Borrowing medical equipment
Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota lends assistive living and medical equipment to anyone in need such as wheelchairs, commodes, walkers, crutches and more. Short-term loans of equipment are offered at no cost for up to two months.
You may borrow assistive medical equipment if:
You are recovering from an injury or surgery.
You want to try the equipment before buying it.
You are waiting for insurance coverage approval.
You are helping a friend or relative accept the idea of using equipment.
You are ill and uncertain about the period of need.
You are a visitor to the area who may not be able to transport your own equipment.
How to borrow medical equipment:
Determine what you need, including size, special features, etc.
Talk to your doctor or therapist if you have questions on specific needs.
Call the number listed for your community to inquire about equipment availability.
First come, first served. No equipment is reserved.
Twin Cities metro area customers, please return equipment to any convenient metro area Goodwill store.
Non-metro area customers, please return equipment to the location you received it.
Pick up equipment at these locations:
239 - 28th St. SE, Rochester, MN 55904
Mon., Tues., Thurs. and Fri. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Wed. 3 – 7 p.m.
St. Cloud area
50 2nd Ave. S, Waite Park, MN 56387
Mon. – Fri. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
320-654-9527 ext. 104
553 Fairview Ave. N, St. Paul, MN 55104
Mon., Tues., Thurs. and Fri. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wed. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
100 19th Ave. SW, Willmar, MN 56201
Mon. – Fri. 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.