Save Your Skin Foundation has funds dedicated to assisting people living with melanoma, non-melanoma skin cancers and ocular melanoma when they need it most. For information about obtaining financial assistance, please contact:

Hope Air is a charitable organization that provides over 2,400 Flights per year.  Guided by a volunteer Board of Directors, managed by a dedicated staff and utilizing the skills of many volunteers, Hope Air is committed to a single goal of getting Canadians to getting better.

The Canadian Cancer Society provides limited, short-term assistance towards cancer-related transportation and accommodation expenses.  Also through their partnership with the BC Cancer Agency, they may be able to offer access to symptom management drugs (to BC residents).

StayWell is a charity that provides subsidized housing accommodations to patients who need to relocate to seek treatment in the city of Toronto. Our mission is to remove a major financial barrier to life-saving treatments by providing patients with comfortable, local, reduced-cost housing for patients and their families while they undergo hospital treatment. Visit StayWell.Charity

The BC Travel Assistance Program (TAP) offers a variety of travel discounts to British Columbia residents who are enrolled in the Medical Services Plan (MSP).

Listed above are a few sources of information and support you might find useful. These groups are not connected to Save Your Skin Foundation. We are providing the links as useful sources of information but do not monitor content for accuracy and quality.


Making awareness and education available is crucial. Since 2006, the Foundation has worked to raise awareness of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers focusing on education, prevention and the need for improved patient care.