Helps patients build websites to stay connected with friends and family.
Cleaning for a Reason
Free maid services for women with cancer.
Phone: (877) 337-3348
In Home Supportive Services
Assistance with meal preparation, house cleaning, laundry, grocery shopping and personal care for seniors and disabled individuals with Medi-Cal. Contact your social worker for a referral.
Institute on Aging
Offers a variety of programs and care-giving referrals for seniors.
Family Caregiver Alliance
Fact sheets, workshops, care referrals and support group for those caring for someone over 60 in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco or San Mateo County.
Phone: (415) 434-3388
Lotsa Helping Hands
Free web-based community for organizing care assistance from friends and family.
The National Alliance for Caregiving
Offers information about care giving.
Phone: (301) 718-8444
National Family Caregivers Association
Information and referrals for care-givers.
Phone: (800) 896-3650
Phone: (866) 965-7205
Resolve: The National Infertility Association
Phone: (703) 556-7172
Meals on Wheels
Home-delivered meals for seniors. Not recommended within six months of transplant.
Phone: (800) 677-1116
Project Open Hand
Home-delivered meals for home-bound, critically ill individuals. Not recommended within six months of transplant.
Phone: (800) 551-6325
UCSF Nutrition Counseling and Workshops
Free dietary consultation, classes and workshops.
Appointments: (415) 353-2421
Air Compassion America
Air ambulance and medical assistance.
Phone: (866) 270-9198
Angel Flight West
Free flights from volunteer pilots.
Corporate Angel Network
Free flights for cancer patients in corporate jets.
Phone: (866) 328-1313
National Patient Transport Helpline
Travel for ambulatory patients.
Phone: (800) 296-1217
Paratransit: Transportation services for elderly and disabled individuals who cannot use public transit.
Reviewed by health care specialists at UCSF Medical Center.
This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to replace the advice of your doctor or health care provider. We encourage you to discuss with your doctor any questions or concerns you may have.
Hematology and Blood and Marrow Transplant
400 Parnassus Ave.,
San Francisco, CA 94143
Existing Patients: (415) 353-2421
New Patients: (415) 353-2051