What To Do With Your Used Wheelchair

By Bob Vogel: For Complete Post, Click Here…

If you’ve used a wheelchair for more than a few years, there’s a good chance you have an old manual or power wheelchair, maybe multiple, cluttering your garage, spare room or storage shed. Many of these chairs are in good condition and could be an upgrade for someone who doesn’t have a decent chair because of financial issues or because they need one right now, not in the six to 12 months it takes to navigate the system to get one.

I set out to see what options and resources exist to ensure that potentially useful chairs find new homes with people in need and not end up in landfills. Here is a look at places you can donate or sell a used chair to or find a used chair at no or low cost, and what to do with a chair that’s too well-used to save.

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