Rescue & Reuse-A Recycling/rehome event for durable medical equipment

We are hosting four durable medical equipment collection and rehome events in Lincoln, Scottsbluff, Omaha and Kearney in 2024-2025 to recycle/rehome equipment, diverting it from the landfill and to assist persons with disabilities and their families by providing an accessible and cost-effective option to recycle/rehome.

 

2024 Event details:

LINCOLN

Drop-off equipment you no longer need or use at Assistive Technology Partnership (ATP), 2301 NW 12th Street, Lincoln, NE
Monday-Thurday, July 22-25 from 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday, July 26 from 9:00 am-12:00 noon

*Need equipment moving assistance in the Lincoln area?*
SUBMISSION WINDOW HAS CLOSED

Click here for more information. Limited assistance will be available. Items must be clean and ready for pick up.

Come to our Rehome event at the Disability Pride Event  at Antelope Park
(in the parking lot south of the Auld Pavilion Recreation Center)
and find equipment to take home

Saturday, July 27 from 10 am-2 pm

SCOTTSBLUFF

3912 Avenue B Building, Regional West Health Services complex

Drop-off equipment you no longer need or use
Thursday, August 8 from 11 am- 7pm
Friday, August 9 from 8 am- 2pm

Come to our Rehome event and find equipment to take home
Saturday, August 10 from 8 am-noon

Please clean all items before donation drop-off

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We will accept the following items:

Lift Chairs in good condition (no fabric rips)
Steel Frame Hospital Beds
Power Wheelchairs
Hoyer Lifts
Portable Ramps
Wheelchair Lifts
Stair Lifts
Seated Wheeled Walkers
Tub Chairs and Benches in good condition (please clean before donation)
Power Scooters
Manual Wheelchairs
Regular Aluminum Walkers w/rubber feet or slides on back
Crutches
Canes
Unopened, non-expired basic medical/first aid supplies

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We will NOT accept the following items:

Oxygen Concentrators/Tanks
Medical Gas Cylinders
CPAP Machines and supplies
Prosthetics
Medical Boots and Braces
Blood Pressure Cuffs
Mattresses
Expired, opened medical supplies

We will host events in Kearney and Omaha in Spring 2025.

If you have questions about these events, please contact Program Director Allison Majerus at [email protected]

Our Partners:

City of Kearney, Nebraska Methodist College, Independence Rising, Keep Omaha Beautiful, ATP, Keep Scottsbluff Gering Beautiful

We thank the Nebraska Environmental Trust for their generous grant funding to support this series of programs.

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