Deary Memorial Cancer Fund

The purpose of the Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH) Deary Memorial Cancer Fund is to provide cancer-related services or routine screening examinations to individuals in our community who otherwise may not have the financial resources available to obtain needed medical attention.


Eligibility Requirements:

1. Resides in Northeast Connecticut. Ashford, Brooklyn, Canterbury, Chaplin, Danielson, Dayville, Eastford, Hampton, Killingly, Moosup, Plainfield, Pomfret, Putnam, Sterling, Thompson and Woodstock.

2. Client is an outpatient.

3. Has a primary care physician with privileges at Day Kimball Hospital.

4. Physician has determined the need for the service.

5. Has no insurance or has co-insurance with deductible or co-payment greater than $500.

6. Maximum assistance of $5,000 per year, renewable annually.

7. Meet American Cancer Society Guidelines.


Who to Contact:

All potential clients requesting assistance with payment of cancer-related services or routine screening examinations should contact a Day Kimball Hospital Patient Accounts Financial Counselor at (860) 928-6541 ext. 3316 or ext. 2219.