-331-7080
info@familyofwoodstockinc.org
www.familyofwoodstockinc.org
All of FAMILY of Woodstock’s programs operate under the auspices of FAMILY of Woodstock, Inc., a 501 ...more
B+ Foundation
302-563-8389
joe@livelikeandrew.org
www.bepositive.org
The Andrew McDonough B+ (Be Positive) Foundation honors the life and legacy of Andrew McDonough, a 1 ...more
Family Reach Foundation
973-394-1411
www.familyreach.org
Our mission is to provide financial relief and heartfelt support to families fighting cancer. The ...more
Patient Access Network Foundation
866-316-7263
contact@panfoundation.org
www.panfoundation.org
The Patient Access Network (PAN) Foundation was founded in October 2004 as a solution to help the un ...more
The Community Cancer Fund
518-822-8820
lynda@columbiahealthnet.org
www.columbiahealthnet.org/index.asp
The Community Cancer Fund is available for COLUMBIA and GREENE county residents who need financial a ...more
The Brian Ahearn Children's Fund
000 000 0000
http://www.aboutbacf.org/contact-us/
www.bacf.org
The Brian Ahearn Children's Fund (BACF) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization based in Warwick, NY. ...more
Putnam Community Action Program
845-278-8021
Director@PutnamCAP.org
www.putnamcap.org
Mission Statement To mobilize and effectively manage resources that will help the low-income an ...more
Dutchess Outreach
845-454-3792
info@dutchessoutreach.org
www.dutchessoutreach.org
The Dutchess Outreach mission is simple, but not easy. Each day an array of people somehow miraculou ...more
The National Children's Cancer Society
314-241-1600
lmillner@theNCCS.org
www.children-cancer.org
The mission of The National Children's Cancer Society is to improve the quality of life for children ...more
CancerCare
800-813-4673
info@cancercare.org
www.cancercare.org
CancerCare was founded in 1944 in New York City with the mission of helping advanced cancer patients ...more
Hirschberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer
310-473-5121
info@pancreatic.org
www.pancreatic.org
Founded in 1997, the Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research is a national, nonprofit or ...more
Mid-Hudson Love INC
845-471-0102
info@mid-hudsonloveinc.org
www.mid-hudsonloveinc.org/
Mid-Hudson Love INC, Poughkeepsie, NY. Residents of Poughkeepsie, City of Poughkeepsie, Wappingers, ...more
Johnny Sileno Wishes for Wellness Foundation
845.566.9256
jnjsileno@yahoo.com
www.johnnysileno.com
The Johnny Sileno Wishes for Wellness Foundation is proud to share its simple mission; to help famil ...more
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
800-477-2669
info@pparx.org
www.pparx.org
The Partnership for Prescription Assistance helps qualifying patients without prescription drug cove ...more
Friends4Michael
845-781-7367
mkwinn@friends4michael.org
www.friends4michael.org
The mission of The Friends4Michael Foundation is to support children like Michael and their families ...more
Children's Organ Transplant Association
800-366-2682
cota@cota.org
www.cota.org
The Children's Organ Transplant Association helps children and young adults who need a life-saving t ...more
Community Action of Greene County, Inc.
518-943-9205
www.cagcny.org/
Community Action of Greene County, Inc. is the designated anti-poverty agency serving all of Greene ...more
Francesco Loccisano Memorial Foundation
000 000 0000
www.info@Frankiesmission.org
www.frankiesmission.org
Our Mission Frankie's Mission is an official non-profit dedicated to children who are fighting ca ...more
Oncology Support Program at Benedictine Hospital
845-339-2071
valerie.linet@hahv.org
www.hahv.org/oncology-support-program
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE The Rosemary D. Gruner Memorial Fund - This is a financial assistance pr ...more
Putnam County Department of Social Services
845-808-1500
www.putnamcountyny.com/social-services/about-us/
The County Social Services Department, open from 9am to 5pm Monday through Friday, provides the foll ...more
Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
800-342-3009
otda.ny.gov/
The Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) is responsible for supervising programs tha ...more
Mission 4 Maureen ( Brain Cancer)
440-840-6497
info@misson4maureen.org
mission4maureen.org
Our Mission Mission4Maureen provides financial assistance to families who are burdened by the st ...more
United Way of Westchester and Putnam
845-278-2500
info@uwwp.org
www.uwwp.org/
United Way’s mission is to advance the common good. With your help, we can create opportunities for ...more
Chronic Disease Fund, Inc.
