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St. Joseph office of Disability Network Southwest Michigan

Details

2900 Lakeview
St. Joseph, MI 49085

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-985-0111


Hours

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

Anyone with a disability living in Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph & Van Buren Counties

Lending Period


Equipment

Power Mobility (power scooters, wheelchairs, etc.) Please call to check for availability.

Disability Network Southwest Michigan

Details

517 E.Crosstown Parkway
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: Kalamazoo Office 269-345-1516
Berrien/Cass Office 269-985-0111
Website: http://www.dnswm.org


Hours

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

Counties Served

Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph, Van Buren


Requirements

Anyone with a disability living in Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph & Van Buren Counties

Lending Period


Equipment

Power Mobility (power scooters, wheelchairs, etc.) Please call to check for availability.

St. Joseph-Lincoln Senior Center

Details

3271 Lincoln Ave.
St. Joseph, MI 49085

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: Phone:269-429-7768
Website: http://www.sjlsc.org/home


Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

60 years and older, and must be a resident of the city of St. Joseph, St. Joseph Township, Lincoln Township, or part of Royalton Township

Lending Period

Maximum of 3 months


Equipment

Wheelchairs, walkers, shower benches, canes, seat risers and bedside commode frames. Please call first to check for availability. There is no charge for this service, but donations are always gratefully accepted.

Berrien County Cancer Services

Details

7301 Red Arrow Highway
Stevensville, MI 49127

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-465-5257
Website: http://www.bccancerservice.org


Hours

Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, Friday 9:00 am -4:00 pm

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

Berrien County cancer patient for total loan closet use.

Berrien County resident any diagnosis – durable medical equipment only for short term use.

Lending Period

Cancer patients – as long as needed

Short-term DME usage – 3 months maximum


Equipment

Durable medical equipment such as walkers, wheelchairs, shower benches, tub slider benches, commodes, toilet risers, crutches, and other items. We also have a variety of medical supplies, incontinence products, bed pads, ostomy supplies, dressing supplies, etc. Additionally, we have wigs, turbans and for those without insurance we have breast prostheses and bras.

North Berrien Senior Center

Details

6648 Ryno Rd.
Coloma, MI 49038

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-468-3366
Website: http://www.northberrienseniorcenter.org


Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

North Berrien residents 60 years or older

Lending Period

Up to 3 months


Equipment

Wheelchairs, walkers, stool risers, bedside commodes, bathtub seats, etc. Please call to check for availability.

River Valley Senior Center

Details

13321 Red Arrow Highway
Harbert, MI 49115

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-469-4556
Website: http://www.rvseniorcenter.org


Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00am -4:00pm

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

Anyone

Lending Period

As Long As Needed


Equipment

Transfer benches, Wheelchairs, walkers, canes, crutches, reachers, etc. (We are unable to loan wheelchairs to nursing home residents.) Please call to check for availability.

Greater Niles Senior Center

Details

1109 Bell Rd.
Niles, Michigan 49120

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-683-9380
Website: http://nilesseniorcenter.org


Hours

Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Counties Served

Berrien, Cass


Requirements

Niles area residents

Lending Period

30 days


Equipment

Limited amount of medical equipment, walkers, crutches, wheelchairs, commodes, etc.No beds or scooters. Please call first to check for availability.

Benton Harbor/Benton Township Senior Center

Details

225 Colfax Ave.
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-927-2497


Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

60 and Older

Lending Period

30 days


Equipment

Wheelchairs, Canes, Walkers and Commodes. Please call to check for availability. Donations gladly accepted.

Surplus Health Supplies For Missions

Details

Battle Creek (See information under Equipment)

State: Michigan
Email: info@surplushealthsupplies.org
Phone Number:
Website: http://www.surplushealthsupplies.org


Hours

Counties Served

Berrien,Cass, St. Joseph, Allegan, Barry, Ottawa, Kent, Ionia, Clinton, Ingham, Hillsdale, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Eaton, Jackson, Van Buren


Requirements

Lending Period


Equipment

Surplus Health Supplies For Missions collects medical supplies for medical mission trips and people in the community. To contact us regarding donating items, inventory lists, requests for items, voluteering or any other issue, please contact us by email at info@surplushealthsupplies.org.
The Surplus Health Supplies for Missions office is located on the grounds of the Battle Creek Area Habitat for Humanity. Deliveries of donations will only be accepted through appointment temporarily. This is due to the fire at Habitat for Humanity Battle Creek Store. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Disability Network Southwest Michigan-Ramp Program

Details

517 E. Crosstown Parkway
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-345-1516
Website: http://www.dnswm.org


Hours

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

Counties Served

Kalamazoo, Berrien, Van Buren, Calhoun, Barry, Branch, Cass, St. Joseph


Requirements

Eligible persons with a disability residing in Kalamazoo, Berrien, Van Buren and Calhoun Counties.

