Project MEND


roject MEND has been providing medical medical equipment for the communities’ most vulnerable families for more than 25 years.  Project MEND is the ONLY nonprofit in South Texas providing refurbished and sanitized medical equipment and financial assistance for the purchase of assistive technologies.  They proudly serve children and aging adults; veterans, their spouses and children; individuals living with disability and/or life altering illness, regardless of their situation; those who are economically challenged, unemployed, homeless, uninsured or are experiencing gaps in their insurance coverage.


Project MEND is committed to improving the quality of life for individuals living with disabilities and illness through the refurbishment, reuse and distribution of medical equipment and assistive technology.


Believing that mobility and independence are basic human rights, Project MEND promotes the health and self-sufficiency of people living with disabilities or life-altering illness by providing innovate solutions that assist in overcoming obstacles and barriers.

Contact Us

Project MEND 5727 IH-10 West San Antonio, TX 78201
(210) 223-6363 (MEND)

What Programs Does Project MEND Offer?

Medical Equipment Reuse Program:

They accept donations of gently used medical equipment from the community and repair, refurbish, sanitize, and distribute the medical equipment to Texans in need.

Medical Equipment Examples:
Wheelchairs, Walkers, Rollators, Hospital Beds, Tub Transfer Benches, Scooters, Power Chairs, Canes, Shower Chairs, Crutches, Other Items May Be Available.

Assistive Technology (AT) Financial Aid:

TAssistive Technology(AT is any item that can be used to help someone with a disability successfully function at home, school, or work and in the community. The purpose of the program is to fill the gaps in service by providing financial aid to obtain items available in our inventory needed to improve a person's quality of life.

Assistive Technology Examples:
- Diabetic Shoes, Orthotic Devices, Portable Ramps, Lift Chairs, Hearing Aids, Communication Devices, Vehicle Equipment Carriers, Specialized Seating, Other Items May Be Available.

Project MEND KIDS Program:

Project MEND KIDS provides refurbished medical equipment and financial assistance for specialized assistive technology, which promotes the health, growth, and self-sufficiency of children living with disabilities. These services are available to infants, toddlers, and children up to the age of 18. They DO NOT focus on any one particular cause of disability; but rather. work to support any family in need of assistance for their child.

Medical Equipment Reuse Examples:
- Wheelchairs, Hospital Beds, EZ Stands, Gait Trainers, Scooters, Specialized Power Chairs, Forearm Crutches, Bathroom Assistance Items, Other Items May Be Available.

Assistive Technology Financial Aid Examples:
- Cranial Helmets, Seating Aids, Therapuetic Carseats, Prosthetic Limbs, Orthopedic Shoes, Gait Trainers, Adaptive Switches, Communication Devices, Special Needs Strollers, Wheelchairs, Other Items May Be Available.

Upcoming Events

Harlandale ISD’s Annual “What’s Next?” Symposium

Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Centro Fitness Encino Ballroom: 8300 Commercial Ave, San Antonio, TX 77221

20th Annual Low Vision EXPO 

Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: TRIPOINT Event Center:  3233 N. St. Mary’s St., San Antonio, TX 78212

5th Annual Warehouse Open House

Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Project MEND Warehouse: 1201 Austin St., San Antonio, TX 77208

2018 BIG GIVE 

Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time: 12:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m.

If you are interested in supporting Project MEND please contact (210) 223-6363(MEND) or  via email at


“My family will never be able to thank Project MEND enough for the difference they've made in Ethan's life.”

- Denise, Ethan's Mother

“I am so grateful to Project MEND for helping me get this electric wheelchair. It's made a HUGE impact for the betterment of my quality of life.”

- Mark