Cancer Resources: New Jersey Based Resources

A Time for Me

Caring for Women with Cancer Through Rejuvenating Retreat. Complimentary weekends 3x per year in Spring, Summer and Fall.

Ashley Lauren Foundation

ALF assists children with cancer and their families throughout their journey. Financial assistance, emotional support, material assistance, birthday parties and outings for children in the hospital and at home. Annual Holiday Party for ALF families with gifts for children. Programs include Making Dreams Come True and many others.

Beauty Foundation for Cancer Care

Helping men, women and children with any form of cancer. To inspire the courage, strength and confidence needed to beat cancer. Cash grants to help offset and ease the financial strains associated with cancer and allow patients and their families to focus on healing. Programs include Adopt a Family—The Basket Brigade (Thanksgiving); BFF — BF … Continue reading Beauty Foundation for Cancer Care

Cancer Hope Network

Free confidential, one-to-one support via telephone for cancer patients and their families. CHN matches cancer patients and/or family members with trained volunteers who have themselves undergone and/or received treatment for a similar cancer experience. Patients are screened and matched by their emotional needs as well as informational needs. Patients matched across the US, Canada and … Continue reading Cancer Hope Network

Childhood Leukemia Foundation

Dedicated to making the treatment process less difficult for the child fighting leukemia and their parents by offering programs that simplify care management and allow children to mix seamlessly into their surroundings

Christina S. Walsh Breast Cancer Foundation

It is the mission of the Foundation to provide financial assistance to comfort breast cancer patients and their families in the hopes that some of the hardships will be lessened. One-time fee $300 per patient. Need only a doctor’s note verifying you have breast cancer.

Elixir Fund

Elixir Fund’s goal is to reduce the stress associated with treatment and provide support so that patients and caregivers can take a break from cancer. Provide programs in hospitals like Movies and Music and Mini Makeovers.  “Cancer = the greatest gift in really ugly wrapping,” Kevin McQuarrie 2003. Will help find practitioners, transportation, meal services and … Continue reading Elixir Fund