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Lymphedema Resources, Inc. has established the Lymphedema Garment & Treatment Fund to provide physician-prescribed garments and lymphedema therapy for underserved, uninsured individuals with this affliction. 

How to Apply

The following pdf file contains all the information and forms needed to apply for financial assistance.

Form Packet

A request for funding for compression garments may be made by a certified lymphedema therapist or a physician, on behalf of a client, by submitting a funding application with required attachments.  A funding request form may also be requested by sending an email to lymphedemares@aol.com or calling 239/437-1606. Note - once the funding request is approved, compression garments and lymphedema therapy are provided at no charge to qualified clients and there is no application fee. 

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What We Do

From 2005 to mid-2013, Lymphedema Resources, Inc. has funded physician-prescribed compression garments and lymphedema therapy treatments for over 500 clients totaling approximately $100,000, primarily through grants.  About 57% funded compression garments and 43% funded lymphedema therapy.
 
We have received grants from Susan G. Komen for the Cure Southwest Florida for the last eight years to fund compression garments and lymphedema therapy for qualified breast cancer survivors in 5 southwest Florida counties.  We receive many requests from those suffering from lymphedema as a result of various conditions and unable to afford compression garments, from all over the United States. To the extent we have funding available, we work to accommodate qualified clients who have nowhere else to turn for assistance.

We Need You

Financial support to continue to fund physician-prescribed compression garments nationally, and to eventually fund lymphedema therapy beyond southwest Florida from all causes, is urgently needed.

How to Help

Online donations, using a recognized credit card, may be made at our using the button above, or donate by sending a check to Lymphedema Resources, Inc., P.O. Box 1115, Estero FL 33929. 

 We receive no government funding and 100% of your donation is used to provide physician-prescribed compression garments and lymphedema therapy.

Lymphedema Resources, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) Federal tax exempt public charity under the Internal Revenue Code.

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Supported by grants from Susan G. Komen SW Florida
Information provided by Lymphedema Resources, Inc. is intended solely for education and should not be construed as medical advice or guidance which should always be obtained from a physician or other licensed healthcare professional.

Lymphedema Resources, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) Federal tax exempt public charity under the Internal Revenue Code. Donations to Lymphedema Resources, Inc. are tax deductible as allowed by law.

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