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Listing Of Foundations That Grant Wishes To Adults With Cancer And Life Threatening Diseases

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Provides admission to several parks in Central Florida including Disney Theme Parks, Sea World, Universal Studios Orlando and Busch Gardens. Passes are available for those facing a life-threatening or terminal illness and their family members as well.

Offers a one-week excursion for adults between the ages of 24 and 50 that have been diagnosed with cancer. Patients must reside in Delaware, Pennsylvania or New Jersey.

Grants final wishes to terminally ill adults over the age of 18.

A non-profit organization whose purpose is to reach out to residents of nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospice programs, home-bound individuals and adult day care facilities,regardless of age, to help make their dreams come true.

A non-profit organization that grants wishes to the elderly (over 65) or to those that have a terminal illness. They will also grant wishes to a permanent nursing home resident regardless of their age.

A non-profit organization that hosts several fly-fishing retreats for women and men with cancer throughout the year. Also offer a retreat for family, friends and caregivers once each year as well.

A non-profit organization that grants wishes to older adults living in eldercare facilities or in hospice care. They have granted wishes throughout the United States, Canada as well as India.

Provides wishes to adults 18 years and older who have a prognosis of less than one year. Must be a resident of the United States.

A non-profit Christian organization that coordinates with other agencies to grant terminally ill and disabled sportsmen and women an outdoor adventure of their dreams.

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littlelacie   in reply to tinderbox
We do not know any resources that will give someone a free house and a free van, sorry. they will sometimes pay for a trip for terminal patients that have less than a year to live. What you are hoping for is expensive and there are a lot of terminal people that have wishes, too. If a wish foundation would give you and your son all that you ask for, they would run short of money for other peoples wishes. I am so sorry he has had such a difficult life, we have never heard of anyplace giving anyone a free house and van, sorry.
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looking for a wish foundation that would consider giving a special adult a wish to live the rest of his life with his mom in a nice three bedroom home so his family could come and visit and he loves to swim. He was sexually molested by his staff in a group home I just got him out of. He is now in a new home, but how wonderful it would be (I his mom is near retirement age) if I could bring him home, get staff to come in to help me care for him, have a van handicapped equipped for wheel chair so I could better take him places....He needs me now more than ever.....I only have a small 2 bedroom that I rent....My son needs so much more...but how?
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littlelacie   in reply to Debish
on internet, type in "wishes for adult cancer patients". you will see several listings. I am not sure how many people these places will pay for to go to Disney; probably just the cancer patient and spouse, they have a lot of requests for money for trips and are unable to pay for lots of people , to try to make sure other cancer patients get their wishes too. I am so sorry your friend has been so sick for so long.
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My best friend has been battling cancer for the last 22 years. They just diagnosed her with an advanced and rare type of breast of cancer. Her dream is to go to Disney Land with her family and friends. Can anyone help?
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woman in a shoe   in reply to Momsad
Hi the person u posted to not been on here sent 06 most likely u want here from her. I got to look up and see if i can find some places to give u to call and see if they can help u. This is only a info site. Soon as o can o will get back to u.
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I'm looking to take my terminally ill daughter on a trip possibly to the New England states. She is 43 years old and has cancer. She loves winter and snow.
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sonshinesas   in reply to Made_Dogg452
How about 99 dollar lawn mowers and move up when you make some money?
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I have just undergone my crainiotomy. My dream is to fund a lawncare business for myself and my teenage boys to run. Unfortunately I am lacking the funding to buy the necessary hardware needed to get going. $30,000 is more than enough to get started. ... I have an active checking account and full recognition will be acknowledged to those parties that assist in my cause. Thank you and God bless!
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woman in a shoe   in reply to Dad's sad girl
Hi she didn't say anything in her post about the dream foundation if it was me i would call and see if they do are not if not ask them if they know of any place that can help u. Hope u good luck on this
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Dad's sad girl   in reply to KatnBeagle
Hello, I was wondering if the dream foundation grants wishes for a final family vacation? Yesterday we found out my father's glioblastoma has returned. He is going to start losing his memory soon and I wanted to give him a final day on the beach with the family.
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KatnBeagle   in reply to sfreeman
Grants final wishes to terminally ill adults over the age of 18.
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KatnBeagle   in reply to jaycra
Please go to Then on your right, click on "miscellaneous". At the bottom of the page you will find weddings. I wish your friend love and joy for her wedding!
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KatnBeagle   in reply to jaycra
Please go to Then on your right, click on "miscellaneous". At the bottom of the page you will find weddings. I wish your friend love and joy for her wedding!
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woman in a shoe   in reply to sjr43
Hi all we can do is give u information only thing i can think of is go on line and type in foundations start with with let make a wish i know this one for kids but just maybe there will be some for older people on that pages i not look it up in a while so i don't know what i found when i was looking for someone a few years ago. If i get time i will look again and see what i can find for u. Between work and home i don't have much time for anything right now. When i had my old job i was always on here. I take care of pts in there home. So which and see if i have put another message up for u
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Does anyone know of any foundations that would grant a trip to Greece for an aging woman with MS??? She would love to see her family one last time.
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littlelacie   in reply to jaycra
Hi, she has not been on here since 2011.Maybe try to find ideas somewhere else,sorry. Good luck with wedding.
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Planning a wedding for a stage 4 cancer patient would love any ideas
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sonshinesas   in reply to sfreeman
Set up a gofundme page.
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littlelacie   in reply to sfreeman
Hi,you can get on internet,type in "Dream" to take you to their site which tells you about it. Or to see more sites that may help,on internet type in"adult make-a-wish".that will pull up lots of other sites you can check out,and see which one you want to go with. So sorry to hear of your illness. friendshelpingfriends has not been back on this site since 2011,so I answered you.
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Hi, I am in End Stage Renal Failure and have stomach cancer (Not treatable) I would love to go on a honeymoon with my husband (Married 31 years) to Disney world in Orlando. But money will not allow us to even go out to dinner(I am only able to swallow smoothies now, stomach will not tolerate whole food) but after all these years I would love to make finals memories with this awesome man. Dr. told me to go home and try to enjoy at least a year. My heart is broken and I dread each day because it could be the last. Do you know of any help for me.
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