Lending Period


Equipment

Ramp Program; Call for more information.

Buchanan Area Senior Center

Details

810 Rynearson St.
Buchanan, MI 49107

State: Michigan
Email: monroe@thebasc.org
Phone Number: 269-695-7119
Website: http://www.buchananareaseniorcenter.com


Hours

Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

Buchanan Area Seniors

Lending Period

As Long As Needed. Please return equipment when you are done so that someone else may use it.


Equipment

Wheelchairs, Walkers, Canes, Commodes, Bath Benches and Shower Chairs. Please call to check for availability. Donations are gratefully accepted.

Buchanan American Legion

Details

403 E. Front St.
Buchanan, MI 49107

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-695-6633


Hours

Monday - Thursday, 10:00am - 11:00pm
Friday and Saturday 10:00am - 1:00am
Sunday Noon - 10:00pm

Counties Served

Berrien


Requirements

Anyone

Lending Period

As Long As Needed


Equipment

Wheelchairs, Walkers, Shower Chairs, Crutches and Canes

RiverBend Cancer Services

Details

3516 East Jefferson Blvd.
South Bend, IN 46615

State: Michigan
Email: info@riverbendcancerservices.org
Phone Number: 574-287-4197
Website: http://www.riverbendcancerservices.org


Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am -4:30pm

Counties Served

Berrien, Cass, St. Joseph


Requirements

Anyone in our community who is living with a cancer diagnosis.

Lending Period


Equipment

Because of the generosity of others, RiverBend has a supply of durable medical equipment to lend. If you are in need of a walker, bath bench or even medical supplies or incontinence products, please contact us. We also have a wig salon and provide free wigs, bras and prosthetics. If you are no longer using a piece of durable medical equipment or have left over medical supplies related to cancer or surgical recovery, please check with us, we may be able to offer them to someone in need.

ALS Association - Michigan Chapter

Details

West Michigan Office
678 Front Ave NW., Suite 177
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

East Michigan Office
675 East Big Beaver Rd., Suite 207
Troy, MI 48083

State: Michigan
Email: fightals@alsa-michigan.org
Phone Number: West Michigan Office:616-459-1900
East Michigan Office:248-680-6540
Website: http://webmi.alsa.org/site/PageServer/?pagename=MI_homepage


Hours

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

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

Persons diagnosed with ALS

Lending Period

As Long As Needed


Equipment

Medical Equipment and Augmentative Communication Devices Loan Program - Please call our office for more information. Donations are gladly accepted. Volunteers are welcome.

Buddy-to-Buddy
Volunteer Veteran Program

Details

2025 Traverwood Dr., Suite C
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 USA

State: Michigan
Email: buddytobuddyvvp@umich.edu
Phone Number: 1-888-822-8339
Website: http://www.buddytobuddy.org


Hours

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

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

Buddy-to-Buddy serves primarily Post-9/11 service members and veterans, however, we will assist any Michigan veteran in need when possible.

Lending Period

N/A


Equipment

The Buddy-to-Buddy Program does not provide medical equipment. The program provides peer support from a fellow veteran who is trained to provide linkage to appropriate local, state, and federal resources for service members and veterans.

ALS of Michigan

Details

24359 Northwestern Hwy., Suite 100
Southfield, MI 48075

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 800-882-5764
Website: http://www.alsofmichigan.org


Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

ALS ( Lou Gehrig’s Disease) and PLS patients only

Lending Period

There is no charge for ALS and PLS patients to borrow equipment. Equipment may be borrowed for as long as needed.


Equipment

Canes, Communication Devices, Wheelchair Ramps, Manual Wheelchairs, Power Wheelchairs, Wheelchair Cushions, Shower Chairs, Commodes, Bedside Tables, Transfer Boards, Walkers, Transfer Chairs, Recliner Lift Chairs,Hoyer Lifts, eating utensils, etc.

