Medical Financial Assistance

The following organizations can provide financial assistance for medical emergencies or support for ongoing medical care for your pet.

ARF – Animal Rescue Foundation

ARF’s Emergency Medical Fund® (EMF) provides low cost non-emergency veterinary care to qualified low-income residents of Contra Costa County, California at ARF’s clinic. See eligibility requirements.

UAN – United Animal Nations

UAN’s LifeLine Fund provides financial assistance to pet owners and rescuers for emergency vertinary care for up to $300 for animals that would otherwise not be treated. See their eligibility requirements.


CareCredit can be used for both routine check-ups and for emergency or unplanned care.

Other Resources

Alley Cat Allies – List of National Organizations

UAN’s List of National Organizations