These organizations accept donations of medical equipment and supplies
as noted below.
Baton Rouge Metropolitan Lions Club
6935 Van Gogh Ave
Baton Rouge, La 70806
Safe Medication Disposal Program
MedPro Disposal, a low-cost alternative medical waste
disposal service, is providing Baton Rouge residents 10% off their sharps
disposal mail back service. The mail back program offers a safe way for
residents to safely and cost effectively dispose of their used sharps such as
needles, syringes, or lancets. Their mail back kits will be shipped to you with
approved container, prepaid return slip, and shipping box. Visit their website
at https://www.medprodisposal.com/louisiana , go to mail back program, and enter promo
code BRSHARPS at check-out to save 10% on your order.
Medications, prescription drugs, medical supplies
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul accepts numerous
items for their community Pharmacy.
Items accepted include Advil, Motrin (200mg),
Aleve, Claritin, Multi-Vitamins, Vitamin C, robitussin,
Robitussin-pm, sugar free cough syrups and drops, cold medicine for
high blood pressure, Benadryl, rubbing alcohol, Neosporin, Ensure,
Ducatrol, Maalox, Mylanta, Tums, low dose Aspirin, Rolaids, Gas-X,
Emetrol, Tylenol Extra Strength, Pepcid A-C and Zantac. Generic
versions of these items are also acceptable. Call the Pharmacy at
(225) 383-7450 for more information.
They will also accept many unused prescription drugs.
The prescription drugs must be in the original prescription bottle, with
a legible label intact. Call (225) 383-7450 to inquire what medications
they will accept.
Note: They do not accept empty prescription bottles. Empty prescription bottles should be recycled by placing in your recycling cart.
Wheel chairs, canes, walkers and many other types of medical equipment will also be accepted. Call (225) 383-7450 to determine if your donation is needed.
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul
1647 Convention St.
Baton Rouge, La 70802