Other Equipment Loan Programs
Criteria for Loaner Closet:
- Must have a diagnosis of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)
- Equipment is supplied on a temporary basis or until no longer needed by the PALS (Person Living with ALS)
- Live within the State of South Carolina.
- Dorian Jeffcoat, MSW
Patient Services Coordinator
- Cindy Bonner
Patient Services Assistant
disAbility Resource Center (dRC)7944 Dorchester Road, Suite 5
North Charleston, SC 29418
Phone: (843) 225-5080
Fax: (843) 225-5082
Toll Free/TTY: 1-866-874-7730
dRC keeps a loan closet of durable medical equipment and consumables. These items are donated to dRC, and their availability varies.
A consumer must be included on the dRC database, and must have accepted or waived an Independent Living Plan to obtain Direct Services. Consumers / caregivers will have certain basic responsibilities outlined in the ILP, such as obtaining or helping to raise some part of the funds, or agreeing to volunteer as able within their communities.
South Carolina Equipment Distribution Program1401 Main Street, Suite 825
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 737-0808 / Toll Free: 1-877-225-8337 (V)
(803) 737-0846 / Toll Free: 1-877-889-8337 (TTY)
Individuals who are experiencing difficulty using their current telephone equipment are encouraged to apply for assistive equipment through the South Carolina Equipment Distribution Program (SC EDP). This program provides telecommunications equipment at no cost to South Carolina residents with qualifying hearing, speech, blind/low vision with hearing loss or dual sensory disabilities.