Please Note: Due to storage restrictions, Grandview Children’s Centre is only able to accept a very limited amount of donated items.
We will accept:
- adapted toys
We are not able to accept:
- bath equipment
- adapted strollers
If you have equipment that you think another family could use, feel free to create your own flyer (include a picture and description of the equipment with your contact information) and post it on our “parent information” bulletin board in the waiting room at our Oshawa or Ajax sites.
Grandview does not provide equipment repairs or maintenance.
Other options for equipment you no longer need:
For the Needy – Not the Greedy
They supply a wide variety of medical equipment and assistive devices to individuals or organizations in need, when resources are available. The organization has been able to donate wheelchairs, walkers, operating tables, syringes, food supplements, infrared wheelchair for a blind person, alcohol swabs, etc.
Canadian Red Cross – Children’s Medical Equipment Recycling & Loan Service (CMERLS) > as of December 2012, the Durham Region branch is currently only accepting adaptive equipment for adults.
Freecycle Durham Region – all items posted online are “recycled” for free
Kijiji – local online classified ads
Zach’s List – online paediatric equipment exchange source. To request to join the ZachsList Pediatric Equipment Exchange closed Facebook Group
*Please note that Grandview Children’s Centre does not endorse these organizations.