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American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Program
The American Cancer Society's Road to Recovery program provides free transportation to cancer patients for medical or treatment appointments related to their diagnosis. Cancer care includes: treatment, tests, medical procedures, follow-up appointments, etc.
Patients must be able to get in and out of a car under their own power, and be able to walk unassisted to and from the vehicle, their residence, and the treatment facility. Those using walkers, canes, crutches, light-weight wheelchairs or oxygen tanks are eligible for service, however if they need assistance walking or handling any of this equipment, they're required to be accompanied by another person who can provide assistance. Patients under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a legally responsible adult such as a parent.