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Programs that pay the hospital bills, doctor bills, laboratory expenses or other health care expenses of people who are unable to obtain necessary health care without assistance. Also included are programs that provide vouchers which enable eligible individuals to obtain medical care. Medical bill payment assistance programs may have age, income, disability, need or other eligibility requirements. (AIRS LH-5100.5000) Also see category Financial Assistance, Other

421 Gold SW, Suite 304
Albuquerque, NM 87103
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421 Gold SW, Suite 304
Albuquerque, NM 87103
Toll Free Phone: 877-772-5772
Fax: 505-346-6407
Email: albuquerque@rrb.gov
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The RRB’s primary function is to administer comprehensive retirement-survivor and unemployment-sickness benefit programs for the nation’s railroad workers and their families, under the Railroad Retirement and Railroad Unemployment Insurance Acts. As part of the retirement program, the RRB also has administrative responsibilities under the Social Security Act for certain benefit payments and railroad workers’ Medicare coverage.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
NM
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NM
Toll Free Phone: 800-633-4227
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Medicare is health insurance for individuals who are age 65 and older, as well as certain younger people with disabilities, permanent kidney failure, or Lou Gehrig’s disease. Typically Medicare covers some, but not all medical and long-term care costs. There are often co-pays and premiums required.

Medicare.gov Live Chat is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except for some federal holidays.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
NM Human Services Department
PO BOX 2348
Santa Fe, NM 87504
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NM Human Services Department
PO BOX 2348
Santa Fe, NM 87504
Toll Free Phone: 800-283-4465
Email: NM.Customers@state.nm.us
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The mission of the Income Support Division (ISD) is to relieve, minimize or eliminate poverty and to make available certain services for eligible low-income individuals and families through statewide programs of financial assistance, food assistance, employment assistance, and training services.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
625 Silver SW, Suite 190
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-248-3165
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Address:
625 Silver SW, Suite 190
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-248-3165
Email: dvrc@dvrcnm.org
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We are a Trauma Informed Agency whose main focus is to help Victims of Domestic Violence break the cycle of abuse in their lives. Each department, Advocacy, Case Management & Counseling are all here to provide resources, help, guidance and support to help victims get safe, become independent and heal. Our goal is to help a victim break the cycle of violence and heal in order to have healthy relationships in their future. DVRC, Inc. is here to Empower Victims of Domestic Violence and Engage the Community to End the Cycle of Domestic Violence through Education and Prevention. We work with multiple community organizations to help provide resources, legal help, financial resources and help in order to get a victim safe & work with them to rebuild their life after domestic violence.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
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NM
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The Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) benefit provides comprehensive and preventive health care services for children under age 21 who are enrolled in Medicaid. EPSDT is key to ensuring that children and adolescents receive appropriate preventive, dental, mental health, and developmental, and specialty services.

EPSDT pamphlet guide:
https://www.medicaid.gov/sites/default/files/2019-12/epsdt_coverage_guide.pdf

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
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NM
Phone: 505-827-3164
Email: robyn.nardone@state.nm.us
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The New Mexico Independent Consumer Support System (NMICSS) connects resources from all across the state to help Medicaid Centennial Care participants who need long-term services and supports (LTSS). The NMICSS provides information and referral tools to Centennial Care recipients, as well as their advocates and counselors, to help them choose the right Managed Care Organization.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
5301 Central Ave NE, Suite 203
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Phone: 505-660-3736
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5301 Central Ave NE, Suite 203
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Phone: 505-660-3736
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Mi Via, which means “my path”, “my way” or “my road”, is designed to assist you in managing your own services and supports to live your best life. Mi Via is about choosing self-direction over your home and community-based services, support and goods within your approved plan and budget. The Mi Via Waiver program provides an array of living supports (for adults only), community membership supports, health and wellness supports and other related supports and goods.

Services include Consultant/Support Guide Services, Personal Plan Facilitation, Community Membership Supports, Living Supports, Health and Wellness Services, Other Related Goods and Supports, and Services for Children.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
PO Box 2348
Santa Fe, NM 87504
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Address:
PO Box 2348
Santa Fe, NM 87504
Toll Free Phone: 800-283-4465
Email: NM.Customers@state.nm.us
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To transform lives. Working with our partners, we design and deliver innovative, high quality health and human services that improve the security and promote independence for New Mexicans in their communities.

