Old Computers for Charities or Recycling

thetechangel.com has long encouraged for anyone old computer they no longer want to pass it on ‘to another life’ so it made use of again. Below is a list of charitable organisations that has been collated together for your use.

If you know of a company or charity that could be listed here, or details are incorrect or need updating, please do get in touch.

Charity & Website



Recycle Now Offical UK government website on where and how to recycle. A directory of
recycling centres and collections
Computer Aid Recycle computers for re-use in schools & community organisations in developing countries 020 7281 0091
Community Technology Collect and refurbish IT equipment & provide low-cost PCs to low-income or community groups & charitable organisations 020 7733 3334
Digital Links International Collect and refurbish IT equipment from corporate and public sector organizations for re-use in developing countries. 020 7785 6261
DonateAPC.org.uk Free web site service where individuals / organisations can offer their old computers & other ICT equipment to charities
Hewlett Packard
Do recycle computers and may donate some to charities
In Kind Direct A charity which receives PCs from companies, puts on new software and re-distributes them to other charities. 020 7860 5930
Maxitech.biz Re-use and Recycling service for redundant electronics and IT equipment 0870 199 5910
Out Of Afrika Out Of Afrika run Computers. For Africa, which provides PCs to schools and colleges in Kenya.
Tools For Schools Recycle and refurbish PCs for schools 020 7689 1990