Wheelchairs & Other Equipment
Finger Lakes Independence Center (FLIC) (607-272-2433, 215 Fifth St., Ithaca) provides a "Please Try It" room that displays and loans a wide range of assistive devices including ramps, wheelchairs, walkers, etc.
Wonderful Wheelchairs is a local volunteer organization that refurbishes and sells wheelchairs at very reasonable prices. For more information, call Carol John at 607-351-1655 or Monte May at 607-272-8224 or 592-4490.
Loan closets for wheelchairs, beds, etc. are maintained by the Trumansburg American Legion (607-387-4212), the Dryden Veterans' Memorial Home (607-844-9900), and the Groton American Legion (607-898-3837).
Medical equipment can also be purchased from Lincare, Guthrie Med Supply, Franciscan Health Support, and other suppliers listed in the Yellow Pages under "Hospital Equipment and Supplies."