Loan Closet

Who Can Use the Loan Closet?

The Aging and Disability Resource Center Loan Closet serves Portage County residents. Items are loaned at no charge; cash donations are welcome to fund equipment maintenance and cleaning.

Individuals may need an item for the following reasons:

  • Try out a piece of equipment before purchasing the equipment for themselves
  • Short term use of the equipment
  • Item is not covered by Medicare, Medical Assistance, or private insurance and the individual cannot afford to purchase the equipment

What Types of Equipment Are Available?

  • Wheelchairs
  • Walkers
  • Canes
  • Shower chairs
  • Bath transfer benches
  • Raised toilet seats
  • Commodes
  • Over the tub grab bars
  • Crutches
  • Sock-aides

On occasion, items that do not appear on this list may be available.

Donations of Equipment

Donations of equipment are accepted; items must be clean and in good repair. Please call us at 715-346-1401 or 866-920-2525 to find out if the item you wish to donate is needed. The Loan Closet is open by appointment Monday through Friday, 1 pm to 3 pm.