Frequently Asked Questions

A loved one or myself has been diagnosed with cancer, how can CancerLINC help?

The time immediately following a cancer diagnosis can be frightening, difficult, and overwhelming, but help is available to you and your family.  CancerLINC can help ease the burden of cancer by connecting you to its network of professional resources such as attorneys and financial planners.


With CancerLINC's help, you and your family are given guidance, direction, and peace of mind so that you can focus on your treatment and recovery.  You don’t have to face cancer alone.  Call us for help today at (804)-562-0371, ext. 103.


Who is eligible for CancerLINC’s services?

Cancer patients and their immediate families in the Greater Richmond Area. This includes the City of Richmond, Petersburg, Hopewell, Colonial Heights, and the 13 surrounding counties of Amelia, Caroline, Charles City, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, King William, New Kent, Powhatan, Prince George, and Sussex. 


Is there a fee for CancerLINC’s services?

There is no fee for CancerLINC's counseling and referral services. 


Will my CancerLINC attorney or financial planner charge a fee?

CancerLINC’s volunteer attorneys and financial planners do not charge a fee as long as you meet our income qualifications.  

Does CancerLINC provide financial assistance to clients?

No, CancerLINC does not provide financial assistance in the form of grants.  However, CancerLINC can provide eligible individuals with information about resources that do provide financial assistance.