Are You an

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
  • 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
If you live in the NYC area, Afya has a number of drop off locations for these supplies Click Here For Listing.

Schedule a 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 Afya requests a donation of $100 to cover the cost of the home pick-up.

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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