June 3rd 013Your in-kind assistance with our day to day program expenses helps us deliver services to more families.

See our current and ongoing needs in these areas:
Fun, Art & Education, Meeting the Needs of our Families, and General/Operational Needs.

Current Needs

  • Power drill
  • Therapeutic toy: Marble Maze
  • Easel (2-sided, one chalkboard, one for painting)
  • Yarn
  • Whiteboard easel pad
  • Whiteboard markers
  • Watercolor palettes
  • Creative sandbox toys (wooden spoons, ladles/spatulas, muffin tins, pots & pans, mixing bowls, etc)
  • Blue tarp (water in dramatic play)
  • Bingo daubers
  • Buttons
  • Paper (all kinds, especially colored & watercolor paper)
  • Canvases (any & all sizes)
  • Clay (other sculpting/building art material)
  • Tissue paper
  • Glue (white liquid and clear liquid, by the gallon)
  • Gift cards (book stores, Home Depot, craft stores)
  • Binoculars (toy or real)
  • Plastic U safety locks
  • Foam blocks
  • Pony beads
  • Feathers for crafting
  • Googly eyes for crafting
  • Lollipop molds
  • Child friendly field guides for the Willamette Valley
  • Children’s book: Wish Upon A Star: A Story For Children With a Parent Who is Mentally ill by Pamela L. Laskin
  • Baby wipes
  • Miniature dry erase boards for kids to use ( 5-8)
  • Magnetic whiteboard 4×6
  • Portable CD player


Ongoing Needs

Fun, Art & Education
  • Arts & craft supplies (crayons, stickers, water colors, paper, paint brushes, etc)
  • Blank journals or planners (for keeping track of appointments, etc)
  • Board games
  • Cardboard blocks
  • Dry erase markers and erasers
  • Floor puzzles (science & nature theme)
  • Legos
  • Markers
  • Plastic tools (hammers, etc)
  • Sidewalk chalk
  • Velcro
  • Watercolor bottles

Meeting the Daily Needs of our Children & Families
  • Baby wipes
  • Diapers (especially sizes 3-6 & pull-ups)
  • Infant/toddler/child size toothbrushes
  • Shorts/tops (girls size 6/7 & boys size 2-3T)
  • Pants/shirts (boys & girls sizes 2T-7)
  • Rubber boots (child size 8 – youth size 3)
  • Children’s gloves & hats
  • Children’s washable rain gear (size 4-14)
  • Socks and underwear (boys & girls sizes 4-8)
  • Personal hygiene items
  • Swaddling blankets for newborns
  • Safety supplies (outlet covers, baby gates, doorknob covers, safety latches)
  • Gift cards (Target, Fred Meyer, Kmart, children’s resale shops)
  • Sports activities scholarships from local businesses (Lil’Kickers, karate, dance, etc)

General/Operational Needs
  • Paper products (toilet paper, paper towels, Kleenex)
  • Cleaning & laundry supplies
  • Small microwave
  • Paper plates