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Help make a positive difference to someone who needs mobility equipment to regain independence.

The fight to regain physical mobility and independence after a serious illness or injury can be the most challenging experience of a lifetime. For many, partial recovery means reliance on special equipment to help them achieve their fullest potential.

 

It is our mission to acquire and provide mobility related rehabilitation equipment to maximize functional independence and improve quality of life. This equipment can make the difference between living independently and productively or living a life of dependence and immobility. Imagine the frustration of knowing equipment is available that would give freedom and independence, but not having access to it because of inadequate insurance or the inability to pay. For many citizens throughout Virginia this is a harsh reality. Our services help adults regain their mobility and independence and saves Virginians millions of dollars annually.

 

We depend on the support of the communities we serve. Donate your money, equipment, or time today and help your neighbors in need!

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F.R.E.E. client receives a wheelchair

Financial Donations

F.R.E.E. is a registered 501(c)(3) public charity. Donations to the FREE Foundation are tax exempt. Our Employer ID Number is 54-1934695.

There are several ways to make a financial gift to our organization. Click below.

Equipment donations from Blue Ridge Hospice Thrift Shop

Donate Equipment

F.R.E.E. welcomes donations of gently-used items. We accept the following equipment:
 

  • Walkers and wheeled walkers;

  • Canes and crutches;

  • Bath and toilet aids, including shower chairs and tub transfer benches;

  • Manual and power wheelchairs;

  • Hoyer lifts and other specialty equipment; and

  • Bariatric equipment.

Equipment donations in the Roanoke, Lynchburg, and Harrisonburg areas may be dropped off at participating Goodwill of the Valleys location. We will receive it.

 

Donations in the Richmond and South Hampton Roads areas may be dropped off at any Goodwill of Central Virginia location. For the Northern Shenandoah Valley area, please call (540) 664-7552.

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Volunteer with Us

F.R.E.E. is a volunteer-led organization. We rely on volunteers to help with every aspect of running a community-based non-profit. Many of our volunteer positions do not require specific skills, knowledge, or experience.

F.R.E.E. has opportunities available to fit your schedule, and assures that you will find the experience rewarding.

 

To volunteer with F.R.E.E., please contact an office nearest you. Our office contact information and locations are listed below.

F.R.E.E. greatly appreciates our
partners, donors, and volunteers.

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To make a donation or volunteer with us, please contact or visit a F.R.E.E. location nearest you.

Roanoke (Headquarters)

1489 East Main Street
Salem, VA 24153

Ph: (540) 777-4929
Fax: (540) 777-1030

roanoke@free-foundation.org

Lynchburg

Tate Springs Medical Center
1900 Tate Springs Rd, Suite 21
Lynchburg, VA 24501

Ph: (434) 846-3733
Fax: (434) 846-3773

lynchburg@free-foundation.org

Richmond

6301 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA 23225

Ph: (804) 920-9828
Fax: (804) 767-4417

richmond@free-foundation.org

Northern Shenandoah Valley

333 West Cork Street, Suite 40
Winchester, VA, 22601

Ph: (540) 664-7552 (voicemail)
Fax: (303) 593-3519

nsv@free-foundation.org

Harrisonburg

2000 Beery Rd
Harrisonburg, VA 24801

Ph: (540) 564-5632
Fax: (540) 564-5152

harrisonburg@free-foundation.org

Williamsburg

701 Sentara Circle
Williamsburg, VA 23188

Ph: (757) 707-4741
Fax: (757) 337-5032

williamsburg@free-foundation.org

South Hampton Roads

(Mailing Address)

P.O. Box 66207
Virginia Beach, VA 23466

Ph: (757) 771-6183
Fax: (757) 447-6333

shr@free-foundation.org

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