The Human Services Department provides services and benefits to 1,107,169 New Mexicans through several programs including: Medicaid, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Child Support, and several Behavioral Health Services.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
1944 W. 21st St.
Clovis, NM 88101
Phone: 575-769-2243
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1944 W. 21st St.
Clovis, NM 88101
Phone: 575-769-2243
Fax: 575-762-6452
Email: info@chomecare.biz
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Elderly Service. Provides home health care, respite, short and long-term care in Curry, Chaves, Lincoln, and Quay counties.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
2410 Venetian Way SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105
Phone: 505-255-1100
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2410 Venetian Way SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105
Phone: 505-255-1100
Services Provided: Eligibility/Ages: Typically children < 85 lbs.

Services: Using Equine movement as part of Speech Therapy, aka Hippotherapy

Insurance Accepted: Molina, Presbyterian, Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Other: Spanish speaking
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
PO Box 7755
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-908-0717
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Address:
PO Box 7755
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-908-0717
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Services: Using Equine movement as part of Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy, aka Hippotherapy

Insurances Accepted: Presbyterian, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Molina, and Centennial Care/Medicaid MCOs: Presbyterian, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Molina

Other: Facility therapy dog also a treatment option

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
173 El Camino Campo
Corrales, NM 87048
Phone: 505-710-7668
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173 El Camino Campo
Corrales, NM 87048
Phone: 505-710-7668
Email: DebbieLanphere@aol.com
Services Provided:

Using Equine movement as part of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy, aka Hippotherapy

Eligibility/Ages: 3 years to adulthood; Initial screening to determine eligibility

Insurance Accepted: Presbyterian, DD Waiver, Mi Via Waiver, Private Pay, and Centennial Care/Medicaid MCO: Presbyterian

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
PO Box 28628
Santa Fe, NM 87592
Phone: 505-310-9069
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Address:
PO Box 28628
Santa Fe, NM 87592
Phone: 505-310-9069
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Me Town provides Mi Via Waiver and Medicaid Self-Directed Community Benefit services.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
1601 Randolph Rd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-204-6035
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1601 Randolph Rd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-204-6035
Fax: 505-474-2804
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Los Amigos provides Brain Injury Coordination, Mi Via Waiver, Centennial Self Directed, and Supports Waiver services.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
430 E Broadway Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Phone: 505-324-8660
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430 E Broadway Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Phone: 505-324-8660
Fax: 505-564-2585
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Excel's case management services are limited to DD waiver program participants.

We contract with the state of New Mexico to provide service coordination through the Developmental Disabilities Medicaid Waiver (DD Waiver).

Support clientele by providing education, advocating, and coordinating services through a variety of programs.

Primary Programs:
To provide case management services to individuals in San Juan County through the Developmental Disabilities Medicaid Waiver, disabled and Elderly Medicaid Waiver, and the Traumatic Brain Injury program.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
5300 Homestead Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
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5300 Homestead Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Toll Free Phone: 844-543-8996
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Western Sky Community Care is a Managed Care Organization and subsidiary of Centene Corporation (Centene). Western Sky Community Care exists to improve the health of its beneficiaries through focused, compassionate and coordinated care. Our approach is based on the core belief that quality healthcare is best delivered locally.

To contact the Ombudsman by phone or email:
844-225-6672, or ombudsman@westernskycommunitycare.com

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
9521 San Mateo Blvd, NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
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9521 San Mateo Blvd, NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
Toll Free Phone: 888-977-2333
Email: info@phs.org
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Presbyterian Centennial Care gives you the basic benefits you need, plus extra value-added benefits. It is funded in part under a contract with the State of New Mexico. The plan includes physical health, behavioral health, and long-term care services.

To contact the Ombudsman by phone or email:
505-923-5780, or ombudsman@phs.org

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
Blue Cross Community Centennial
P. O. Box 27838
Albuquerque, NM 87125
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Blue Cross Community Centennial
P. O. Box 27838
Albuquerque, NM 87125
Toll Free Phone: 866-689-1523
Services Provided:

Blue Cross Community Centennial Plan is a health insurance plan that is part of New Mexico's Medicaid program.

