Cancer Support Community
The NLMSF continues to bridge collaborative partnerships – and having done so with the Cancer Support Community for the LMS / SARCOMA Dedicated Help Line (888 264-4760) this alliance has been rewarding.The Cancer Support Community has a new support initiative for patients and their families.CSC is very pleased to inform you that we recently expanded the criteria for the CSC Airbnb Program.
To determine if a patient or caregiver qualifies for assistance, see the chart below:
You are a Patient: You are a Caregiver: ð You must be traveling for cancer treatment ð You are traveling to care for someone with cancer ð Treatment must be at least 50 miles, one-way, from your home ð You live at least 50 miles, one-way, from the patient’s treatment center ð You meet the income guidelines below ð You meet the income guidelines below ð Verification of treatment form must be filled out by a clinician ð Verification of treatment form must be filled out by a clinician from patient’s treatment teamEligible applicants must meet specific annual income guidelines. Annual income cannot exceed levels below:
Household Size Maximum Gross Family Income 1 $48,560 or less 2 $65,840 3 $83,120 4 or more $103,900This is important support for patients and caregivers for this service to be offered. The CSC’s Helpline dedicated Airbnb Housing toll free number, 877.793.0498.