Personal Protective Equipment Needed

Lakeridge Health is accepting donations for specific commercially produced and hospital grade personal protective equipment on hand from physicians, dentists offices and other industries that have the PPE we require.

List of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Lakeridge Health

Personal Protective Equipment Needs

We are also seeking face shields and all types of viral swabs suitable for COVID-19 testing, including: 

  • Chlamydia swabs;
  • Hologic Aptima (white top with clear fluid);
  • Roche Cobas (yellow top and clear fluid); and 
  • Copan (red top and pink fluid).

Please Note: We sincerely appreciate the outpouring of support coming to us from business, industry and individuals. We have received many calls and offers to provide protective equipment (PPE) such as face masks for front line staff. At this time, we are only using commercially produced equipment. Thank you for wanting to help us in this way. Please stay tuned for more information on how you can help as this situation unfolds.

Who to Contact

For more information or to ask a questions about donating PPE and other items please contact our team at covid19giving@lh.ca or 905-576-8711 ext 36843.  

Where to Donate

Please drop off donations Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lakeridge Health’s Champlain Corporate Office located at 920 Champlain Court, Whitby at the West (main) entrance. This donation location is for our Ajax Pickering, Oshawa and Whitby hospitals.

For Bowmanville and Port Perry hospitals, please drop off your donation to the Shipping and Receiving area as follows:

  • Bowmanville Hospital, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
  • Port Perry Hospital, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.