Need Help

CAP helps any Putnam County resident who has a cancer diagnosis and is receiving treatment. The help is in the  form of monetary support. CAP reimburses for mileage for treatments and any tests or MD appointments that are associated with the cancer treatment.


CAP is always looking for more volunteers to help with the activities throughout the year. There is NO restrictions  on being a CAP volunteer, there is something for everyone. People outside the county can also be a CAP volunteer.


All of CAP's reimbursement, volunteer, donation, guidelines, notice of privacy. All forms are in Adobe Reader for you to print and fill out.

Battling Cancer? There's Hope & There's Help!

Are you or someone you love suffering from cancer? If so, the Putnam County Cancer Assistance Program (CAP) can help. CAP was established to reduce some of the financial burden of cancer treatments by providing reimbursement for the following: Prescription expenses related to treatment, including chemotherapy, radiation and other cancer related medications not covered by insurance Mileage to and from treatments, mileage for testing related to cancer Financial assistance for supplies associated with having cancer, such as nutritional supplements, wigs and medical supplies.

What is CAP?
-The CAP program was established in 2004 for residents in Putnam County, Ohio only.

-All money raised by the CAP program stays here in Putnam County, Ohio.

-The CAP program is completely volunteer based and all money raised and donated goes   toward helping those with cancer.

-Assistance from CAP is simple to apply for, completely confidential and there are NO   INCOME GUIDELINES.

-The CAP program is a 501C3 non-profit organization that is funded through donations,   fundraisers, memorials, the United Way and our annual Auction & Dance Benefit.

-In 2023 CAP assisted 144 cancer patients in Putnam County, paying out over $146,589.73 in   financial assistance.

- In 7 short years, we assisted 1,074 Putnam County Cancer Fighting Patients,
  paying out $1,056,125.96!!

-CAP assists cancer patients with prescription expenses related to treatment, including   chemotherapy, radiation and other cancer related medications not covered by Insurance.

-CAP also assists with mileage expenses to and from treatments and mileage for testing  related to cancer and also supply reimbursement for items such as wigs, nutritional   supplements, medical supplies, etc.

Golf Outing @ Pike Run Golf Course- August 3,2024.                         

Purse, Gun, Tool Bingo- Jan 18, 2025 @ Ottawa K of C.                         



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