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Find a Donor Closet
 
Sandwich Generation Month Connections is pleased to provide the following list of Donor Closets, so you may locate or donate your own personal living equipment, such as wheelchairs, crutches, transfer boards, and much more.

Please contact the listed Donor Closet organization for complete information about their resources, available equipment, and other details.

All donorcloset are listed by U.S. State, then alphabetically by City/Town:
 
PENNSYLVANIA
 
Erie
  
CHOSEN, Inc
3638 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16506
 
Phone:814-833-3023
Fax:814-833-4091
Email:elaine@chosenmissionproject.org
Website: www.chosenmissionproject.org
 
   
CHOSEN, Inc. was established almost 40 years ago to provide mission hospitals around the world with good medical equipment and supplies. Over the years, we have collected, through donations, home health care items that we are able to lend out to the community at no cost. We accept all home health care items except hospital beds. We have limited quantities of most home care items. If you wish to borrow, please contact about availability. Hours: Monday to Friday 8a.m. to 4 p.m.
 
Donations Accepted:Yes
 
Loans Provided:Yes
 
Geography Served:County
 
Erie
  
Muscular Dystrophy Association
2810 West 21st Street, #12
Erie, PA 16506
 
Phone:814-833-0131
Fax:814-835-3581
Email:mbuziewicz@mdausa.org
Website: www.mdausa.org
 
   
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is a non-profit organization that provides services to anyone who is diagnosed with any of the 43 neuromuscular diseases covered under MDA. The MDA loan closet provides used equipment to anyone who is in need, and is registered with the MDA. Hours of operation are 9a.m. to 5p.m., Monday through Friday.
 
Donations Accepted:Yes
 
Loans Provided:Yes
 
Geography Served:County
 
Erie
  
National Multiple Sclerosis Society/Erie Branch
2115 W 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505
 
Phone:814-464-2900
Fax:814-464-2904
Email:marylee.jackson@nmss.org
Website: www.nationalmssociety.org
 
   
The National MS Society's loan closet is available to individuals with MS who are registered with the Society. Depending on the item for loan, there is usually no cost or time limit of use, to the individual. Donations are accepted. Please call the Erie Branch for availability of the desired item.
 
Donations Accepted:Yes
 
Loans Provided:Yes
 
Geography Served:County
 
North East
  
Community Nursing Services of North East
7 Park Street
North East, PA 16428
 
Phone:814-725-7475
Fax:814-725-4664
Email:ebrooks@northeastnurses.com
Website: www.northeastnurses.com
 
   
Loans of equipment for short term use, generally up to 2 months, to residents of the community of North East, PA. Equipment includes wheelchairs, walkers, bedside commodes, hi-rise toilet seats, and quad canes. There is no charge for the equipment loan. Equipment is not professionally maintained but is in good condition. We do not accept equipment that requires repairs. All loans are based upon availability of the equipment and must be picked up at the office, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Office is located behind McCord Library.
 
Donations Accepted:Yes
 
Loans Provided:Yes
 
Geography Served:Community
 
Wilkes-Barre
  
Wilkes-Barre Kiwanis Wheelchair Club
229 S Main Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA
 
Phone:570-824-6096
Fax:
Email:
Website:
 
   
Available for loan are manual wheelchairs, transport chairs, walkers, shower chairs/benches, canes, and crutches.
 
Donations Accepted:Yes
 
Loans Provided:Yes
 
Geography Served:Community
 
Plymouth Meeting
  
Lu Lu Shriners
5140 Butler Pike
 
Phone:610-828-9050
Fax:610-828-7907
Email:recorder@lulushriners.org
Website: www.LuLuShriners.org
 

Call LuLu Shriner Recorder Harry L. Reiter at 610-828-9050 for a current list of available equipment and for arrangement of donations.  They are located at 5140 Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.

   

In 1920, LuLu Shriners established a Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children and has continued their philanthropy over the years.

 
Donations Accepted:Yes
 
Loans Provided:Yes
 
Geography Served:County wide