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Emergency Assistance Funds

A service of the Coalition for Hemophilia B

BCares the Coalition for Hemophilia B’s emergency assistance fund provides urgent help to individuals or families affected by hemophilia B when faced with specific critical needs. These crisis situations may include housing, transportation, and utility bills.  BCares cannot cover any medical expenses including medical bills, dental bills, insurance premiums, co-payments, deductibles, and medications including clotting factor.

Eligibility

Applicants for assistance must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Individuals must have a diagnosis of hemophilia B and/or be immediate family members in the same home.
  • The person with the diagnosis must be under the care of a hemophilia treatment center or other appropriate medical care provider.
  • The applicant is currently experiencing or recently experienced a hardship.

The individual seeking assistance must submit an application that can be completed online or downloaded and submitted by mail or email (see links below).  Completed applications will be reviewed by a committee, which will decide on assistance based on the urgency of the need and currently available funds. All information will be kept confidential. There is no guarantee that any particular request will receive funding.

Questions? Email contact@hemob.org or call 212-520-8272.

COMPLETE THE BCARES APPLICATION ONLINE

DOWNLOAD THE BCARES APPLICATION AS A PDF, complete, AND return by email or mail

Additional Information
We've assembled a list of additional financial resources from outside sources (non-medical and medical funds). Download here.