877-968-7233
info@cdfund.org
www.cdfund.org
Chronic Disease Fund® is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization that helps pati ...more
United Way of the Dutchess and Orange Region
845-471-1900
info@uwdor.org
www.uwdor.org
United Way invests in solutions to our community's biggest challenges by partnering with all sectors ...more
Bone Marrow Foundation -Patient Aid Program
800-365-1336
TheBMF@BoneMarrow.org
www.bonemarrow.org/resources/patient_aid.html
Transplant patients and their families face enough challenges without added worries over money. Yet ...more
Columbia County Department of Social Services
518-828-9411
www.columbiacountyny.com/depts/dss/
Columbia County Department of Social Services FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS • Temporary Assis ...more
The Assistance Fund
855-845-3663
theassistancefund.org
What Patients Can Expect New to a Copay Program Here is an explanation of a copay program. ...more
Pawling Resource Center
845-855-3459
info@pawlingresourcecenter.org
www.pawlingresourcecenter.org
Pawling Resource Center Who We Are Located in the heart of Pawling at the historic John Kane H ...more
The Richard Jacob Rudy Memorial Fund
000-000-0000
RJRmemorialcarshow@hotmail.com
www.RJRmemorialfund.org
The RJR Memorial Fund was established as a not for profit organization in 2010, and then as a 501c3 ...more
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society-Westchester Division
914-949-0084
denise.raptoulis@lls.org
www.lls/wch
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Westchester/Hudson Valley Chapter is located: 1311 ...more
This Star Won't Go Out
000 000 0000
thisstarwontgoout@gmail.com
Tswgo.org
This Star Won't Go Out is a non-profit foundation serving families with children diagnosed with life ...more
Orange County Social Services
845-291-4000
www.co.orange.ny.us/content/124/1374/default.aspx
The Orange County Department of Social Services provides temporary help to eligible individuals and ...more
The Greene County Women's League Cancer Patient Aid
518-819-1249
greenecountywomensleague@gmail.com
greenecountywomensleague.com/
The Greene County Women's League is a not for profit organization dedicated to raising funds to assi ...more
Sparrows Nest Charity (Meal Assistance)
845-592-2764
sparrowsnesthv@gmail.com
www.sparrowsnestcharity.com
About Preparing and delivering homemade trays of food to the families of moms with cancer in parts ...more
The Sam Fund
866-439-9365
info@thesamfund.org
www.TheSamfund.org
Surviving and Moving Forward - The SAMFund is a unique non-profit organization created to assist you ...more
Sullivan County Social Services
845-292-0100
www.co.sullivan.ny.us/Departments/DepartmentsAM/HealthandFamilyServices/FamilyServicesPrograms/MedicalAssistancePrograms/tabid/3133/default.aspx
Family Services The Department of Family Services is one of five Departments within the Divisio ...more
Healthwell Foundation
800-282-7692
info@healthwellfoundation.org
www.healthwellfoundation.org
The HealthWell Foundation® is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 2003 that is commit ...more
Rockland County Department of Social Services
845-364-3100
rocklandgov.com/departments/social-services
Programs & Services The Rockland County Department of Social Services (DSS) offers a wide range o ...more
Kristy Lasch Miracle Foundation-Breast Cancer
412-872-4125
kristylaschmiraclefoundation@comcast.net
www.kristylasch.org
The Kristy Lasch Miracle Foundation offers financial assistance to women under 30 living with breast ...more
National Children's Cancer Society
314-241-1600
programs@thenccs.org
https://thenccs.org
The National Children's Cancer Society (NCCS) provides emotional, financial and educational support ...more
The Pink Fund- Breast Cancer Financial Assistance
877-234-7465
www.thepinkfund.org
The mission of The Pink Fund is to provide short-term financial aid to breast cancer patients in act ...more
Dutchess County Community Action Partnership
845-452-5104
info@dutchesscap.org
www.dutchesscap.org
We offer a wide range of programs and services to meet the needs of low-income residents of Dutchess ...more
Team Continuum
(646) 569-5619
info@teamcontinuum.net
www.teamcontinuum.net
APPLY FOR A PATIENT AND FAMILY ASSISTANCE GRANT Team Continuum is all about the here and now: the c ...more
Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation
845-264-2005
info@milesofhope.org
www.milesofhope.org
The Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation is a non-profit, 501-c-3 public charity established in Ma ...more
Dutchess County Dept. of Community & Family Services
845-486-3000
www.co.dutchess.ny.us/CountyGov/Departments/SocialServices/SSIndex.htm
Dept. of Community & Family Services I. Provide assistance to eligible individuals and families w ...more
The Actors Fund
800-221-7303
info@actorsfund.org
www.actorsfund.org
The Actors Fund is a nationwide human services organization that helps all professionals in performi ...more
Westchester County Department of Social Services
914-995-5000
socialservices.westchestergov.com/contact-dss
DSS District Offices The Westchester County Department of Social Services provides a variety of ...more
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
800-955-4572
infocenter@lls.org
www.lls.org
The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease ...more
 
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