Open Source Medical Supplies

Empowering people around the world with reliable information to keep their communities healthy and safe

Right Image: Open Works, Baltimore, USA; Devon Rowland

Fostering community-led responses to global crises.

OSMS provides a curated open-source design library, and guidance to support local groups in effectively organizing fabrication and distribution efforts to meet the local demand for COVID-19 supplies.

Medical and maker communities coming together
MAKE MEDICAL SUPPLIES

MAKE MEDICAL SUPPLIES

Explore our library of over 100+ Open Source Projects. Create Medical Supplies and PPE for you and your community.

FIND A LOCAL GROUP

FIND A LOCAL RESPONSE GROUP

There are Local Response Groups all over the world making medical supplies. Find a group near you, or start your own.

JOIN THE CONVERSATION

JOIN THE CONVERSATION

OSMS started as a Facebook Group sharing knowledge, ideas and designs, and is now up to 73,500 members. Connect with our international community!

Impact

See the impact of our global community addressing medical supply shortages.

73,500

Facebook Group Members

55

Countries with Active Local Response Efforts

750+

Local Response Groups

16+ Million

Supplies Delivered by the Global Community

Community Stories

Here, we’ve gathered stories about the individuals that stepped up to provide
medical supplies for their communities.

The Crafty Avenger

If you think “The Crafty Avenger” sounds like the name of a superhero, you’re not wrong.  Rachel Sadd (aka Crafty,…
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