Resources

Our extensive collection of web-based and other resources for patients, families, and caregivers provides easy access to information on a wide variety of subjects related to pancreatic cancer.

Air Care Alliance

Air Care Alliance is an organization of charitable flying groups, whose volunteers work to transport patients with financial need or other special circumstances to facilities where they are able to receive medical attention they might otherwise have to do without.

Air Charity Network

The volunteer pilots of Air Charity Network utilize their own aircraft, fuel, and time to provide free air transportation to medical facilities for citizens who are financially distressed or otherwise unable to travel on public transportation. Available in all 50 states.

Angel Flight West

Angel Flight West (AFW) arranges flights, at no cost to passengers, covering 13 western states, when travel by land or commercial airline would be a physical or financial hardship.

Corporate Angel Network

Corporate Angel Network helps cancer patients get to necessary treatment facilities far from their homes by arranging free travel using empty seats on private or corporate jets.

Extended Stay America: Hotel Keys of Hope

Hotel Keys of Hope offers donated or deeply discounted hotel stays throughout the US to cancer patients who are traveling for treatment. Hotel Keys of Hope is a program created by Extended Stay America employees to support the American Cancer Society’s Hope Lodge program.

Healthcare Hospitality Network (HHN)

HHN is a nationwide professional association of nearly 200 nonprofit organizations that provide lodging and support services to patients, families, and their loved ones while receiving medical treatment far from their home communities.

Hope Lodge

A program from the American Cancer Society, Hope Lodge offers cancer patients and their caregivers a free place to stay when their best hope for effective treatment may be in another city. Hope Lodge provides a home-like environment where guests can retreat to private rooms or connect with others. Available in more than 30 locations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

Joe’s House

Joe’s House is a website that acts as an information clearinghouse for places to stay across the country near hospitals and treatments centers that offer a discount for traveling patients and their loved ones. The database is searchable by location and cost.

LifeLine Pilots

LifeLine Pilots facilitates free flights in private aircraft for such medical needs as ongoing medical treatments, diagnosis, and follow-up care throughout the Midwest.

Mercy Medical Angels (formerly Angel Wheels and Patient Travel Referral Program)

Removing the barrier to medical care with transportation on the ground and in the air.To ensure that no one is ever denied medical care because they don’t have transportation.

Patient Travel Referral Program

The Patient Travel Referral program, a program of Mercy Medical Angels, provides information about all forms of charitable, long-distance medically-related transportation and provides referrals to all appropriate sources of help available in the national charitable medical transportation network.