Individual DONATIONS

 

Individual and Group Donations

Afya provides an opportunity for individuals, families and groups to donate medical equipment and supplies that were used to sustain the life of their loved one, or to aid in recovering from a medical procedure or illness. SEE BELOW FOR list of accepted items. Or CLICK HERE for a printable PDF flyer of accepted items.

If you live outside the greater New York area, please mail or ship your donated supplies to:

Afya Foundation
140 Saw Mill River Road
Yonkers, NY  10701

Please include your name, address, and email address so Afya can send you an acknowledgement letter for your donation.

If you live in the Greater New York City area (within 25 miles of Yonkers), and have a hospital bed that you would like to donate, please contact Afya at (914) 920 –5081. Afya requests a $100 donation for private home bed pick-ups.

Click below to make your $100 donation.



We accept the following make/model # beds:

Drive Model #
15003
15004
15560
15030BV-FR
15033
15005
15560-HR
Invacare Model #
BAR600IVC
BAR5301IVC
BAR5490IVC
BAR6640IVC
BAR600
G5510

 

You can deliver supplies to our warehouse in Yonkers or to one of our drop-off locations in New York City or Westchester:

Plaza Jewish Community Chapel – 630 Amsterdam Ave. at 91st Drop off hours: M- F 8am – 3pm; (212) 769 – 4400 (ask for Stephanie).

East End Temple – 245 East 17th Drop off hours: M-Thur. 9am – 5pm; (212) 477 – 6444 (ask for Sharon).

ARC of Westchester – 567 Yonkers Avenue. Drop off hours: M-F 9:00 – 3; (914) 963 – 1600  ext 330 (ask for Robin).

ARC of Westchester – 12 Greenridge Avenue, White Plains. Drop off hours: M-F 9:30 – 3; (914) 428 – 4997 (ask for Clarence or Milly).   *Accepting small items only.

Ossining – 183 Cedar Lane, Ossining. (914) 923 – 9209 (ask for Anne).

New Life Community Health Center – 82-10 Queens Boulevard, Elmhurst. Drop off hours: Tues 6:00pm – 8pm, Sat 10am – 1pm; (718) 565 – 9844 (ask for Dave Jennings david.jennings@nyack.edu).
* Until further notice this location cannot accept donations.   We will update the website once the status has changed. Thank you for your patience. 

SUPPLIES WE COLLECT

 

BABY SUPPLIES
Baby diapers
Baby wipes
Desitin
Baby beanies (hats)
Receiving/baby blankets

PERSONAL HYGIENE
Hand sanitizer
Soap, shampoo, and other
personal hygiene items
(full or hotel size)
Sanitary pads

REHAB SUPPLIES
Crutches, Canes
Wheelchairs
Walkers
Commodes
Slings
Cervical collars

HOME MEDICAL SUPPLIES
Alcohol, peroxide
IV solutions (unopened)
Patient gowns
Underpads/Chux
Pen Lights
Stethoscopes
Gloves (sterile,non-sterile)
Surgical masks
Blood pressure cuffs
Glucometers
Adult/baby diapers
Gauze, bandaids,
Ace Bandages
Big bowls/basins

BED LINENS
Sheets
Blankets

FOOTWEAR
Closed shoes (sneakers)
Rainboots

SPORTS SUPPLIES (for play)
Shin guards
Jump ropes
Soccer and kickballs
Soccer cleats/socks
Sports Equipment/
Footwear
Soccer net/cones
Reusable water bottles
Uniforms
Volleyball net/balls