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Many airlines offer bereavement fares to those traveling for funerals. Passengers must purchase tickets at regular fare, and then will receive a partial reimbursement upon verification of death, i.e.,...

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No Wooden Nickels

888-842-2654 / Website

Provides assistance to cancer patients for transportation assistance to and from treatment and parking costs.

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Northwest Airlines

800-328-1111 Website

Offers reduced airfares for patients being treated at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and Phoenix, AZ; St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.

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Air Care Alliance

888-260-9707 / Website

Provides referrals to charitable, long-distance, or air medical transport options.

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Operation Lift Off

314-298-9770 / Website

Provides air transportation to medical care and treatment centers for children with a life-threatening illness.

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American Airlines Miles for Kids in Need

817-963-8118 / Website

Provides transportation for seriously ill children up to the age of 18 in need of conventional medical treatment. Patient must be recommended by a social worker.

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Rise Above It

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RAI is focused on providing financial assistance to young adult patients battling cancer. Patients need to have been diagnosed between the ages of 18 and 39 and must be...

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Amtrak

800-USA-RAIL / Website

Travelers with impaired mobility are allowed a 15 percent discount on round trip travel with appropriate documentation. Travelers must book via telephone or ticket counter to receive the discount.

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Road to Recovery

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The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery program provides transportation to and from treatment for people with cancer who do not have a ride or are unable to drive...

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Angel Wheels to Healing

800-768-0238 / Website

Angel Wheels to Healing utilizes the following resources for assisting patients: Gas cards to help off-set fuel cost for patients, commercial ground transportation (AMTRAK, Greyhound, Trailways, etc.) and volunteer...

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