Am I Eligible for Assistance

Whether you’re insured or not, navigating the healthcare system can be challenging and confusing.

If you have been diagnosed with or are at high risk for developing breast cancer, meet our financial eligibility guidelines (please see chart below), and receive treatment in Missouri or Southern Illinois, Gateway to Hope may be able to help with:

  • Payment of insurance premiums during breast cancer treatment (Insurance Premium Program)
  • Financial assistance with basic living expenses during breast cancer treatment (Thelma’s Gift Fund)
  • Assistance with compression garments as a result of lymphedema (Thelma’s Gift Fund)


If you would like to apply, please complete the Gateway to Hope 2019 Application and return with supporting documentation as outlined in the application checklist.

MAIL, FAX, OR EMAIL YOUR COMPLETED APPLICATION and all required documents to:

Gateway to Hope
425 N. New Ballas Rd, Suite 220
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Fax: 314-432-3303

Contact us at 314-569-1113 with any questions about assistance and eligibility