To contact the Ombudsman by email or phone:
888-243-1134, or nmcentennialcareombudsman@bcbsnm.com

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
5006 Copper Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Phone: 505-268-7988
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5006 Copper Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
Phone: 505-268-7988
Email: info@explorabilitiestherapy.com
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ExplorAbilities provides Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy to adults and children of all ages and Developmental Rehabilitation services,
such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech-language therapy to children birth to age 21. ExplorAbilities is a Medicare Certified
facility and is licensed by the NM Dept. of Health.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
2550 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505
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2550 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Toll Free Phone: 800-432-2080
Services Provided:

The ADRC is here to assist elders, persons with disabilities and caregivers to find services and resources to help them live well and independently.

Information & Assistance (I&A)
Long-Term Options Counseling
Benefits Counseling
Healthcare Options
Centennial Care Medicaid Waiver for Home & Community-Based Services
(Our ADRC handles registry for the state Medicaid waiver.)
Health Care Fraud Prevention
Prescription Drug Assistance (PDA)
Community Information & Educational Presentation
New Mexico Social Services Resource Directory

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
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11300 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Phone: 505-332-6700
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11300 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Phone: 505-332-6700
Fax: 505-332-6800
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Since 1957, ARCA has provided opportunities for individuals with intellectual, developmental, and cognitive disabilities to enjoy great lives. ARCA is a private not-for-profit organization opening doors for over 700 children and adults with intellectual, developmental, and cognitive disabilities to live great lives. Since 1957, our services continue in the spirit of our founding Albuquerque families. We provide customized opportunities for individuals with intellectual, developmental, and cognitive disabilities to live, work and enjoy rich recreational experiences in valued community roles.

Services include Acquired Brain Injury Services, Independent Living, Supported Living, Family Living, InterCare Living, Meaningful day Program, Supported Employment, ARCA Janitorial Services, La Paloma Greenhouse, SMART Living Program, Health Services, Health Promotion Initiatives, Foster Care, Prader-Willi Syndrome Project, and Respite.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/13/2021
530 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-0202
Phone: 712-325-0812
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Organization Name: Job's Daughters International
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Address:
530 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-0202
Phone: 712-325-0812
Email: johnhauser11@gmail.com
Eligibility:

Any child with hearing loss between the ages of newborn and twenty years, with financial need, may apply.

Services Provided:

Assists children with hearing loss to achieve improved communication. Provides financial assistance for hearing aids, enclosed caption converters for television, tactile units, FM units (into which a hearing aid is plugged for amplification), computers to assist deaf children in communicating, etc.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 7/30/2021
2800 Rock Creek Parkway
North Kansas City, MO 64117
Phone: 816-201-1569
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Address:
2800 Rock Creek Parkway
North Kansas City, MO 64117
Phone: 816-201-1569
Email: cernercharitablefoundation@cerner.com
Eligibility:

• Fall within the income guidelines found at cernercharitablefoundation.org/funding
• Child is age 18 or younger (special consideration for children ages 19–21)
• Request qualifies as a valid health care need

Services Provided:

Provides funding to individual children with health-related needs when insurance and other financial resources have been exhausted. Supports several mission-based programs designed to make a difference in the lives of individuals in our own community and around the world.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/19/2021
1 Loop Road
Onne Loop Road
West Harrison, NY 10604
Phone: 914-328-1313
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Organization Name: Corporate Angel Network
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1 Loop Road
Onne Loop Road
West Harrison, NY 10604
Phone: 914-328-1313
Toll Free Phone: 866-328-1313
Fax: 914-328-3938
Email: info@corpangelnetwork.org
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Receiving treatment from nationally recognized cancer treatment facility.

