ReCARES Network

    2619 Broadway
    Oakland, CA 94612
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    (510) 251-2273 Voicemail only, may not respond to all messages.

    Pickup: Fridays 12pm-4pm only

    Drop-off: Fridays 12pm-4pm, 2nd & 4th Saturdays each month 9am-12pm

    Donations only accepted during open hours. Equipment or supplies left at any other times jeopardize their site leases.

    General Info: The ReCARES Network's Home CARES Equipment Recycler's Program lessens needless environmental waste and at the same time provides seniors and those with disabilities dignity, safety and mobility.  These are provided free of charge to those in need who visit our sites.  Reusable supplies and equipment listed below is provided free of charge to those in need who visit our sites.



    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    This vendor handles:
    • Unused Home Healthcare Supplies, such as
      • Bed liners
      • Adult briefs, pads
      • Gauze
      • No liquids i.e. saline, tube feeding or dialysis supplies


    • Gently Used Medical Equipment, such as

      • Crutches
      • Canes
      • Walkers
      • Manual Wheel Chairs
      • No Power/Electric Equipment i.e. Scooters, Beds, Wheel Chairs 

    Please contact ReCARES Network directly (contact information above) for further information.

Didn't find what you were looking for?  Try searching Alameda County's Recycling & Reuse Options.

If it is not recyclable, please assure that you dispose of material properly through your garbage collection company or a permitted Transfer Station or Landfill.  To report illegal dumping, call 1-800-NO-DUMPING.

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