Shelter Needs List

Homeless Shelter Financial Help and Supplies Needed

Financial

  • Cash donations for utilities

Other

  • Bus Passes
  • Baby diapers and wipes
  • Baby corn starch/powder
  • Socks (men and women)
  • Ziplock bags (Quart and Gallon size)
  • Men's work gloves

Bedding (all twin sizes)

  • Mattresses
  • Mattress covers
  • Sheets 
  • Pillows
  • Zippered vinyl pillow covers
  • Blankets

Cleaning supplies

  • Paper items (paper towels, toilet tissue and napkins)
  • Garbage bags, large (39gal)
  • Floor cleaner
  • Mops and sweepers
  • Laundry detergent
  • Odor control products
  • Cleaning pads
  • Bathroom and disinfectant cleaner
  • Toilet bowl cleaner

Personal hygiene

  • Hand sanitizers
  • Mouthwash
  • Toothpaste and toothbrushes (adult and child)
  • Men and women deodorant and lotion
  • Body Wash (for men and women)
  • Hand soaps and bar soaps
  • Shaving gel and razors
  • Feminine sanitary supplies
  • New hair combs
  • Underwear (for men and women)
  • Towels and washcloths
  • Unisex shower shoes (flip flops)
  • Foot powder

Food

  • Grab-and-go breakfast items
  • Juice boxes
  • Meals needed on Saturday and Sunday, enough food for 24 persons delivered between 5 and 6 pm. Call ahead to arrange with shelter director, 910-347-3227.