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Lake County Loan Programs

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ALS Association - Greater Chicago Chapter
Adaptive Equipment Lending Program

220 West Huron St., Suite 4003
Chicago, IL 60654

Phone Number: (312) 932-0000

Website:

Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Counties Served

Cook, Lake

Requirements

Candidates for the program must:
Have a diagnosis of ALS., Reside in the Chapter's coverage area- The Greater Chicago area and surrounding suburbs, Rockford and Central IL., Be registered with the ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter.,Have applied, or be in the application process, for coverage of equipment from their insurance, or have no insurance coverage for the requested item.
All items are provided to individuals with ALS, free of charge.

Equipment

To request a loan of equipment through any of the loan programs, you must contact your Care Services Coordinator or the office at 312-932-0000 for assistance.
Please be aware that some items can be loaned out simply through a phone conversation with the Chapter staff, but most items will require the involvement of a health care professional to choose the most appropriate item.

This program includes the following types of equipment: Manual Wheelchairs, Power Wheelchairs, Bathroom Safety Equipment, Walkers, Patient Lifts, Hospital beds, Lift Chair Recliners, Stair Climbers, Portable Ramps,Other Medical Equipment. Please call to check for availability.

Lending Period

As Long As Needed

UCP Seguin Durable Medical Equipment Program

7550 West 183rd St
Tinley Park, IL

Phone Number: (708) 444-8460 x 230

Website:

Email Address: Mtravis@ucpnet.org

Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 3:00pm

Counties Served

Cook, Lake

Requirements

Anyone

Equipment

Hospital Beds, Motorized and Manual Wheelchairs, Pediatric Therapy Equipment, Canes, and Walkers. You will need to pick up the equipment.
Equipment in clean working condition is welcomed.

Lending Period

Equipment is Given Away

Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)
Loan Equipment Assistance Program

222 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1500A
Chicago, IL 60606

Phone Number: (312) 873-1440

Website:

Email Address: mdanorthernillinois@mdausa.org

Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Counties Served

Cook, Lake

Requirements

Individuals registered with the MDA

Equipment

Hospital Beds, Wheelchairs, Walkers, Canes, and similar items, when available and as feasible. Please call to check for availability. Donations gladly accepted.

Lending Period

As Long As Needed

Kenosha Area Medical Equipment Loan Closet

Aging and Disability Resource Center
8600 Sheridan Rd. Suite 500
Kenosha, WI 53143

Phone Number: 262-605-6646 or 1-800-472-8008

Email Address: adrc@kenoshacounty.org

Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Counties Served

Lake

Requirements

Equipment

Wheelchairs, Walkers, Transfer Bath Benches, Toilet Risers, Shower Chairs, Incontinence Supplies, Commodes, Crutches, Canes, Grab Bars, etc. Please call to check for availability. If items aren't available, we will place you on a waiting list. Donations gladly accepted.

Lending Period

As Long As Needed

C. P. Daily Living
Journal & Resources for Parents and Caregivers of Children with Cerebral Palsy

Website:

Facebook:

Counties Served

All Counties

Requirements

Equipment

Please click on the website link for helpful advice on equipment, as well as resources for equipment. CP Daily Living is designed to give families and caregivers dealing with CP a central place for practical information and resources within the context of an emotionally-supportive community. They are a central news source offering the latest information about CP advocacy, research, and international events.

Lending Period

The National Federation of the Blind (NFB)

200 East Wells Street at Jernigan Place

Phone Number: 410-659-9314

Website:

Counties Served

All Counties

Requirements

Equipment

Visit our website at www.nfb.org for an application, and resource information.

Lending Period