Household/Personal/Medical Items

Ann Arbor PTO Thrift Shop

Ann Arbor PTO is a non-profit thrift shop that sells low cost items.


2280 S. Industrial Hwy.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 996-9155



Mon-Fri, 10am-7pm

Sat, 9am-6pm

Sun, 11am-5pm

Ann Arbor Thrift Shop

Ann Arbor Thrift Shop sells high quality, gently used items to the public.


3500 Suite K Washtenaw Ave.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104 

Phone: (734) 662-6771


Hours: Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm


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Ann Arbor Address: 

4076 Packard St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Phone: (734) 780-7565


Ann Arbor West Address:

283 S. Zeeb Rd., Suite F

Ann Arbor, MI, 48103

Phone: (734) 780-7800


Emmanuel Lutheran Church

Medical equipment that is donated to the church, such as crutches, canes, walkers, bedside commodes and tray tables, are loaned to those who need them (wheelchairs are no longer carried). Emmanuel's Clothes Closet receives donations of clean, serviceable clothing and small household items, sorts it, and distributes it to those who need it.


201 N. River St. 

Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Phone: (734) 482-7121


Hours: Weds, 9am-10:30am

Faith in Action

Faith in Action distributes donated clothing and household goods to anyone free of charge. Individuals can shop at the FIA Clothing Room every two weeks up to 12 times each year, 3 grocery bags of items/visit.


There is also a Free Medical Equipment Closet where donated durable medical equipment is made available to anyone who needs it on an as-needed basis.

Address: 603 S. Main St., Chelsea, MI 48118

Phone: (734) 475-3305



Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm

Weds, 9am-7pm

Friends in Deed

Friends In Deed accepts donations of used furniture and passes it on for free to families in need. To receive furniture, they will need a copy of front page of resident’s

lease, proof of residency, and proof of income. You will speak with them and they will ask you to fax it over to (734) 484-5335.


1196 Ecorse Rd.

Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Phone: (734) 484-7607



Hours: By appointment

Habitat for Humanity ReStore

Habitat for Humanity sells used furniture, appliances, building materials, tools, lighting, new and used floor coverings, home decorations, and painting supplies.


6241 Jackson Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 822-1530


Hours: Tue-Sat, 10am-6pm


HearUSA provides free hearing screenings, audiology services, and sells hearing aids to those who are hard of hearing.


Concord Center

2900 S. State Street, Suite R-6

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 663-2915



Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm

Sat by appointment

Hope Clinic

Hope Clinic provides personal care items and household cleaning supplies that can be obtained during a food bank appointment or on a walk-in basis in emergency situations.


The organization also provides emergency diapers, wipes, baby food, and formula as available. The walk-in hours are Thursdays from 2:00 – 4:00 pm—no appointment necessary.


518 Harriet St.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 484-2989




Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm

Sat, 8:30am-11pm

(Please call to make an appointment after 9am)

House by the Side of the Road

The House by the Side of the Road offers used household items for free to those in need, no referrals needed.


2051 S. State St.

Ann Arbor MI, 48104

Phone: (734) 769-4085


Mon-Fri, 10am-2pm

1st Saturday of each month unless there is a football game

Kiwanis Thrift Sale West

Over 60,000 square feet of indoor, outdoor, and business furniture, sports & exercise, toys, kitchen & household, recreation, decorating, collecting, seasonal, electronics, books, jewelry, lamps, luggage, office supplies, dishes, clothing, and more.

Eligible households are identified through human service agencies in Washtenaw County for the Kiwanis Voucher Program. Families can shop with a trained representative to spend their vouchers on household items during certain times of the week.


100 N Staebler Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 665-0450


Hours: Fri and Sat, 9am-1pm

Lions Club of Ann Arbor

This organization provides hearing and vision screening services to children and adults and provides assistance with obtaining hearing aids and eyeglasses.

Phone: (734) 786-7303

(Clients need to have their social worker or caseworker call this number on their behalf in order to get assistance)


Medicine Assistance Tool

PhRMA’s Medicine Assistance Tool (MAT) is a search engine designed to help patients, caregivers and health care providers learn more about the resources available through the various biopharmaceutical industry programs. MAT is not its own patient assistance program, but rather a search engine for many of the patient assistance resources that the biopharmaceutical industry offers.

Mosa Audiological Services

This practice provides hearing tests, hearing aids and assistive technology, and rehabilitative therapies.They also offer Walk-In Hearing Aid checkup and cleaning between 9am-11am and 1:30pm-3:00pm daily either for free or for a small charge.


5333 McAuley Dr., Suite 2016

Ypsilanti, MI, 48197

Phone: (734) 221-5080


Office of Community Development Accessibility Ramp Program

This program offers grants for the installation of exterior ramps to homes occupied by low income persons, in order to improve the accessibility of their home.Manufactured homes are eligible for this program on a case-by-case basis. Washtenaw County residents only.


Office of Community and Economic Development

415 W Michigan Avenue 2nd Floor

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 544-6748


Accessibility Ramp Program-


Housing Rehabilitation Program-

Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm

Patient Access Network Foundation

Helps eligible underinsured patients afford the copayments for pharmaceutical treatment

for 60 different diseases.

Phone: (866) 316-7263


Reuse Center, Recycle Ann Arbor

The Reuse Center sells used furniture and household items.


2420 S. Industrial Hwy.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 222-7880


Tues-Fri 10am-6pm

Sat 10am-5pm

Sun 11am-3pm

SOS Community Services

The SOS Resource Center offers emergency food and fresh produce, food for seniors through partnership with FOCUS HOPE, utility assistance, bus tokens and Fare Deal application assistance, access to computers and phones, housing information, personal care items, baby items, referrals to other resources, MI Bridges Assistance.


114 N. River St.

Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Phone: (734) 485-8730


Mon, 9am-1pm

Thurs-Fri, 9am-4pm

Saline Area Social Services

Saline Area Social Services provides personal items such as eyeglasses, backpacks, bicycles, children’s musical instruments, and supplies, among other services. Families must reside within the Saline Area School District.


224 W Michigan Ave.

Saline, MI 48176

Phone: (734) 429-4570



Mon, 10am-5:30pm

Tue-Thurs, 10am-2:30pm

Salvation Army

The Salvation Army Thrift Shop sells affordable goods.


1621 S. State St

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 332-3948


Hours: Mon-Sat, 9am-10pm

Second Baptist Church

Second Baptist Church distributes household goods, small appliances, clothes, and books on Fridays at 11:30am.

Address: 850 Red Oak Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 663-9369


The Share House

This thrift store sells clothes, household items, and furniture at a low price.


5161 Jackson Rd.

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 222-0876



Mon-Fri, 10am-6pm

Sat, 9am-5pm

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