Services Provided:

Provides flights for cancer patients and bone marrow donors and recipients that are traveling to and from nationally recognized cancer treatment centers within the United States and Canada.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 6/17/2021
Albany Medical Center, MC-28
Albany Medical Center
Delmar, NY 12054
Phone: 518-262-5079
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Address:
Albany Medical Center, MC-28
Albany Medical Center
Delmar, NY 12054
Phone: 518-262-5079
Fax: 518-262-5528
Email: oleyfoundation@gmail.com
Languages Spoken: Spanish
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Provides, information and support for parenteral nutrition consumers (HPN or home IV-fed patients) to improve their health and quality of life. Also offers a national list of Donated Equipment and Supplies and virtual support groups.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 11/13/2020
174 Watercolor Way Suite 103, B343
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
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Address:
174 Watercolor Way Suite 103, B343
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Toll Free Phone: 800-543-6565
Email: info@littlestar.org
Eligibility:

Children with life-threatening diseases and life-altering conditions

Services Provided:

Provides long term care and a better quality of life for children with cancer and children in need, their families and communities, through financial assistance, education, medical support, therapeutic play and outreach care programs.

Services Include:

  • Educational Scholarships for children with cancer
  • Free Sports, Arts & Equine Therapy Programs
  • Financial support: Emergency, Basic Living, Life Enhancing & Life Saving expenses included.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/10/2021
2900 Rocky Point Drive
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: 813-281-0300
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Address:
2900 Rocky Point Drive
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: 813-281-0300
Toll Free Phone: 800-237-5055
Eligibility: A referral expedites services. May self-refer and be seen in outpatient clinic.
Services Provided: Provides assistance with Durable Medical Equipment including wheelchairs. Inpatient and outpatient services for children with neuromuscular conditions, burn injuries and other specialized health care needs. Serves children in the United States (including Puerto Rico), Canada, and Mexico. 19 locations in the US.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
9409 Ludgate Drive
Alexandria, VA 22309
Phone: 703-360-9660
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Address:
9409 Ludgate Drive
Alexandria, VA 22309
Phone: 703-360-9660
Eligibility: Children with medical-related needs that have the potential to significantly enhance either the clinical condition or the quality of life of a child.
Services Provided: Financially assists families of children with medical needs; may assist financially with funeral expenses. The Foundation may distribute, per fiscal quarter, up to $10,000 in total to selected applicants who meet the requirements of the application and funding process. Priorities for funding distribution are as follows and are in no particular order: Medical, dental, vision services; medical equipment; imminent housing needs; rehabilitation services.
Provider Profiles: Processing time for funding requests is approximately 2-3 weeks.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
5350 Poplar Ave, Suite 430
Memphis, TN 38119
Phone: 901-684-1697
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Address:
5350 Poplar Ave, Suite 430
Memphis, TN 38119
Phone: 901-684-1697
Toll Free Phone: 800-489-3863
Fax: 901-684-1128
Eligibility: Organ and tissue transplant candidates and recipients
Services Provided: Nearly $60 million to assist patients during their transplant journey, and more than 2,500 patients annually.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
55 Kenosia Avenue
PO Box 1968
Danbury, CT 06810
Phone: 203-744-0100
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Organization Name: National Organization for Rare Disorders
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Address:
55 Kenosia Avenue
PO Box 1968
Danbury, CT 06810
Phone: 203-744-0100
Toll Free Phone: 800-999-6673
Fax: 203-263-9938
Eligibility:

Persons with a rare disease and in financial need.

Services Provided:

