Please email , if you would like to add any additional resources!
-Divine Beauty Bar
accepts insurance, VA Benefits and CareCredit for Cranial Prosthetics and Breast Prosthetics. Our sister company, www.thecolorbay.com, provides services that may also be covered by CareCredit such as, Microblading Eyebrows, Scar Camouflage and Areola Restoration. Certain types of Permanent Makeup is considered Paramedical due to people losing all of their facial hair or women requiring an areola after having a Masectomy, for example. Email if you think you qualify for Medical Permanent Makeup, Cranial and/or Breast Prosthesis.
-American Breast Care
Are you the next Face of Inspiration? Share your Breast Cancer Survivor story at www.americanbreastcare/faceofinspiration. Contest winner will receive ABC's Inspiration Through Education Experience, complete with a visit to ABC's headquarters in Marietta, GA, an opportunity to be featured in ABC print & digital marketing materials and a platform to share their breast cancer journey with fellow survivors. All expense paid to Georgia with complimentary makeover for breast cancer survivor winner.
-Girls Love Mail
This company provides handwritten letters to women with Breast Cancer or you can volunteer to write letters to others.
Organize meals for a friend after a birth, surgery or illness
-Look Good Feel Better
Individuals going chemo can speak with thei hospital about the Look Good Feel Better program. This program teaches individuals how to wear head wraps/turban, skin care, nail care, and provides information regarding wigs and makeup.
-Cleaning For A Reason
Cleaning For A Reason is a nonprofit organization that serves all the United States and Canada. Our mission is to give the gift of free house cleaning to women undergoing treatment for any type of cancer. Our goal is to let these brave and strong women focus on their health and treatment while we focus on, and take away the worry and work of, cleaning their homes– free of charge.
-American Cancer Society: Road to Recovery
Get a ride to cancer treatment 1 (800)227-2345
-Applying for a grant to cover a Hair Prosthesis
If your insurance will not cover your hair system, we have payment plans for you! However, you could try to contact your state or county agencies. The County Department of Social Services offers medical assistance in most states for individuals who meet certain income guidelines. Divine Hair Co. will provide you with different payment options to get your needs met. We are more concerned with you regaining your self-confidence and feeling like your self again!
-Applying for a Grant or Voucher to cover your Full Cranial Prosthesis!
American Cancer Society has a program available to those who qualify to assist you in purchasing a cranial hair prosthesis. If your insurance does not cover the full cost of your cranial hair prosthesis or only covers partial cost of your unit, you may quality for an allotment through the American Cancer Society. The American Cancer Society will issue you a voucher up to $75 to help cover the cost of your cranial hair prosthesis. However, you must meet certain financial guidelines.
You must apply for this voucher before you purchase a hair system. It will not be awarded for pre-made purchases. To inquire about getting financial assistance for your cranial hair prosthesis purchase, you can contact the American Cancer Society below:
-American Cancer Society
-The National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF)
NAAF has established the Ascot Fund. This special pre-purchase program provides financial assistance toward the purchase of a hairpiece to individuals who have alopecia areata and are struggling financially. Many of our clients have received $500 towards their unit. To find out if you qualify, please contact them at:
National Alopecia Areata Foundation
14 Mitchell Blvd. San Rafael, CA 94903
PO Box 150760
San Rafael, CA 94915-0760
Phone: 415-472-3780 Fax: 415-472-5343
Web site: http://www.naaf.org/