We're here if you need us.

Have you been impacted by a disaster?

If you are in need of urgent financial assistance, please contact us at +1-847-937-1090 or 1-800-972-3859. We will quickly assess your situation and connect you with the resources you may need to get you through this difficult time.

Please call us or send an email to AskClara@abbott.com for more information, or click here to apply.

In the event of an emergency, the Foundation:

      • Is available to assist Abbott employees and retirees, and their eligible family members (spouse/children) only.
      • May waive the two-year service requirement.
      • Will evaluate eligibility for employees on leave (medical, maternity, other) on an individual basis.
      • Only provides financial assistance. We are not able to provide immediate needs, such as accommodations.
      • May provide an expedited review process without a complete financial assessment.
      • Is NOT able to provide any assistance to extended family (parents, siblings, other).
      • Is NOT able to provide support to contractors, third party workers, or contingent workers.
      • Does not collect or organize donations of any kind to support those impacted.
      • Does not provide financial donations to other charitable organizations.