To qualify for assistance the following criteria applies:
Once qualified, gift cards to Hannaford Supermarkets to purchase nutritious food and/or fuel cards to Stewart’s Shops to help cover the cost of transportation to treatment are provided. $500 per calendar year is available to each patient.
Please contact Bernadette Rexford at the Benedictine Health Foundation at (845) 481-1303 to receive an application or download the application here:
When a patient’s health insurance does not cover a required cancer treatment product, the Oncology Support Program at HealthAlliance may be able to provide for prosthesis, lymph edema sleeves, wigs, turbans, surgical bras, or compression stockings. Please contact them at (845) 339-2071.
Bike for Cancer Care, held each September in Ulster County, is the main fund raising event to support the Rosemary D. Gruner Memorial Cancer Fund. The event features a 12-, 25- and 50-mile ride for cyclists of all skill levels, a 5K Walk/Run throughout historic uptown Kingston, and a Kids Fun Run inside Dietz Stadium. A great day for the entire family!
Visit www.bikeforcancer.org to Register, Volunteer or Donate.