Martha's Vineyard Cancer Support Group

Provides temporary and emergency financial aid for Island cancer

patients and their families.  Call 508-627-7958 


The Health Well Foundation

Provides grants and will give reimbursements.  800 - 675 - 8416


The Patient Advocate Foundation

Provides state by state financial resources, case management, financial assistance and insurance assistance.  800 - 532 - 5274


Cancer Care

Provides resource guide for local and national cancer services. Brief interview with a social worker to see if you qualify. 800 - 813 - 4673


The Chronic Disease Fund 




Patient Assistance Program (PAP'S)

Provides assistance with pharmaceuticals. 888-477-2669

Cancer Survivors Website

Provides a resource list on financial assistance.


Mussela Foundation

A research foundation for specific types of primary malignant brain tumors. Offers co-payment assistance for some medications.


Vineyard Health Care Access

Assists residents of Martha's Vineyard to obtain affordable, quality health care and assists with food stamp applications. 508-696-0020