Welcome To ReCARES!

COVID-19 Safety Guidelines:

In order to be mindful of COVID-19 safety precautions, please wear a mask upon visiting and throughout your visit, and please be mindful of social distancing guidelines while waiting. Thank you.


ReCARES collects, redistributes, and encourages reuse throughout its 3 Bay Area locations. Our volunteers receive and redistribute donations of clean, gently used medical equipment and unused home health care supplies each week. These are provided free of charge to those in need who visit our sites.

Please read the Donor and Recipient FAQs for more information. If after reading our website, you still have questions, leave us a message by calling one of the numbers below:


Entrance on 27th St via Parking lot to the Garage

Open Hours: Fridays, 12 PM-4 PM. Open every week, except for major holidays or announced closures.
Address: 2619 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612. In the underground parking lot behind the 1st Presbyterian Church. Entrance via 27th St. GoogleMap link

Entrance on 27th St, via Parking lot behind the 1st Presbyterian Church.



San Francisco

Open Hours: Thursdays, 10 AM-3 PM.
Address63 Dorland Street, San Francisco, CA 94110.

Marin County

To learn more about our location in Marin County, please visit their website www.marinmer.org
Open Hours: Wednesdays, 11 AM-2 PM
3100 Kerner Blvd, San Rafael, CA 94901

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Weekly updates

News for Friday 08/19

Did you know? Arriving before noon is usually not a good idea. Here are 3 reasons why: Because our volunteers need the time before noon to set up the site. There are often shorter...