American Legion Medical Equipment - Houston
Medical Equipment or Assistive Technology Loan Program
121 S Grant St, Houston, MN, 55943-8443
Distance: 1035 Miles
This program provides medical equipment/supplies and assistive technology at no cost for a certain loan period. Programs can provide a variety of equipment and supplies, such as Durable Medical Equipment (DME).
Informal medical equipment loan program, including:
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- People with low income
Preference given to Veterans and their families, but available to all others
1:00pm - 10:00pm, Monday - Saturday;
11:00am - 8:00pm, Sunday
City of Houston and surrounding area
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.
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LH-0600.5000-950Walking Aids Definition
Programs that pay for or provide aids such as canes, single or double crutches, walkers or walkerettes for people who need a means of support while walking in order to be fully mobile.
LH-0600.5000-970Wheelchairs/Wheeled Mobility Definition
Programs that provide special chairs with large wheels, some of which are power driven, that are used to transport patients or to provide increased mobility for people who are partially paralyzed or otherwise unable to walk. Also included are other types of personal wheeled transportation such as the Amigo.
LH-0650.0250Assistive Technology Equipment Loan Definition
Programs that enable individuals who have physical or sensory limitations to borrow the assistive technology products they require at no charge. Loans may be long or short-term in nature and the devices are returned once the agreed-upon period of time has elapsed.
LH-5000.8500Toileting Aids Definition
Programs that pay for or provide male and female portable urinals, bed pans, potty seats, commodes, commode chairs, toilet safety frames, wide access toilet seats, elevated toilet seats or other toileting aids for people who are unable to leave their beds to use the bathroom or who require adaptations to use the bathroom toilet.
YF-6500Physical Disabilities Definition
Any of a variety of conditions that may be due to muscular, skeletal or neuromuscular disorders, paralysis or absence of one or more limbs, which impose physical limitations on the individual.
Individuals who are former members of one of the branches of the armed forces and who, by length and type of services, honorable discharge or release or degree of disability, qualify for the benefits and privileges that are provided by law for ex-servicemen and women.