Provider Details

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - WI Chapter

Address: (See Map)

6737 West Washington Street Suite 2100
Milwaukee, WI 53714

Contact Information:

Phone: (262) 790-4701
Toll Free: (800) 955-4572
Website: http://www.lls.org/wisconsin

Organization Contacts

Director Liz Klug
Phone: (262) 785-4225
Email:

Description:

A national voluntary health agency whose mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease, and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.



ADMINISTRATIVE HOURS

M-F: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Closed for government holidays

Closed for religious holidays



AREA SERVED

Wisconsin



APPLICATION/REFERRAL PROCEDURE

An application form may be obtained from local chapters. You can call or email also to request a form. The form is to be completed by the patient or legal guardian. It must include the diagnosis and be signed by the attending physician.



ELIGIBILITY

Diagnosis of leukemia, myeloma, lymphoma, or other blood -related cancer



FEES

No fee for service



GROUPS PROVIDED/PURPOSE OF GROUPS

Family Support Groups: Guided by two healthcare professionals, the groups are intended to give information and support and to encourage greater communication among patients, their families, freiends and healthcare providers.

*Madison- Group meets the second Tuesday of each month at the UW West Clinic 5:30-7:00PM for Lymphoma/Leukemia

*Brookfield- Group meets the third Thursday of each month a LLS Brookfield office 6:30-8:00PM for Lymphoma/Leukemia

*Brookfield-Group meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 4:00-5:30PM for Myeloma

*For more information on other locations call Sandy Lardinois MSW, Patient Services Manager@262-790-4701 or 800-261-7399 x 103

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LANGUAGE SUPPORT SERVICES

Interpreters available for spanish and sign language.

Materials in Spanish.



SERVICE DESCRIPTION

First Connection - connecting survivors with newly diagnosed persons.



Support groups - offered to patients, their families and friends.



Educational Materials / Free Symposiums - offered to anyone.



Financial assistance up to $500 a year per person is given by the society to patients being treated for leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma and other blood-related cancers.



Financial assistance up to $500 for out of pocket medical and travel expenses for family members and patient.



Services covered: drugs, processing, fees for transfusions and transportation.



TARGET POPULATION

Persons with Leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, and other blood related cancers; family and friends.



TAXONOMY CODE

Leukemia YF-300.464



E-MAIL and/or WEB ADDRESS

sandra.lardinois@lls.org

Geographic Areas Served

  • Counties Adams, Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Brown, Buffalo, Burnett, Calumet, Chippewa, Clark, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Door, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Florence, Fond du Lac, Forest, Grant, Green, Green Lake, Iowa, Iron, Jackson, Jefferson, Juneau, Kenosha, Kewaunee, La Crosse, Lafayette, Langlade, Lincoln, Manitowoc, Marathon, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Milwaukee, Monroe, Oconto, Oneida, Out of State (AZ), Out of State (CA), Out of State (CO), Out of State (CT), Out of State (DC), Out of State (DE), Out of State (FL), Out of State (GA), Out of State (IA), Out of State (ID), Out of State (IL), Out of State (IN), Out of State (KS), Out of State (KY), Out of State (LA), Out of State (MA), Out of State (MD), Out of State (ME), Out of State (MI), Out of State (MN), Out of State (MO), Out of State (MT), Out of State (NC), Out of State (ND), Out of State (NE), Out of State (NH), Out of State (NJ), Out of State (NM), Out of State (NV), Out of State (NY), Out of State (OH), Out of State (OK), Out of State (PA), Out of State (RI), Out of State (SD), Out of State (TN), Out of State (UT), Out of State (VA), Out of State (VT), Out of State (WA), Out of State (WY), Outagamie, Ozaukee, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Portage, Price, Quasi, Racine, Richland, Rock, Rusk, Saint Croix, Sauk, Sawyer, Shawano, Sheboygan, Taylor, Trempealeau, Vernon, Vilas, Walworth, Washburn, Washington, Waukesha, Waupaca, Waushara, Winnebago, Wood
  • Regions Door County

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Last Update Date: 06/01/2020

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