Making a Difference
we strive to reach 100% of Gunnison Valley Cancer Patients
Living Journeys strives to reach 100% of Gunnison County residents diagnosed with cancer. Thanks to support from our community, we were able to serve more people in 2021 than we had in 2017, 2018, and 2019, combined.
GRANT MONIES DISPERSED IN 2021
Living Journeys gives financial grants directly to cancer patients and their families to help with living expenses and medical bills. Our transportation fund is separately available to reimburse those who have to travel for treatment.
HOMEMADE MEALS DELIVERED IN 2021
Every week, Living Journeys provides healthy, homemade meals to our clients who are in the thick of treatment or need support while recovering.
PRIVATE THERAPY SESSIONS
Since 2017, Living Journeys has subsidized over 1000 private emotional therapy sessions for cancer patients, their caretakers, and their families.
Support Groups & Enrichment Programs
The need for support groups within the valley has grown, and Living Journeys has grown with it. In 2016, we provided 36 free support groups, serving the needs of patients with over 15 types of cancer. As of 2021…
Living Journeys provides financial assistance to help offset the costs of a cancer diagnosis. Assistance includes cash grants, private therapy grants, and transportation assistance.
There has been a steady increase in the number of requests for assistance since 2012. …