Access to Cancer Treatment

The Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center recognizes the challenges people living in Hancock and Washington Counties face getting to their cancer treatments. People face travel distances as far as 225 miles round trip to get to radiation treatments.

The Beth Wright Center through financial assistance grants, coordinating volunteer driving programs, and taking advantage of public transportation options eases the challenges cancer patients in Hancock and Washington Counties face getting to their cancer treatments.

 

 

 

Organization: 
Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
Grant Amount Given: 
$15,000
Year Issued: 
2016
Grant Category: 
Transportation
Types of Cancer: 
All

Maine Cancer Foundation Grants to this Organization:

Year Program Amount Category Organization
2016 Access to Cancer Treatment $15,000 Transportation Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2015 Access To Cancer Treatment $7,000 Transportation Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2013 Evaluation of Financial Assistance Program $9,800 Support Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2011 Funding for Program Coordinator Position $10,000 Support Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2010 Housing Assistance for Cancer Patients in Hancock and Washington Counties $5,520 Support Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2008 Committee To Tackle Cancer Issues in Washington County $2,500 Support Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2006 Support Grant $2,200 Support Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2005 Support Grant $1,500 Support Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
2005 Real Life Science: Conversations on Cancer Research and Coping with Scientists from Jackson Lab $700 Education Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center