Ovarian Cancer Information and Resources

Fund Status and Eligibility

Fully Allocated - Effective 10/23/2018, we are unable to process applications that are pending or accept new or renewal applications at this time. Should additional funding for Ovarian Cancer Fund applicants become available in the future, it will be necessary to re-apply if assistance is still needed.

Maximum Award Level: $4,500 Per Year

Eligibility Criteria

  • Patient must be insured and insurance must cover the medication for which patient seeks assistance.
  • Patient must have a confirmed diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer.
  • Patient must reside and receive treatment in the United States.
  • Patient's income must fall below 400% of the Federal Poverty Guideline (FPG) with consideration of the Cost of Living Index (COLI) and the number in the household.

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Information About the Disease

Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the ovaries, and often goes undetected until it has spread to the lining of the abdomen and pelvis (lining of the peritoneum), the omentum (a layer of connective tissue that drapes the abdominal cavity) and organs in the pelvis. As it becomes more advanced it may spread to the lungs or liver.

 

Ovarian Cancer Resources and Programs

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC)

Phone: 888-OVARIAN (888-682-7426) - http://www.ovarian.org/

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF)

Phone: 212-268-1002 & 866-399-6262 - http://www.ocrf.org/

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA)

Phone: (866) 399-6262 - http://www.ovariancancer.org/

 

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