Provides assistance programs to help patients obtain life-saving or life-sustaining medication they could not otherwise afford. Programs provide medication, financial assistance with insurance premiums and co-pays, diagnostic testing assistance, and travel assistance for clinical trials.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 6/17/2021
417 Mace Blvd. Suite J – 236
Davis, CA 95618
Phone: 415-234-9074
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Address:
417 Mace Blvd. Suite J – 236
Davis, CA 95618
Phone: 415-234-9074
Eligibility: Ages 18-adult. Referral and application process. Applications accepted June 1-Dec. 31. By referral only.
Services Provided: A nonprofit, the WLSFA is the only charity whose core focus is funding grants for weight loss and reconstructive plastic surgery after weight loss.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
5000 Cheshire Parkway North
Minneapolis, MN 55446
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Address:
5000 Cheshire Parkway North
Minneapolis, MN 55446
Toll Free Phone: 800-464-8002
Fax: 763-268-4365
Eligibility: For very young children. Eligibility requirements. Underserved Americans with no other resources.
Services Provided: Miracle-Ear® is committed to helping underserved people with hearing loss and giving them the gift of sound. Committed to excellent products, follow-up care and service.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
PO Box 1245
Smithtown, NY 11787
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Organization Name: Foundation for Sight and Sound
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Address:
PO Box 1245
Smithtown, NY 11787
Eligibility: Adults and children with limited financial resources. As a prerequisite, we ask all applicants to exhaust all other financial resources including but not limited to, available credit, family support, money market accounts, mutual funds, 401(k) plans, trust funds, annuities, and savings/checking and State sponsored programs.
Services Provided: Provides new high quality hearing aids. Each person receives: two hearing aids, custom ear molds and one year limited service. After an application fee (see Tier I and II on website) the only expenses are the cost of the hearing evaluation and batteries. These costs are not paid to HAH.
Provider Profiles: $125 application fee.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/12/2019
7777 Forest Lane, C-A94 PMB 143
Dallas, TX 75230
Phone: 972-424-7711
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Address:
7777 Forest Lane, C-A94 PMB 143
Dallas, TX 75230
Phone: 972-424-7711
Eligibility: based on financial need, children and adults with hearing loss
Services Provided:

Dedicated to giving the gifts of hearing and speech; providing medical and surgical treatment, hearing technologies, speech and hearing rehabilitation, and educational support.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/22/2020
21600 Oxnard Street, Suite 1800
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 818-340-4010
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Address:
21600 Oxnard Street, Suite 1800
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 818-340-4010
Toll Free Phone: 877-922-8863
Email: info@act-today.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish translation on website
Eligibility: Autism treatments, assessments and needed life supports
Services Provided:

Grants fund effective treatments, assessments and needed life supports. Quarterly deadlines, typically $100 - $5000 awards. See website for guidelines. In addition, ACT Today! SOS for immediate and imperative needs, and ACT Today! for Military Families

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 2/17/2021
PO BOX 850376
Braintree, MA 02185
Phone: 781-356-4300
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Address:
PO BOX 850376
Braintree, MA 02185
Phone: 781-356-4300
Email: rtmaf.info@gmail.com
Eligibility: In-hospital life saving medical treatment and surgeries, no medical insurance, no other financial resources available
Services Provided:

Dedicated to funding in-hospital life saving medical treatment and surgeries for those who do not have medical insurance, and for which no other financial resources are available.

Provider Profiles:

Application on website.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/31/2020
2025 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
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Address:
2025 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
Toll Free Phone: 877-272-7337
Services Provided: Provides assistance on a case by case basis. Financial assistance for military families. Disaster relief, life-saving blood, training and certification, volunteers, international services, nursing and health.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
Phone: 925-290-8950
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Address:
Phone: 925-290-8950
Email: info@allianceforfertilitypreservation.org
Eligibility: Cancer patients in search of fertility preservation
Services Provided:

A locator tool allows cancer patients and oncology professionals to search for fertility preservation services in their area, and to submit referrals or request appointments through a secure online system.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/11/2020
11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: 800-638-8299
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Address:
11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone: 800-638-8299
Toll Free Phone: 866-300-2900
Email: helpline@kidneyfund.org
Eligibility: Kidney patients and health care professionals.
Services Provided: Provides health information, education, financial assistance, advocacy, and resources for kidney patients and health care professionals in English and Spanish. Programs for children include the Summer Enrichment Program and the annual Calendar Kids Art Contest.

  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
  • Internet Information Resources
  • Disease/Disability Information
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 10/30/2020
6401 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21235
Phone: 800-772-1213
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Address:
6401 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21235
Phone: 800-772-1213
TDD: 800-325-0778
Languages Spoken: Interpreter's available for most all languages.
Eligibility:

Individuals 18 and older not currently receiving benefits from SS; unable to work due to a medical condition that is expected to last at least 12 months or result in death; have not been denied disability benefits in the last 60 days.

Services Provided:

Delivers Social Security services that meet the changing needs of the public with retirement, disability, Medicare, and survivors benefits.

