Financial Assistance • Cancer Patients
The Pendleton Foundation assists Coachella Valley families who are dealing with cancers of all kinds.They provide one-time assistance to those who are undergoing cancer treatment. Financial assistance is provided in the form of gas and grocery cards that are mailed to the patient's home. Financial assistance can be provided up to $1000. No assistance is provided for co-pays or medications.
-Must have formal diagnosis of cancer from oncologist
-Must reside in and receive treatment in the following cities: Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Indio, La Quinta, Mecca, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage,Thousand Palms, or Sky Valley.
- This service is free
How to Apply
Fax your completed (or email) application to 760-699-2946. Please do not go to offices to submit application. Financial assistance can generally be provided within a week of receiving application.
Applicants are usually referred by hospital social workers, who provide the necessary paperwork, but self-referrals are also accepted. For more information, call 760-776-0880.