Home Care Program

The Home Care Program was established to provide individuals of Bismarck Cancer Center (BCC) with non-medical assistance in the home. A cancer diagnosis can affect more than just your health. The BCC Home Care Program helps with additional stressors in life Рincluding light house cleaning, lawn or snow care, or respite care, while undergoing cancer treatment. 

Who is Eligible?

  • Individuals who are residing in the Bismarck/Mandan area or staying in the BCC apartments and are currently undergoing treatment at BCC.
  • Individuals are eligible to apply for assistance one time during their course of treatment.

How do patients receive assistance?

  • An application must be completed to be considered for assistance.
  • Each application will be reviewed by a committee.
  • Applicants will be notified if they were awarded assistance and will receive a voucher to present to the vendor of their choice.

What kind of assistance is provided?

Individuals can apply for assistance in the following categories:

  • Light Housekeeping (two hours of service) bathrooms, kitchen, floors
  • Lawn or Snow Care (two hours of service) mowing, trimming, raking, snow removal
  • Supportive Care (five hours of service) respite care, running errands/grocery shopping, meal preparation, companionship¬†