Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Loan Program

In need of Durable Medical Equipment?

If you are having surgery or are in need of some temporary medical equipment, the Bedford Health Department has a DME Loan Program for residents that may have the items you may need. DME that we may have on hand to be borrowed include:

                      Crutches  *  Walkers  *  Bed & Tub Rails  *  Commodes  *  Shower Chairs  *  Transfer Benches  *  Raised Toilet Seats                                                                                        *Wheelchairs are available through the Council on Aging (COA) Department

If you are interested in borrowing any of the items above, please contact the Health Department at 781-275-6507 to see if the item(s) are available. 

Donations of these DME items are accepted ONLY if:

    * it is an item listed above

    * the item is in good, clean, usable condition and does not have any rust or missing pieces of any kind

    * we have space in our current inventory for that item(s) 

*PLEASE NOTE* - DME can only be accepted/loaned out during normal office business hours. Residents may not leave leave items outside of the building. 

Other resources available:

Masons H.E.L.P (Hospital Equipment Loan Program) has no cost home-use health/hospital equipment to those in need. ONLY Saturdays 9am to 12pm. See flyer for details.

HELP Program Flyer