Our Wish List

We rely on donations of items from our Wish List to help to keep costs low so that we can continue to provide a home away from home for the hundreds of families that come through our doors each year.

These items, which include baking supplies, toiletries, crafts and recreation materials and pick-me-up gifts for families, go a long way in helping our families feel at home while they are here.

Please note, thanks to our generous donors, we are not currently in need of any quilts or blankets. 

Our House Wish List

Around the House

  • High efficiency unscented liquid laundry detergent
  • Unscented fabric softener
  • Unscented dryer sheets
  • Bleach
  • Mr Clean
  • Garbage bags White – 50.8 cm x 49.5 cm
  • Garbage bags Black Garbage Bags – 26 in. x 33.5 in.
  • Garbage bags Industrial Drum Bags 35 in x 47.5 in.
  • Garbage bags Clear Trash Bags 31 in x 45.5 in.
  • Liquid hand soap (refill size)
  • Windex
  • Vinegar

In the Kitchen

  • Individual single serving milk – white and chocolate.
    (We use approximately 220 per week)
  • Cheese strings (100 per week)
  • Yogurt cups – individual containers (70 per week)
  • Kitchen utensils (i.e. spatulas, serving spoons, etc.)
  • Reusable water bottles / reusable cups with straws
  • Plastic (Ziploc) bags (medium, large or XL sizes and freezer bags)
  • Take-away food containers

Baking Supplies

To be used by our volunteer bakers who help make our families feel at home.

  • Sugar (brown and white)
  • Chocolate chips (semi sweet and milk)
  • Raisins
  • Eggs
  • Skor bits
  • Cocoa powder
  • Shredded coconut
  • Butter
  • Vanilla extract (pure)

Gifts for Babies

  • Play mats
  • Walking toys
  • Stroller toys
  • Developmental toys
  • Baby monitors
  • Baby books
  • Preemie clothes
  • Bottle warmers
  • Baby bath items

Gifts for Parents

  • Coffee/tea mugs
  • To-go mugs
  • Baseball caps (not sports-related)
  • Socks
  • Books
  • Gift certificates
  • Adult colouring books

Thanks to our generous donors, we are not currently in need of the following items:

  • Blankets/quilts


For more information, please call 403-240-3000.