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Lending Hands of Michigan Inc.

Details

2403 Helen St.
Portage, MI 49002

State: Michigan
Email: info@lendinghandsmi.org
Phone Number: 269-567-4381
Website: http://www.LendingHandsMi.org


Hours

Monday, Wednesday & Friday -- 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Thursday -- 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.
Saturday -- 9:00 A.M. to Noon
Closed Tuesday, Sunday and holidays.

Counties Served

Allegan, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph, Van Buren


Requirements

Anyone residing in Allegan,Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph or Van Buren Counties.

Lending Period

7 months, (3 months for Knee Scooters)


Equipment

Bath transfer benches, bath transfer/slide boards, bath tub rails bed rails, canes, commodes, crutches, dressing sticks, hi-rise toilet seats, hospital over-bed tables, I.V. stands, leg lifts, Reachers, Shoe horns, shower chairs, shower stools, sock aides, transport chairs, walkers and manual wheelchairs. Knee Scooters may be borrowed for 3 months

We are accepting used eye glasses for Lions Clubs International for redistribution to the needy of Latin America.

We are also accepting donations of Depends.

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.

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.

Helping Hands of Cass County

Details

130 S Broadway St.
Cassopolis, MI 49031

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-445-8104
Website: http://helpinghandsofcasscounty.org


Hours

Monday - Thursday 10:00am - 4:00pm

Counties Served

Cass


Requirements

Anyone who would not be covered by Medicare/Medicaid

Lending Period

As Long As Needed. Please return clean when done.


Equipment

Wheelchairs, walkers, canes, crutches, raised toilet seats, etc. Please call to check for availability. Donations Gladly accepted.

Cass County Cancer Service

Details

22567 US Highway 12
Edwardsburg, Michigan 49112

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 269-699-5551
Website: http://casscountycancerservice.com/


Hours

Counties Served

Cass


Requirements

Cass County cancer patients

Lending Period

As Long As Needed


Equipment

Hospital beds, walkers, commodes, high-rise toilet seats, wheelchairs, canes, crutches, etc. Please call to check for availability.

Cass County Council on Aging

Details

60525 Decatur Rd.
Cassopolis, MI 49031

State: Michigan
Email:
Phone Number: 800-323-0390
Website: http://www.casscoa.org


Hours

Monday - Thursday 7:00am - 7:00 pm, Friday 7:00am - 5:00pm, Saturday 8:00am - noon

Counties Served

Cass


Requirements

Seniors

Lending Period

As Long As Needed


Equipment

Limited number of wheelchairs, Walkers and Canes. Please call to check for availability.

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.

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.