NYC Resources 311 Office of the Mayor
Newsletter Signup Printer Friendly Email a Friend Translate This Page
Text Size: A A A
NYC - recycle more, waste less New York City Recycles NYC Department of Sanitation

go to: office/home products & servicesPharmaceutical and Medical Equipment Products and Services
Share/Bookmark
see
 disclaimer

medication and medical equipment donations
online medical equipment material exchanges
unwanted medication disposal services 

ALSO SEE:
handling unwanted medical waste
pharmaceutical take-back programs


Medication and Medical Equipment Donations

Afya Foundation leaving NYCWasteLess
The Afya Foundation is a medical supply recovery organization collecting still-usable but no-longer-needed medical and humanitarian supplies to send them to developing nations in Africa, Haiti and nations-in-need. They have partnered with the following locations to accept donations. Please call beforehand to ensure that someone will be available to receive your donation.

DROP OFF LOCATIONS

East End Temple
245 East 17th Street
New York, NY  10003
212.477.6444 (Sharon)
Monday - Thursday 9 am - 5 pm

New Life Community Health Center
82-10 Queens Boulevard
Elmhurst, NY 11373
718-565-9844 (Dave Jennings)
Tuesday: 6 pm - 8 pm  Saturday: 10 am - 1 pm

Plaza Jewish Community Chapel
630 Amsterdam Avenue at 91st Street
New York, NY 10024
212-769-4400 (Stephanie)
Monday - Sunday: 8 am - 3 pm

Aid for Aids leaving NYCWasteLess
see their webpage for accepted medications and requirements

Drop off in Soho:
515 Greenwich Street #506 (near Hudson and Spring)
New York, NY 10013
(212) 337-8043 x325 

West Village:
Lesbian and Gay Community Center
208 West 13 Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues)

Chelsea:
Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC)
119 West 24 Street, 7th Floor (between 6th and 7th Avenues)

Medications are distributed to locations outside the U.S.

Global Crisis Interventions (GCI) 
GCI is a 501(C)(3) Emergency and Disaster Relief organization that provides assistance through its programs to victims of natural and man-made disaster, the survivors of torture, victims of Domestic violence, refugees, immigrants. For pick-ups, you may be requested to provide a tax-deductable reimbursement to GCI for truck rental services.

Haron Mastaki, Executive Director
130 William Street, Suite 509
New York, NY 10038
(347) 613-4442
gciinfo2009@gmail.com

Janice Colley, Board Member
914-439-3522
jcolie@aol.com

Medical Angels leaving NYCWasteLess
Medical Angels is 501 c (3) non-profit organization that donates durable medical equipment to individuals who are underserved by the health care system, health insurance, as well as state and federally funded programs.

Meds for MADRE leaving NYCWasteLess
over-the-counter and prescription medication at least 6 months prior to expiration, as well as holistic and herbal remedies, health & hygiene products

121 West 27 Street, #301
New York, NY 10001
(212) 627-0444
email: meds@madre.org 

TRAID-IN Equipment Exchange Program leaving NYCWasteLess
The TRAID-In Equipment Exchange Program “matches” or connects people who have assistive devices they no longer need with people with disabilities who could use those devices. The program is available to New York State residents only, and is free of charge.
1-800-624-4143

back to top | back to office/home products and services | back to products and services


Online Medical Equipment Material Exchanges

TRAID-IN Equipment Exchange Program leaving NYCWasteLess
The TRAID-In Equipment Exchange Program “matches” or connects people who have assistive devices they no longer need with people with disabilities who could use those devices. The program is available to New York State residents only, and is free of charge.
1-800-624-4143

back to top | back to office/home products and services | back to products and services


Unwanted Medication Disposal Services

Sharps Compliance, Inc. leaving NYCWasteLess
Sharps Recovery System™ and TakeAway Environmental Return System™ solutions offer large pharmaceutical manufacturer to small professional offices unused medication and medical waste management systems.

back to top | back to office/home products and services | back to products and services


Site Map

Copyright 2013 The City of New York Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use