Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services is a .gov website with resources for those looking to begin or manage Medicare or Medicaid plans. Linked here is a great summary of PDFs, videos and separate webpages they offer, in many different languages.
Medicare.gov lists a wide swath of resources for populations based on age, disability and immigrant status in over 2 dozen languages.
Cancer and Careers
As the number of cancer survivors in the U.S. continues to grow, there is an increasing need for resources and support to help them get back to everyday life and work after diagnosis and treatment. Cancer and Careers helps more than 500,000 people each year — online, in print and…
Rare Disease Resource Guide For Caregivers
2021 rare disease resource guide for caregivers published by Global Genes. It’s brimming with advice and resources for caregivers of patients with rare diseases.
US Veteran Affairs
The following has been compiled by the experience of long-time Histio Community advocates to help you navigate the care you may need and resources you may be eligible to receive. “Disability Compensation is a tax-free monetary benefit paid to Veterans with disabilities that are the result of a disease or…
USA Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)
The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) is a federal law that sets minimum standards for most voluntarily established retirement and health plans in private industry to provide protection for individuals in these plans. ERISA also applies to private long-term and short-term disability insurance coverage provided by the…
CHANCE Association (Children Against Cancer)
CHANCE Association mission is to help Lebanese children with cancer, histiocytic and blood disorders to receive the necessary treatment and help cover expenses related to their treatment when families don’t have the financial means to do so.
Virginia Garcia Memorial Fund
Focuses on the needs of migrant farmworkers, both through the health center and outreach programs into the migrant camps.
United Healthcare Children’s Foundation
The Children’s Foundation provides financial assistance toward the family’s share of the cost of medical services.
Be The Match Jason Carter Clinical Trials Search and Support
Be The Match Jason Carter Clinical Trials Search and Support helps people with blood cancers and blood disorders, including HLH, LCH and malignant histiocytosis, find and join clinical trials. They offer free one-on-one support with a clinical trial navigator, an online clinical trial search tool, educational resources, and a grant…