|Families with children battling brain tumors encounter many obstacles. Financial issues can play a big role in the stress for these families. Fortunately, there are some wonderful organizations that can help. Whether you are looking for help finding complimentary housing while your child is being treated at a facility far from your home, assistance with flight costs to a treatment program, or just general financial assistance due to the burden of medical costs and lost income due to your child’s illness, there is hope.|
The mission of The Matthew Larson Foundation is to raise awareness and funds necessary to overcome pediatric brain tumors and to help affected children and families. Their IronMatt Family Assistance Program provides direct financial assistance to families regardless of their socio-economic status, the type of brain tumor (malignant or not), or the progress of the disease. .
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