COVID-19 Update: Due to COVID-19, clients must have a scheduled appointment to enter an office. Only the client may enter the facility unless additional arrangements have been made. Appointments are limited and for dire need situations only. Effective July 20, 2020, all clients must complete a self-assessment checklist before entry.

  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • SSI
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
  • Social Security Numbers
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 6/2/2021
Cancer Care View on Map
275 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 800-813-4673
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Address:
275 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 800-813-4673
Toll Free Phone: 800-813-4673
Fax: 212-712-8495
Email: info@cancercare.org
Services Provided:

Provides online, telephone, and in-person counseling, support groups, educational workshops, publications, financial, and co-payment assistance. All services are provided by oncology social workers and world-leading cancer experts.

COVID-19 UPDATE: All services are available via telephone and online. Please call with any questions.

  • Health/Disability Related Support Groups
  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
  • Disease/Disability Information
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
655 Beach Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: 415-561-8500
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Organization Name: American Academy of Opthamology
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Address:
655 Beach Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: 415-561-8500
Toll Free Phone: 877-887-6327
Fax: 415-561-8567
Email: pubserv@aao.org
Eligibility: Eligible for any disease diagnosed during the initial exam. US citizens and legal residents. Glaucoma risk (by age, race and family history) and have not had an eye exam in 12 months or more, uninsured.
Services Provided:

A public service program of the American Academy of Ophthalmology providing eye care through volunteer ophthalmologists (Eye M.D.) at no cost to those who qualify. A comprehensive medical eye exam is provided and care for anything diagnosed at the initial visit for up to one year at no out-of-pocket cost for the physician's services.

  • Eye Screening
  • Eye Care
Provider Profiles:

A public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 10/13/2020
2611 Internet Blvd., Ste 105
Frisco, TX 75034
Phone: 972-608-7141
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Address:
2611 Internet Blvd., Ste 105
Frisco, TX 75034
Phone: 972-608-7141
Fax: 214-570-3621
Email: info@mygooddays.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Eligibility: Patients suffering from diagnosed, covered chronic medical conditions who have limited financial means (when program is accepting enrollment) looking for assistance with FDA approved medications, and income level at or below 500% of the Federal poverty level. Lists of covered conditions available online.
Services Provided:

Helps patients suffering from chronic medical conditions who have limited financial means get access to the medications they need, pay insurance co-pays, transportation, premiums, and find the insurance coverage that's right for them.

COVID-19 UPDATE: All services are available via telephone and online. Please call with any questions.

  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
20440 Century Blvd, Ste 250
Headquarters
Germantown, MD 20874
Phone: 800-675-8416
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Address:
20440 Century Blvd, Ste 250
Headquarters
Germantown, MD 20874
Phone: 800-675-8416
Fax: 800-282-7692
Email: portal@healthwellfoundation.org
Services Provided:

Provides financial assistance to adults and children to cover the cost of prescription drug coinsurance, copayments, deductibles, health insurance premiums, and other selected out-of-pocket health care costs.

COVID-19 UPDATE Offers assistance during the pandemic. If there are available grants for those impacted by COVID-19, that information will be posted on the website. Closed Election day November 3rd, 2020

  • Incidental Medical Expense Assistance
  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
243 North Lindbergh Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63141
Phone: 314-983-4286
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Organization Name: Optometry Cares--the AOA Foundation
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Address:
243 North Lindbergh Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63141
Phone: 314-983-4286
Toll Free Phone: 888-396-3937
Fax: 314-991-4101
Email: infantsee@aoa.org
Eligibility: For infants 6 months to one year in age.
Services Provided: InfantSEE provides a one-time, no cost comprehensive eye assessment for infants 6-12 months old regardless of income or insurance coverage.

  • Eye Screening
Provider Profiles:

Services locator website.

