Device Reuse

Independent First’s Mobility Store

Independent First is a program partner who provides device reuse services.  Donations of used assistive technology are collected or dropped off and refurbished.  The devices are then listed and made available for purchase at a significant discount.  Full information is available at their website:

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Device Exchange 

Device exchange happens at the local level, primarily through the Independent Living Centers. Individuals may donate a piece of equipment and the staff at the local IL Center may provide that device to another individual with a disability who is in need.

Wisconsin's Assistive Technology Program