Are you interested in donating gently used durable medical equipment?
The Greater Illinois Chapter does not accept donations, but can provide you with a number of local organizations who do. Calling our Information Resource Center (IRC) at 1-800-344-4867 for any and all questions pertaining to MS and donations is always your best starting point. In addition, the links below to reputable organizations in your area who accept donations of lightly used equipment is another resource for you to use. Please keep in mind that most hospitals, nursing homes, and centers for independent living can assist with donation information as well. Your generosity will provide mobility and independence to many people with living with disabilities. In addition, if you are looking for information on how to find the right stair lift, ramp, wheelchair, scooter or other piece of equipment, click on this link for some helpful tips.
We thank you for sharing your items with our friends at the organizations below:
A volunteer with the Upper Midwest Chapter has put together an MS Classifieds site for people to buy, sell, donate, and find items such as medical equipment, ramps, and aids for daily living.
UCP Infinitec Program
The United Cerebral Palsy Foundation’s Infinitec Durable Medical Equipment Program allows you to make a donation or search donated items with ease.
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Provided by RIC, the link below will bring you to a list of organizations in Chicago, Tinley Park, Forest park, Skokie, and Springfield who accept donations.
Suburban Lending Closet Directory
an alphabetized list of a number of over 35 lending closets in Illinois. Please contact a lending program in your area and use their contact information to find out more about donating items locally.