Muscular Dystrophy Association

Details

GREATER MICHIGAN
2133 University Park Drive #400
Okemos, MI 48864

DETROIT AREA
950 Stephenson Highway, Suite 209
Troy, MI

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number:
GREATER MICHIGAN: ( 517) 706-0348
DETROIT AREA: (734) 416-7076
Website: http://www.mda.org


Hours

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

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

Must have a neuromuscular disease covered by the organization. (Go to MDA.org for a list of diseases covered.)

Lending Period


Equipment

The Muscular Dystrophy Association operates medical equipment loaner closets in Michigan. This program offers medical equipment, as available, for loan at no charge to registered patients for as long a period as is needed. To find an MDA location near you please call 800-572-1717.

Paralyzed Veterans of America/Michigan Chapter

Details

40550 Grand River Ave.
Novi, MI 48375 USA

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 800-638-6782
Website: http://www.michiganpva.org/


Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

Anyone in need is eligible

Lending Period

You may keep the equipment as long as necessary


Equipment

Equipment Donation Program focuses on the needs of people with spinal cord injury or disease. We only accept items that help people with mobility issues. For example, we accept donations of wheelchairs, power chairs, adaptive sports equipment, hoists, lifts, and other items that help people who cannot easily move.

United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan
(Provides Financial loans for Purchasing Medical Equipment and assistive technology)

Details

3496 East Lake Lansing Road, Suite 170
East Lansing, MI 48823

State: Michigan
Email: ucp@ucpmichigan.org
Phone Number: 800-828-2714 (Michigan only)
517-203-1200 (Brenda)
Website: http://www.ucpmichigan.org/


Hours

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

Individuals with any form of disability living in Michigan

Lending Period


Equipment

(This organization does not loan or accept medical equipment. They provide financial support for purchasing equipment.) Michigan Assistive Technology Loan Fund and Michigan Employment Loan Fund. Please call 517-203-1200 ext. 303

Easter Seals Michigan AgrAbility

Details

4065 Mission Hills Court
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

State: Others
Email: NStoller@essmichigan.org
Phone Number: 1-800-956-4106
Website: http://www.michiganagrability.org


Hours

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

Farmers With Disabilities

Lending Period


Equipment

ESM-AgrAbility staff helps farm operations adjust to and manage disabling conditions, such as, arthritis, chronic back pain, joint injuries, amputations, spinal cord injuries, hearing loss and any other condition that may limit a farmer’s ability to work.
Information and referral services and farm-site assessments are offered at no cost to the farmer. The cost of new equipment or modifications made to old equipment, the farm operation, or the farm home is typically covered through the state via Michigan Rehabilitation Services. ESM-AgrAbility staff will help the farmer navigate the state system to access these supporting funds.
Please click on the website link for more information.

Michigan CPAP Bank

Details

University of Michigan
C 712 Med Inn Building
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5845

State: Michigan
Email: helenas@med.umich.edu
Phone Number: 734-232-3964
Website: http://www.uofmhealth.org/news/cpap-bank-0509


Hours

Counties Served

All Michigan


Requirements

Prescription and a Copy of Sleep Study is Required
We are unable to provide education regarding PAP therapy for non- University of Michigan patients.

Lending Period


Equipment

Machines: CPAP, BiPAP, Auto CPAP, Auto BiPAP, ASV, AVAPS and other 'PAP' machines.
CPAP Supplies: Masks, Tubing, and other related supplies

We are no longer accepting donations of CPAP machines, but donations of CPAP supplies (masks, tubing, filters, humidifier chambers, etc.) are gladly accepted. CPAP supplies must be new and in unopened sealed bags.
Donations may be dropped off or mailed to
University of Michigan
C 712 Med Inn Building
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5845
If you are dropping off a donation please go to the 7th floor.
(We are unable to accept Nebulizers.)

The National Federation of the Blind (NFB)

Details

200 East Wells Street at Jernigan Place

State: Others
Email:
Phone Number: 410-659-9314
Website: http://www.nfb.org


Hours

Counties Served

ALL


Requirements

Lending Period


Equipment

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

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

Details



State: Others
Email:
Phone Number:
Website: http://www.cpdailyliving.com


Hours

Counties Served

ALL


Requirements

Lending Period


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.