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Donate Your Used Equipment

March 30, 2010

These organizations accept used adaptive equipment to re-furbish and provide it to families in need in the US or internationally. If you know an organization not listed here, or if you have feedback on those recommended on this page, please email us at info@rifton.com.

To find an organization that offers the opportunity to loan, borrow, or directly exchange equipment via web-based information exchange, you can also refer to this webpage: Equipment Exchange Programs.

IMPORTANT: Before donating, please contact the location to make sure they can accept your donation, verify their address, and arrange delivery or pick-up of your
used item(s). 

This list includes organizations that cover multiple States as well as several in Canada and the UK. Organizations based in one state only are listed in alphabetical order by state name.

Multiple States:

Hope Haven International Ministries
www.hopehaveninternational.org

Muscular Dystrophy Association
www.mda.org/help/donate/products.html


Pass It On Center
ReUse Locations
passitoncenter.org/locations/search.aspx


Rehab Equipment Exchange
Contact the site(s) in your state
www.rehabequipmentexchange.com/contact_state_used_equipment_sites
Read a blog post about this organization


Wheels for the World (wheelchairs and walkers)
http://www.joniandfriends.org/wheels-for-the-world/


Statewide: (Alphabetical by State Name)

Alaska Center for Children and Adults
1020 Barnette Street
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Email: acca@acca-ilp.org
Tel: (907) 456 4003 OR 1-866 456 4003
Fax: (907) 456 6124
www.acca-ilp.org/Index.htm

ICAN: Increasing Capabilities Access Network
26 Corporate Hill Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205
Email: info@ar-ican.org
Toll Free: (800) 828 2799
Local: (501) 666 8868
www.ar-ican.org

AbleCloset
San Carlos, CA 94070
Email: info@AbleCloset.com
Tel: (650) 539 4437
www.ablecloset.com

UCP Wheels for Humanity
12750 Raymer Street, Unit 4
North Hollywood, CA 91605
Email: info@ucpwfh.org
Tel: (818) 255 0100
www.ucpwfh.org

Giving Children Hope (GCH)
8332 Commonwealth Avenue
Buena Park, CA 90621
Tel: (714) 523 4454
Fax: (714) 523 4474
gchope.org/

UCP of San Diego County
8525 Gibbs Drive, #209
San Diego, CA 92123
Email: info@ucpsd.com
Tel: (858) 571 7803 ext. 115
www.ucpsd.org/programs/equipment_recycling.html

Kids Mobility Network, Inc.
4251 S. Natches Court, Suite C
Sheridan, CO 80110
Email: info@kidsmobility.org
OR: donate@kidsmobility.org
Tel: (303) 242 8281
Fax: 1-866 449 8962
www.kidsmobility.org

Worldwide Lighthouse Missions
723 Main Street
Manchester, CT 06040
Email: wwlm@wwlm.org
Tel: (860) 645 4140
www.wwlm.org

Chariots of Hope
45 Barber Pond Road
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Email: rbk@chariotsofhope.org
Tel: (860) 242 4673
www.chariotsofhope.org

New England Assistive Technology Center
120 Holcomb Street
Hartford, CT 06112
Tel: (860) 243 2869
www.neatmarketplace.org

Weston Fire Rescue
Note: this location only accepts used special needs car seats.
56 Norfield Road
Weston, CT 06883
Email: contactus@wvfd.com
Tel: (203)222-2647
www.wvfd.com

Lollipop Kids Foundation
4218 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20011
Email: info@lollipopkidsfoundation.org
Tel: (202) 640 2035
www.lollipopkidsfoundation.org

The Morgan Project Inc.
c/o Robert and Kristen Malfara
3830 South Hwy A-1-A
Suite C4 #153
Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
Email: EQPT@themorganproject.org
Or info@themorganproject.org
Tel: (321) 506 2707
www.themorganproject.org

Friends of Disabled Adults and Children Too (FODAC)
4900 Lewis Road
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Tel: (866) 977 1204
Or (770) 491 9014
www.fodac.org

The Kids Equipment Network
PO Box 121
Forest Park, IL 60130
Email: info@tken.org
Tel: (630) 766 0505 Press Option 8
www.tken.org

Helping From Heaven:
The Lexi Kazian Foundation
105 Townline Rd Suite 132
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Tel: (847) 624 LEXI
www.helpingfromheaven.org

LifeNets: The Wheelchair Project
3707 Turfway Court
Indianapolis, IN 46228
Email: Alix Kubik alix@lifenets.org
Tel: (317) 456 2549
www.lifenets.org/wheelchair/

FAME
4545 Southeastern Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Email: medicalmissions@FAMEworld.org
Tel: (317) 358 2480
Fax: (317) 358 2483
www.fameworld.org

Timmy Global Health Medical Supply Warehouse
22 E 22 Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Email: info@timmyglobalhealth.org
Tel: (317) 920 1822
Fax: (317) 358 1821
timmyglobalhealth.org

Coalition for Independence
4911 State Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66102
Email: (DME) mrumsey@cfi-kc.org
Tel: (913) 321 5140
www.cfi-kc.com

Assistive Technology for Kansans
KU Center on Developmental Disabilities
2601 Gabriel
Parsons, KS 67357
Email: Sara Sack, Director ssack@ku.edu or atkapps@ku.edu
Tel: 800 617 0907 (voicemail) or (620) 421 8367
1-800-KAN DO IT (1-800-536-3648)
www.atk.ku.edu/

KATS Network Coordinating Center
Charles McDowell Center
8412 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40242
Local: (502) 429-4484
Toll Free: (800) 327-5287
www.katsnet.org

IMEC International Medical Equipment Collaborative
1600 Osgood Street, 30-1 Y-8
North Andover, MA 01845
Email: donations@imecamerica.org
Tel: (978) 557 5510 Ext 308
Fax: (978) 557 5525
www.imecamerica.org

Equipment Connections for Children, Inc
Granary Row, 317-401 E Diamond Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Online Form: http://www.equipforchildren.org/donate.html
Tel: 301-540-8805
http://www.equipforchildren.org/

Health Equipment Recycling Organization (HERO)
2204 5th Avenue North
Moorhead, MN 56560
Tel: (218) 284 6111
www.fmhero.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Mid-America Chapter
7611 State Line, Suite 100
Kansas City, MO 64114
Email: info@nmsskc.org
Tel: (913) 432 3926 OR (800) 344 4867 (say or press 2)
Fax: (816) 361 2369
www.nationalmssociety.org/chapters/KSG/index.aspx

Missouri AT, DME
Equipment Recycling Program
1501 NW Jefferson
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Email: david.bkr@att.net
Tel: (816) 655 6703
www.at.mo.gov/recycling.html

ROC Wheels
4135 Valley Commons Drive
Suite D
Bozeman, MT 59718
Email: Andrew Babcock, Director andrew@rocwheels.org
Tel/Fax: (406) 556 8065
www.RocWheels.org

Eleanore's Project, Inc.
501 E Central Avenue
Missoula MT 59801
Email: info@eleanoresproject.org
Tel: (406) 549 9521
www.eleanoresproject.org

Montana Adaptive Equipment Program (MAEP)
700 SW Higgins Suite 250
Missoula, MT 59803
Ship-to Address for Loan Pool:
1620 Rodgers Street, Unit 6
Missoula, MT 59802-1714
Email: maep@ruralinstitute.umt.edu
Tel: (406) 243 2841
Fax: (406) 243 4730
montech.ruralinstitute.umt.edu/mtdb/welcome.asp

Assistive Technology Partnership
AT4ALL
1313 Farnam on the Mall
Omaha, NE 68102
Email: lauren.rock@nebraska.gov
Tel: 1-877-201-4141
Fax: (402) 471 6052
www.atp.ne.gov

ATECH Services
Refurbished Equipment Marketplace (REM)
84A Iron Works Road
Concord, NH 03301
Email: atech@crotchedmountain.org
Tel: 800 427 3338
Fax: (603) 224 6063
www.rem.crotchedmountain.org

Southern Adirondack Independent Living
71 Glenwood Avenue
Queensbury, NY 12804
Tel: (518) 792 3537
TTY: (518) 792 0505
www.sail-center.org

