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CancerCare

Address

275 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001

(800) 813-4673

www.cancercare.org

AKA:

Cancer Care Inc.

Description:

Offers free counseling, support groups and financial assistance to help people cope with and manage the emotional, practical and financial challenges of cancer.

Hours:

Monday to Thursday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Intake Process:

(1) Call 800-813-HOPE or visit the website for more information.
(2) Eligibility guidelines and required documentation will change based on services.
(3) Telephone interviews or intakes may be required for certain services.
(4) Refer to service details below for specifics including Eligibility and Intake Process.

Program Fees:

No Fees

Eligibility:

Individuals affected by cancer

Handicap Accessible?

No

Is Shelter?

No

Date of Official Change:

September 9, 2021

Geographies Served

  • Serves All Areas

Address Listings

Mailing (Primary)

275 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001

Contacts

General Email

Phone Numbers

Main

(800) 813-4673

Hopeline

(800) 813-HOPE

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Description

Individual and group counseling from professional oncology social workers.

Hours

(1) Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (2) Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Eligibility

Available to cancer patients, their caregivers, anyone experiencing grief from cancer-related loss, or children 5 years of age and over.

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

Call 800-813-HOPE or visit the website for more information.

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

    Serves all areas

Telephone Numbers

Number:
800-813-HOPE
Type:
Voice/Toll-Free
Name:
Hopeline
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (RP-1400.8000-300) and related services within the Service Tree.

Description

Online support groups via through password-protected message board format, led by professional oncology social workers. Groups are held for 15 weeks.

Hours

(1) Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (2) Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Eligibility

Persons living in the United States, Puerto Rico and/or any of the U.S. Territories.

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

(1) Call 800-813-HOPE or register on the website (2) Telephone interviews or intakes may be required.

Languages

Spanish

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

    Serves all areas

Telephone Numbers

Number:
800-813-HOPE
Type:
Voice/Toll-Free
Name:
Hopeline
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PN-8100.3000) and related services within the Service Tree.

Description

Help with cancer treatment-related costs.

Hours

(1) Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (2) Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Required Documents

(1) Proof of income: first 2 pages of signed income tax return (blacken out social security number for security), OR (2) Copy of most recent pay stub, unemployment check, SSI, SSD or public assistance benefit notification, OR (3) Letter of support from friend or family member in the absence of tax return or any other proof of income

Eligibility

(1) Persons who have a diagnosis of cancer confirmed by an oncology health care provider (2) Being actively treated for cancer (3) Live in the United States (4) Income/Federal Poverty Limits apply

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

(1) Call 800-813-HOPE to speak with a social worker and complete an initial interview (2) Those who are approved as eligible based on the initial interview will be mailed/emailed an application and required documentation will be requested (3) Application must be completed and submitted following the instructions on the website.

Languages

Spanish

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

    Serves all areas

Telephone Numbers

Number:
800-813-HOPE
Type:
Voice/Toll-Free
Name:
Hopeline
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (LH-5100) and related services within the Service Tree.

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