The Loan Closet will be temporarily closed on Thursday and Friday, November 16 and 17, due to construction. The Loan Closet will reopen its doors on Monday, November 20 in its new home at 360 Olive Street. We look forward to serving you then.

The Loan Closet has been in operation since 1951 and is completely supported through private contributions, often from people who have benefited from this service.

To check on availability of equipment or make an appointment time please call 805.690.6235 or email

Click the link to see and print the Loan Closet Equipment Loan Form

Your tax-deductible donations are appreciated and will ensure the Loan Closet is available to help the next family in need. Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care and Affiliates remains committed to providing this vital community service. If you would like to help support this effort click here to make a secure online gift.

The Loan Closet is open Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm and is located at:
360 Olive Street
Santa Barbara, CA

Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care and Affiliates (VNHC) do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, religion, gender, sexual orientation or age in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services, and activities, or in employment.
For further information about this policy as it pertains to patient services, programs and activities, contact the Compliance Director at (805) 965-5555 or email

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