Wheels of Hope
1942 Oakes Drive
Akron, OH 44312-4242
Email: Patrick Rimke, Director patrick@wheelsofhope.org
www.wheelsofhope.org

Matthew’s Lending Library, Inc.
15528 Madison Avenue
Lakewood, OH 44107
Email: mlendingli@aol.com
Tel: (216) 226 3669
www.matthewslendinglibrary.org

Oklahoma Durable Medical Equipment Reuse Program
(OKDMERP)
3325 North Lincoln Boulevard
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Email: Katie Woodward, Program Manager katie.woodward@okstate.edu
Tel: (405) 523 4810
Fax: (405) 523 4811
www.ok.gov/abletech/DME_Reuse/index.html

Life2Orphans, Inc.
11876 NW Tyler Court
Portland, OR 97229
Shipping address:
Nazarene Ministry of Help
Life2Orphans, Inc.
5805 SE Gladstone
Portland, OR 97206
Email: questions@life2orphans.org
Tel: (503) 764 1540 (leave a message)
www.life2orphans.org

Changing Hands
UCP Central PA
925 Linda Lane
Camp Hill, PA 17011
Email: jwardle@ucpcentralpa.org
Tel: 800 998 4827
www.changinghandscentralpa.org

GAIN (Global Aid Network)
A Ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ
1506 Quarry Road (Warehouse)
Mt. Joy, PA 17552
Email: Info@GainUSA.org
Tel: (972) 234 0800
www.gainusa.org

Friends of the Disabled Latin America, Inc.
P. O. Box 37235
Rock Hill, SC 29732-9256
Email: info@fridla.org
Tel: (803) 329 7997
www.fridla.org

Carrie’s Heart
14354 Memorial Drive #1006
Houston, TX 77079
Email: info@carriesheart.org
Tel: (281) 856 6251
www.carriesheart.org

Ability Found
5236 S Greenpine Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Email: info@abilityfound.org
Tel: (877) 231 4567
Fax: (801) 261 0923
www.abilityfound.org

Faith and Family Foundation
Executive Suite 104
41113 Canongate Drive
Leesburg, VA 20175
Email: Muriel Forrest, Director muriel@faithandfamilyfoundation.org
Tel: (702) 443 0455
www.faithandfamilyfoundation.org

The Mobility Center / Bridge Disability Ministries
12328 Northup Way
Bellevue, WA 98005
Email: equipment@bridgemin.org
Tel: (425) 885 1008
Fax: (425) 885 3900
bridgemin.org/mobility/donate_equip.html

MS Helping Hands
409 Howell Way
Edmonds, WA 98020
Email: info@mshelp.org
Tel: (425) 712 1807
Fax: (425) 776 1712
www.mshelp.org/

Push International
14241 NE Woodinville-Duvall Road #424
Woodinville, WA 98072
Email: Bree Lair, Co-Founder bree.lair@pushinternational.org
Tel: (206) 730 3236
1-866-702-PUSH
www.pushinternational.org

Wheelchair Recycling Program (WRP)
3540 N 126th Street
Unit F
Brookfield, WI 53005
Email: Julie Schulz, Executive Director jschulz@wrp.org
Tel: (262) 439 8248
www.wrp.org

Katy’s Kloset
Team Up with Families
W246S3244 Industrial Lane Unit B
Waukesha, WI 53189
Email: teamup@teamupwithfamilies.org
Tel: (262) 746 9034
Katy’s Kloset web site

 

Canada:

Equip K.I.D.S. International
63 Burrard Road
Toronto Ontario M9W 3T4
Canada
General enquiries:info@equipkids.org
www.equipkids.org

Canadian Red Cross
Lower Mainland Region
3400 Lake City Way
Burnaby BC V5A 4Y2
Canada
Tel: (604) 709 6685
www.redcrossequipment.com

UK:

Disabled Gear
Crampmoor Farmhouse
Crampmoor ROMSEY SO51 9AJ
UK
Tel: (020) 7193 1941
Email:info@disabledgear.com
disabledgear.com


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