New! Financial Assistance for Patients Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic
During these uncertain times, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is here for you. We recognize the unique concerns of blood cancer patients and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic, and we are amplifying our efforts to provide you with information and support.
LLS has established the LLS COVID-19 Patient Financial Aid Program to help eligible blood cancer patients experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic. See below for eligibility requirements and instructions on how to apply.
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LLS COVID-19 Patient Financial Aid Program – provides $250 to eligible blood cancer patients experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic. This will help patients offset non-medical expenses including rent, mortgage, utilities and food.
Patients do not need to have a COVID-19 diagnosis to apply. Patients who have already received assistance from the Patient Aid Program other LLS Patient Financial Assistance Programs can apply.
**As a non-profit organization, we rely on the generosity of our sponsors. Program continuation is dependent on the availability of funds and the program could be modified or discontinued at any time if funding is limited or no longer available.**
LLS offers patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers several easy ways to apply:
**If you applied on the portal and are concerned about the status of your application: Please log back onto the portal to check the status of your application. It will appear on the initial landing page on the portal.**
Required Information for Application:
- The patient’s Social Security Number and date of birth
- If patient is a minor (under the age of 18), patient AND guardian’s Social Security Numbers and date of birth are required.
- The patient’s blood cancer diagnosis
- Physician’s information (first and last name, and location)
This information will not be shared and is for verification purposes only.
To Create an Online Portal Account:
If this is your first time visiting the LLS Financial Assistance Portal, you will need to register before you can start the online application. To create a portal account you will need the following:
Once you submit your portal registration, you’ll receive an email (typically within five minutes) directing you to a website to create your password. You can then begin entering your application information.
For portal technical support: Please call us at 866-446-7377 or e-mail FinancialAssistance@lls.org.