Managed by the American Optometry Association (AOA) Foundation and The Vision Care Institute.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 12/11/2020
5740 South Eastern Avenue Ste 240
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone: 702-261-0494
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Address:
5740 South Eastern Avenue Ste 240
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Phone: 702-261-0494
Toll Free Phone: 800-359-1711
Fax: 702-261-0497
Email: info@miracleflights.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Eligibility:

Patient under the age of 18 can be accompanied by up to 2 parents or legal guardians, patient age 18 may be accompanied by 1 medically-necessary caregiver, be able to board and exit the aircraft and sit upright in seat or wheelchair, not on any life support systems, meet airline approved portable oxygen criteria, going to or from recognized treatment center, have self arranged ground transportation, self pay baggage fees, and meet income guidelines. Qualifying applicants may receive assistance as often as needed.

Services Provided:

Provides free flights to children who are in need of life-changing medical care that is not found in the local communities. Adults, families, or caregivers may accompany child.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Temporarily relaxing financial need requirements. Anyone facing any degree of financial uncertainty, please call for a personalized assessment.

  • Incidental Medical Expense Assistance
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
500 North Broadway Ste 1850
Saint Louis, MO 63102
Phone: 800-532-6459
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Address:
500 North Broadway Ste 1850
Saint Louis, MO 63102
Phone: 800-532-6459
Fax: 314-241-1996
Email: communications@thenccs.org
Eligibility:

Parents and families of children in cancer treatment. Certain guidelines apply to each program. For further details, please visit website for guidelines specific to each program.

Services Provided: The National Children's Cancer Society (NCCS) provides emotional, financial, and educational support to children with cancer and their families and survivors. NCCS provides a Family Support Program, Transportation Assistance Fund, and Emergency Assistance Fund to support families throughout the United States during their child's cancer treatment.

  • Incidental Medical Expense Assistance
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
4620 Haygood Road Ste 3
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Phone: 757-318-9174
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Address:
4620 Haygood Road Ste 3
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Phone: 757-318-9174
Toll Free Phone: 800-296-1217
Email: info@nationalpatienttravelcenter.org
Services Provided:

Provides information about all forms of charitable, long-distance medical transportation, and referrals to all appropriate resources to ensure that no financially-needy patient is denied access to distant specialized medical evaluation, diagnosis or treatment.

  • Non-Emergency Medical Transportation
  • Mercy Transportation
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/14/2021
New Eyes View on Map
549 Millburn Avenue
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Phone: 973-376-4903
Service Categories:
Address:
549 Millburn Avenue
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Phone: 973-376-4903
Email: info@new-eyes.org
Eligibility:

To be eligible for the program, applicants must: Meet the U.S. Poverty guidelines. Have had a recent eye exam. New Eyes does not pay for eye exams. Contact through the website for assistance in locating a source of free or low-cost eye exams. Have no other resources available to pay for glasses, including federal or state programs or assistance from local charitable organizations.

Services Provided: Provides vouchers for a free pair of glasses for those who meet poverty guidelines.

  • Glasses/Contact Lenses
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
Osto Group View on Map
3500 45th Street Ste 16A
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
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Address:
3500 45th Street Ste 16A
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Toll Free Phone: 877-678-6690
Email: bhymans@ostogroup.org
Eligibility: Uninsured ostomy patients.
Services Provided: Providing ostomy supplies to the uninsured for the cost of shipping and handling. Osto Group is a not-for-profit organization that receives donations of unused ostomy products from all over the country and serves ostomates from all around the country.
Provider Profiles: Osto Group is an affiliate of Wholeness House, a not-for-profit organization that provides outreach to people, who have encountered the storms of life, and a residence to women of all ages, who need a place of refuge.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
3104 E Boundary Ct
Midlothian, VA 23112
Phone: 800-366-7741
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Address:
3104 E Boundary Ct
Midlothian, VA 23112
Phone: 800-366-7741
Toll Free Phone: 800-366-7741
Fax: 804-744-9388
Email: psiops@uneedpsi.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish, other language interpreters available
Eligibility:

Financial assistance for insured and uninsured patients with chronic illnesses.

Services Provided:

Provides online disease and treatment information as well as financial assistance for patients with chronic illnesses who are struggling to keep up with expensive premiums and co-payments. Financial support and guidance available for qualified patients with specific, rare chronic diseases.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Following all CDC and State guidelines.

