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Individual With Surplus Medical Supplies at Home?

After surgery, illness or death, families are often left with unneeded medical supplies and equipment. Through Afya’s home-based rescue program, these supplies can be used again and have a second life, abroad.



  • Chux/ Underpads
  • Adult Diapers
  • Gauze
  • Bandages
  • IV Supplies
  • Gently Used Twin Bed Linens



  • Non-Electric Hospital Beds and
  • Mattresses
  • Hoyer lifts
  • Manual Wheelchairs
  • Walkers
  • Canes
  • Crutches


Afya Can NOT Accept Medications

While we would LOVE to be able to collect everything, there are some items that we are just not properly equipped to receive.

View Complete List of Items that We Can NOT Accept

View Complete List of Items That We Can Accept

How To


Drop Off
Afya is currently accepting supplies donations at the Yonkers warehouse. Click Here For More Info.

Schedule a Curb-side Pick Up
If you live in Manhattan, the Bronx, or Westchester and have a semi-electric bed, and need to schedule a pick-up, please contact

Due to the Coronavirus, we require all donations to be picked up curb-side. In an abundance of caution, our staff will not enter the home or establishment to move the supplies and we ask that all donors move the supplies to the curb themselves.

Mail an Item
If you live outside of the Greater New York area and would like to donate, please mail your supplies to Afya:

Afya Foundation
140 Saw Mill River Road
Yonkers, New York.  10701

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