Listings for Donation/Disposal Resources / Medical Equipment

Donation/Disposal Resources

The following list is provided as a community resource and is not an endorsement of any organization listed. It is intended as a guide to identify charities and other organizations in Pima County that accept donated items or items that need to be disposed of or recycled. This is not a complete listing nor a substitute for further research. It is a good idea to call the organizations on this list ahead of time to verify what they will and will not take and to see if your item(s) will be accepted. For comprehensive information on organizations that accept donated items, call Tucson Clean and Beautiful, Inc., at (520) 791-3109 or visit their website:

Medical Equipment

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DIRECT Center for Independence

Home Access Program

1001 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711

(520) 624-6452 | (800) 342-1853

  • Low Income

DIRECT assists with disability adaptations, such as ramps and bathroom modifications, for low-income individuals with disabilities. DIRECT also provides in-home safety assessments and recommendations for changes, and free durable medical equipment to improve safety in your home.

Friends In Deed

301 W. Camino Casa Verde
Green Valley, AZ 85614

(520) 625-1150

Fax: (520) 625-2980

Friends In Deed offers several programs such as loaned medical equipment, transportation programs, blood pressure screening, information source, Friends In Deed Friday, and more.

service area
Green Valley

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

New Spirit Lutheran Church

8701 E. Old Spanish Tr.
Tucson, AZ 85710

(520) 296-2461

Fax: (520) 296-8940

New Spirit Lutheran Church offers a Medical Loan Chest program. The Medical Loan Chest is a type of lending library which circulates everything from canes, walkers, wheelchairs, shower chairs, bedside commodes, and more. The items are thoroughly cleaned and lent out free of charge. The item must be returned to the Medical Loan Chest program after four months. The program also accepts donations of durable medical equipment.

business hours
T & Th 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 1st & 3rd Sat of each month from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Thrive Seating & Mobility Specialties

9186 W. Spanish Dagger Dr.
Marana, AZ 85653

(520) 403-6192

  • In-Home Services

Thrive Seating & Mobility Specialties offers a mobile physical therapist, seating evaluations, and mobility services in order to prescribe optimally configured wheelchairs and seating systems that promote proper posture and positioning.

service area
Marana,Oro Valley

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Contracted with Medicare, all other insurance plans are out of network.
Will provide a superbill for self-claim for out of network plans.
Comprehensive Physical Therapy Evaluations and Wheelchair Evaluations $150.00 an hour.

We Care Tucson

3029 N. Stone Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85705

(520) 514-1588

  • Spanish Services

We Care Tucson accepts donations of gently used durable medical equipment, electronics and provides the durable medical equipment to the community for low to now cost.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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