  • Specialized Information and Referral
  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
Provider Profiles:

Online resources

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
9700 Health Care Lane
MN017-W400
Minnetonka, MN 55343
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Address:
9700 Health Care Lane
MN017-W400
Minnetonka, MN 55343
Toll Free Phone: 855-698-4223
Email: customerservice@uhccf.org
Eligibility: Parents of children receiving serious and financially-challenging health care treatment. Children must be 16 or younger at the time of application, have a Social Security Number issued by the Social Security Administration (TIN numbers are not accepted), must be covered by commercial/private insurance, and under license medical professional. Family must not exceed maximum eligible family income as documented on IRS Tax Form 1040.
Services Provided:

Provides medical grants to help children gain access to health-related services not covered, or not fully covered, by their parents' commercial health insurance plan. Children must be 16 years old or younger while meeting other grant requirements.

  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
Provider Profiles:

See additional criteria and exclusions on website.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/2/2021
805 15th Street, NW Ste 500
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 866-316-7263
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Address:
805 15th Street, NW Ste 500
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 866-316-7263
Fax: 866-316-7261
Email: contact@panfoundation.org
Eligibility:

Patient must be receiving treatment for the disease named in program which they are applying, patient's medication/product must be listed on PANS covered medications, patient must fall at or below 400/500% of Federal Poverty Level (depending on funding guidelines), patient must reside and receive treatment in the US or US territories; US citizenship is not required.

Services Provided:

Offers help and hope to people with chronic or life-threatening illnesses for whom cost limits access, to breakthrough medical treatments.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Following all CDC and State guidelines.

  • Medical Care Expense Assistance
Provider Profiles:

Call or visit website.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/3/2021
401 Hackensack Avenue, 9th Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Phone: 201-250-8440
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Address:
401 Hackensack Avenue, 9th Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Phone: 201-250-8440
Toll Free Phone: 800-714-5437
Fax: 201-250-8435
Email: info@parentprojectmd.org
Services Provided: Information about Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy for families, including responding to a new diagnosis, finding care, and genetic testing. PPMD’s Decode Duchenne genetic testing program provides free genetic testing and counseling to people in the Duchenne or Becker muscular dystrophy community who otherwise could not afford genetic testing.

Runs Certified Duchenne Care Center Program, which supports standardized comprehensive care for people with Duchenne. Also promotes research and organizes advocacy initiatives.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 5/9/2019
4601 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 260
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 323-954-0820
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Address:
4601 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 260
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 323-954-0820
Email: info@usvariety.org
Eligibility: US and worldwide, varies by location, income-based
Services Provided: A grant program for equipment and services for mobility, independence and social inclusion; communication equipment and services, education, self-esteem for children and children's organizations; life-saving medical equipment, healthcare and well-being for individual children and children's health organizations. Programs: Freedom, Life-Saving, Future
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/12/2019
4700 Millenia Blvd., Suite 410
Orlando, FL 32839
Phone: 855-845-3663
Service Categories:
Organization Name: TAF Cares
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Address:
4700 Millenia Blvd., Suite 410
Orlando, FL 32839
Phone: 855-845-3663
Eligibility: Eligibility variable, based on household size, annual income, insurance coverage and US residency.
Services Provided: Direct financial assistance for co-pays, health care expenses and insurance premium and incidentals for medical treatment. More than 60 funds, each of which covers the FDA-approved medications that treat a specific disease, covering a wide range of serious and chronic diseases.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/12/2019
3333 Quality Drive
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Phone: 888-290-4964
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Address:
3333 Quality Drive
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Phone: 888-290-4964
Email: lisa.lanterman@vsp.com
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Services Provided: Operating through a network of community partners, provides gift certificates to children in need to receive no-cost eye care and glasses from a local doctor.

  • Eye Screening
  • Glasses/Contact Lenses
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/2/2021
3641 Faculty Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA 23453
Phone: 1-757-321-7645
Service Categories:
Address:
3641 Faculty Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA 23453
Phone: 1-757-321-7645
Toll Free Phone: 1-888-677-6453
Eligibility:

Letter of refusal by Medicare or Insurance, complete Operation Smile's application, and interview to determine if they are willing to operate for that condition.

Services Provided:

Provides every aspect of cleft care that is needed at no cost to families.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/27/2021