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Medical Equipment Collection Foundation

Alternate Name Medical Equipment Collection (MEC) Foundation ; OCR ; University of Ottawa Medical Equipment Collection Foundation ; UOttawa MEC ; UOttawa Medical Equipment Collection Foundation
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
75 Laurier Ave E
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
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Intersection Nicholas St and Laurier Ave E
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Unknown
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Accepts donations of used medical equipment 
Currently accepting donations of: 
* manual wheelchairs 
* walkers 
* manual hospital beds 
* powered hospital beds 
* therapeutic foam mattresses 
* therapeutic air mattresses 
* self-propelled commodes 
* stationary commodes 
* bath bench transfer​ 
* Hoyer lift 
* ceiling tract lift 
Equipment is only distributed through a partnership with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Ontario, Carefor, and the University of Ottawa's Student Academic Success Services (SASS)
Hours Unspecified
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Send an email, contact the organization through Facebook, or fill form on website for more information * an answer will be sent within five business days of receiving the message 
To donate medical equipment, send an email to and put "Equipment Donation" in the subject line * include the kind of equipment, its relative condition, and a time and place convenient for inspection and pick-up 
The agency is not accepting equipment requests at the moment
Languages English
Service Categories Medical Equipment/Assistive Technology Donation Programs
Contact Information
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Other Details
Funding Fundraising
Resources Website

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