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COVID-19 and Its Impact on Young Adults

This resources explores the financial impact of the pandemic on young adults. It highlights the way young adults feel regarding the impact of COVID-19 on their career and education. It also explores the impact of COVID-19 on young adult’s mental wellbeing and provides tips and advice to help with the long-term challenges faced by young adults due to COVID-19 and other useful links.

Stupid Cancer

P: 877-735-4673 | W:
Stupid Cancer proudly supports a global network of patients, survivors, caregivers, providers and advocates to ensure that no one affected by young adult cancer go unaware of the age-appropriate resources they are entitled to so they can get busy living. Stupid Cancer has an online forum for young adults to connect with one another and resources for young adults impacted by cancer. This web resource is available for individuals under the age of 40 that have been impacted by cancer. If you are interested visit the website listed above.

The Samfund

P: 617-938-3484 | W:
The Samfund is proud to provide relief and support to young adult cancer survivors who are struggling financially. Through direct financial assistance and free online support and education, we help young adults survive and move forward with their lives after cancer. Helps with living expenses like gym membership, rent, groceries, mental health. They do not cover treatment costs, tuition, credit card debt. For young adults (ages 21-39) recovering from the financial impact of cancer treatment. This grant is available once a year in June, applicants must fill out application online at the website listed above.

Young Survival Coalition

P: 877-972-1011 | W:
Young Survival Coalition (YSC) is the premier organization dedicated to critical issues unique to young women who are diagnosed with breast cancer. YSC offers resources, connections and outreach so women feel supported, empowered and hopeful. If you are interested in their services, visit the website listed or call the hotline.
Located at 80 Broad Street, Suite 1700, New York, NY 10004.