Donate or lend used equipment

Stories A Great Opportunity for Therapists November 18, 2014 by Bonnie Pruckler, PT
As a physical therapist working in pediatrics for most of my career, I have always loved Rifton equipment. There’s a certain excitement in how the right device can transform a child’s life. As part of this passion, I began to collect used equipment and wheelchairs to donate them to organizations that provide them to children and adults who cannot afford them. Before long, I found myself...
Tips & Advice Equipment Exchange Programs May 24, 2013
Obtain or donate used AT devices and equipment via web-based information exchange.
Tips & Advice Donate Your Used Equipment March 30, 2010
Updated: March 22, 2016 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...
Tips & Advice Equipment Recycling AT Access Sites in Kansas June 14, 2006
Why are there pieces of durable medical equipment on curbsides, flea markets, yardsales…and in dumps? What about re-utilization of quality equipment? The State Assistive Technology Act, first passed in 1988, is a federal law that requires state responsibility in four areas regarding equipment: (1) demonstration (2) loan (3) support for financing and….did you know? (4) equipment re...