We know that there are many different programs designed to help our first responders after 9/11, so the IAFF has created a publicly accessible web resource.
New Changes Added to WTC Health Program Cancer Coverage
March 6, 2014
Cancer Coverage Update
World Trade Center Health Program Administrator Dr. John Howard has finalized revisions to the definition of "rare cancers" covered by the WTC Health Program under the Zadroga Act.
Prostate Cancer Added to the List of 9/11-Related Health Conditions
October 1, 2013
9/11-Related Health Conditions
The WTC Program Administrator Dr. John Howard has approved a petition to add prostate cancer to the list of 9/11-related health conditions covered by the
WTC Health Program and the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund effective October 21, 2013.
9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Deadline Approaching
July 30, 2013
Victim Compensation Fund
If you suffered an injury or were diagnosed with an illness as a result of your work at the WTC site any time before October 3, 2011, then you must register
with the VCF by October 3, 2013.
WTC Health Program Publishes Cancer Screening Fact Sheets
July 30, 2013
WTC Health Program
The WTC Health Program has published two new fact sheets on colon cancer screening and breast cancer screening. The fact sheets are designed to help members
learn about the different screening and diagnostic tools available for rescue and recovery workers enrolled in the WTC Health Program.
Both fact sheets are available on our Downloadable Resource site
To view the breast cancer screening fact sheet, click here
To view the colon cancer screening fact sheet, click here