We are open! Assisting our patients is of the highest priority. During the evolving impact of COVID-19 we will be able continue to deliver service to those in need.
The current situation has affected the program wait times in all areas, including wait times on the phones, claims and application processing.
The portals are always open, and you can continue to use your virtual pharmacy card without a delay.
We are diligently working on assisting patients as quick as we can.
Thank you for your understanding and patience during this time.
This page contains information about the following topics:
- Available Funding
- Eligibility Requirements
- How to Apply
- Download an Application (PDF)
- We Want to Hear How This Program Has Helped You!
- Contact Information
To access this page in Spanish, click here.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Patient Aid Program provides financial assistance to blood cancer patients. Eligible patients will receive a one-time $100 stipend to help offset expenses. There are no income criteria to qualify for this program.
**As a non-profit organization, we rely on the generosity of our sponsors. Program continuation is dependent on the availability of funds and the program could be modified or discontinued at any time if funding is limited or no longer available.**
To be eligible for the Patient Aid Program, the patient must:
- Be a United States citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico
- Have a blood cancer diagnosis
- Be in active treatment, scheduled to begin treatment, or being monitored by their doctor
- There are no income criteria to qualify for this program.
LLS offers patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers several easy ways to apply:
- By Phone: (877) 557-2672
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
- Online: Online portal
24/7, Available in English only
- By Fax or Postal Mail: Download Application
Required Information for Application:
- The patient’s Social Security Number and date of birth
- If patient is a minor (under the age of 18), patient AND guardian’s Social Security Numbers and date of birth are required.
- The patient’s blood cancer diagnosis
This information will not be shared and is for verification purposes only.
To Create an Online Portal Account:
If this is your first time visiting the LLS Financial Assistance Portal, you will need to register before you can start the online application. To create a portal account you will need the following:
- A valid email address
- Provider’s email address
- Provider/Facility’s tax ID*
- Provider/Facility’s National Provider Identifier (NPI)*
*Providers without a tax ID or NPI should use that of the primary facility/provider.
Once you submit your portal registration, you'll receive an email (typically within five minutes) directing you to a website to create your password. You can then begin entering your application information.
For portal technical support: Please call us at 866-446-7377 or e-mail FinancialAssistance@lls.org.
We would love to hear how the financial assistance provided by LLS has helped you. Patient stories help us illustrate the impact and importance of this program in the lives of blood cancer patients.
To submit a story by mail, please send to:
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Patient Financial Assistance Programs
3 International Drive, Suite 200, Rye Brook, NY 10573
Thank you for sharing!
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Patient Aid Program
P.O. Box 12268
Newport News, VA 23612
Toll Free Phone: (877) 557-2672
Fax: (866) 808-3793
Live Chat is not available for the Patient Aid Program.