Eligibility Requirements

Anyone who has made a serious commitment to the sport of dogs for at least five years and is suffering from a life-threatening or terminal illness qualifies for assistance from Take The Lead.

Take The Lead has paid for:
* Home Health Care Workers
* Certified nursing assistant
* Health insurance payments
* Health insurance deductibles
* Uncovered medical treatments
* Home equipment rentals
* Prescription drugs
* Transportation for health care treatment
* Rent/Mortgage payments
* Homeowner insurance
* Utilities
* Telephone bills
* Funeral expenses

An application may be obtained by calling us at 1-800-814-1123 or by writing us at:

Take The Lead,  P.O. Box 6353,  Watertown, NY 13601

Applications can also be submitted on-line by following the Apply for Assistance Link above. You can apply for yourself or for a friend and be assured that all calls and correspondence are strictly confidential.