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Illinois Loan Closets
Welcome to the Illinois directory of Great Lakes Loan Closets. This website is designed to help you find free or low-cost home medical equipment in your community. To find resources in your area, simply click on your county below. Local programs will appear first, followed by state programs and national programs.
All of the organizations have been contacted to make sure the information is correct. We will continue to search for other organizations, and will add them to the website as quickly as possible. Click here to continue reading.
If you have medical equipment that you would like to donate, but don't know how, please read this article on donating medical equipment.
Chicago and Surrounding Suburbs
We would like to thank Elderworks and Suburban Resource Guide for Seniors for allowing us to create links to their directories of lending closets. If you need medical equipment in the Chicago suburbs please click on the links below.
City of Chicago
Please click on your county to view available resources: