The Israel Cancer Association (ICA) provides initial assistance to patients undergoing active oncological treatment who are in financial distress.
- The assistance is given once and is provided until the patient can receive assistance from institutional and community welfare.
Target audience and prerequisites
- Cancer patients undergoing active treatment (such as chemotherapy) in an oncology clinic.
- Assistance is given based on financial and medical criteria.
How to receive this service
- The patient should contact the social work staff in the oncology department in the hospital/clinic in which he/she is being treated.