Financial Services

Emergency Financial Assistance (EFA)

and Financial Cancer Care (FCC)

 

How do I apply?

Step 1: Please read the eligibility information and program descriptions before you apply.

Step 2: Click on Apply Online OR download the Financial Assistance Application to fill it out by hand.

You can mail it or deliver it to the Angel Foundation™ office:

1155 Centre Pointe Drive, Suite 7 Mendota Heights, MN 55120.

Step 3: Click on the Medical Information Form and follow the instructions to complete.

Step 4: Review the “How Can I Use My Grant?” section.

If you have any questions about our program or would like a paper application mailed to you, please contact our office.

GENERAL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Below are the general requirements applicable to both of our Financial Services offerings:

  • Over 18 years of age.
  • Cancer diagnosis.
  • In active treatment (bone marrow transplant, chemotherapy, clinical trials, hormone therapy, hospice, immunotherapy, palliative care, radiation, or surgery with a recovery time in excess of four weeks.)
  • Meet the financial guidelines set by Angel Foundation™.
  • Living in or treated in the eleven-county metro area of Minnesota (Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, Washington, or Wright Counties).

 

 

EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE (EFA)

We provide emergency financial assistance for non-medical expenses, so you can focus on your treatment, self-care, and healing.

Who is eligible to receive financial assistance from Angel Foundation™?

  • General eligibility requirements listed above
  • Those who have never received a general financial assistance grant (eligible once per lifetime)

 

 

 

FINANCIAL CANCER CARE (FCC)

Financial Cancer Care is designed to help patients impacted by cancer manage finances through virtual workshops and one-on-one planning with a Social Worker and a Pro Bono Certified Financial Planner™.

 

 

Who is eligible for Angel Foundation’s™ Financial Cancer Care program?

For patients or family members to register for the FCC workshop:

  • Patient is 18 years of age or older
  • Patient is living or receiving cancer treatment in the 11 county metro area OR an Essentia Health clinic in Minnesota
  • Patient has received treatment for cancer within the last two years
To meet one-on-one with a CFP:

  • Patient meets all FCC Workshop criteria
  • Patient is financially independent
  • Patient is not currently working with a Financial Planner

 

 

 

One joint application is available for Emergency Financial Assistance, Financial Cancer Care, and our Adult & Family Programs programs.

  • If you have any questions about our programs or would like a paper application mailed to you, please contact our office.
  • Find out more about our Adult & Family Programs as well as additional resources for school-aged children here.

Apply Online

or

Download the Application

This form is to be completed by a member of the oncology treatment team such as a social worker, nurse, navigator or doctor and returned to Angel Foundation™ by email at grants@mnangel.org or by fax to (612) 338-3018. If you need assistance with the Medical Information Form or have questions, please contact Angel Foundation™.

Download Medical Information Form

What CAN I pay using the financial assistance I receive?

Angel Foundation