Weekly Updates

May Updates

Friday 05/27:
Here are some recommendations to have a better experience when coming to ReCARES:
-Make a list of what you need, so it is easier and faster to help you.
Bring your patience, there are often waiting times.
Be kind, our volunteers are doing their best to help you.
Thanks to our donors, this week’s specials are:
  • Enemas and laxatives
  • Saline solution/ flush
  • Ostomy supplies (pouches, baseplates, skin prep)
  • Tracheostomy Care supplies
  • Pulmonary Vest Therapy
  • Urinary catheters for men
  • 2-wheels walkers
  • Tape briefs, especially Medium size
  • Oral swabs
  • Wedge pillows
  • Air pressure mattresses & cushions
Currently not accepting:
  • The Oakland location is currently not accepting knee/ankle/leg/arm braces
  • Nebulizers & respiratory supplies
  • Urinary supplies such as catheters, drainage bags, etc.
  • Needles, catheters & IV supplies
  • To learn more about other items we are not currently accepting at the Oakland site, please click here