Criteria for Consideration of Individual Financial Assistance

  • You must be under active treatment for head and neck cancer or been treated for head and neck cancer by an established oncologist.
  • There is no current insurance coverage for requested expenses.
  • You must meet income qualifications (for income guidelines, see our Individual Application.)
  • You must complete and submit the HNC Living Foundation Individual Application.

Not Covered:

  • Expenses not related to head and neck cancer treatment or recovery
  • Expenses that can be paid for through other community resources (e.g., emergency assistance funds for rent or utilities, food pantries)
  • Expenses that are covered by private insurance, Medicare or Medicaid
  • Debt reduction
  • Home modifications

Review of Applications and Payment of Grants:

  • Applications will be reviewed and financial aid determined within 30 days of receipt of completed application.
  • Payment will be made directly to service providers or vendors for future services. No cash payments will go directly to individuals.

Apply for Individual Financial Assistance