DME Reuse Works!

The Stavros Center for Independent Living has been running a durable medical equipment (DME) reuse program for several years. Partially funded with MassMATCH AT grant funds it accepts donations of gently used equipment, refurbishes it and gives to individuals with a need for the device.

In July 2013 they gave away;

5 power chairs

10 manual wheelchairs

2 “hospital” beds

2 shower chairs

They also received donated equipment:

7 manual wheelchairs

8 power wheelchairs

3 “hospital” beds

For information about donating equipment or if you are in need of equipment contact Tom Filiault at 413 256 0473 or There are other reuse programs around the state. For information about those contact

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