~ WOMEN’S SHELTER NEEDS LIST ~

Donations can be dropped off at our office during business hours.

We are located at 134 S. China Lake Blvd. in  Ridgecrest, CA.

Please contact us by phone at 760-371-1969 or send us a message from the Contact Us page.

Please visit our Membership page to learn more about becoming a Women’s Center Sponsor.

Donations can also be made through the United Way.


HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTS:

  • Hypoallergenic laundry soap & regular laundry soap
  • Fabric softener – Liquid and dryer sheets
  • Gallon size Ziploc bags
  • Trash bags (13gallon)
  • Clorox wipes
  • Lysol spray
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Flat irons / curling irons (for hair)
  • Blow dryers
  • Shampoo – adult and baby
  • Conditioner
  • Hand soap
  • Shaving cream
  • Good working vacuums
  • Brooms
  • Plungers
  • General cleaning supplies
  • Queen sheet sets
  • clothes hangers, adult and baby (especially baby)

Baby Items

  • Any size diapers (especially 3,4,5, & 6)
  • Diaper rash ointment (A&D, bacitracin)
  • Baby Powder
  • Baby lotion
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby Girl clothes 0-3m, 3-6m, 9-12m, 12-18m, 18-24m, 2T, 3T, 4T
  • Scratch mittens
  • Pull-ups (all sizes)
  • Sippie cups
  • Bottles

Children

  • Boys pants size 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12
  • Boys shorts size 14, 16, 18
  • Boys shirts size 5, 6, 7, 8, 10/12
  • Boy and Girl shoes size 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
  • 2T girls summer clothes
  • Girls pants/ bottoms size 12
  • Girls skirts size 10
  • Girls dresses size 3, 4, 5
  • Girls shorts size 5T
  • Girls Jeans size 4T, 7, 8
  • Boys and Girls pajamas, all sizes
  • Boys and Girls swimm suits, all sizes
  • Boys and Girls tank tops, all sizes

Women, and Men

  • Bras: 38B, 36C, 34D, 36D, 40-46DD and up
  • All sizes nursing and maternity bras
  • Ultra or super size feminine kotex/maxi pads – long and with wings if possible
  • Regular and Large size tampons
  • Jeans 9, 13, 14
  • Women’s dresses size XL, 2X, 18/20
  • Women’s shoes size 9.5 and up
  • Makeup
  • Eye liners – black and brown
  • Mascara – black and brown
  • Eye Shadows
  • Hairspray, mousse, scrunch spray, grease, detangler
  • Unused hairbrushes
  • Facewash/cleanser
  • Men and Women swim suits, all sizes

HEALTH ITEMS / MEDICINE:

  • Infant pain medicine
  • Infant fever reducer medicine
  • Cloreseptic for children
  • Lansinoh
  • Breast pads
  • Children’s cough syrup (day time and night time)
  • Tylenol – for adults / Midol or Pamprin – menstrual cramps
  • Anti-Fungal ointment (Lotrimin, Lamicil, etc. (athletes foot))
  • Teething ointment
  • Tums
  • Burn ointment (not sunburn)
  • Sunburn ointment
  • Liquid bandage
  • Muscle ointment (Icee Hot)
  • Nausea Meds
  • Q-tips
  • Adult cold medicine (Nyquil, Dayquil)
  • Bacitracin ointment
  • Migrane Medication
  • Laxative tablets
  • Gloves – cleaning and food preparation (med & large)
  • Lice treatment
  • Unused chapstick
  • Ace Bandages

OFFICE SUPPLIES / ART SUPPLIES:

  • Pipe cleaners (crafts)
  • Journals
  • Note book binders
  • Clear packing tape / masking tape / Duct tape
  • Working telephones
  • Storage bins (Larger ones for clothes and shoes and smaller sized for craft and toy items)
  • Adult scissors
  • Rubber Bands, all sizes
  • Ink for printers – HP 60XL
  • Dry erase Markers

School Supplies

  • BACKPACKS
  • 3X5 Index cards
  • Wide and College ruled lined paper
  • Pens – all colors
  • Erasers – All Kinds
  • Scissors – Childrens
  • Folders – Assorted
  • Dividers – Assorted
  • Glue Sticks
  • Composition Books
  • Notebooks, spiral, subject
  • 3 Ring Binders – 1″
  • Pencil Sharpeners
  • Large craft sticks
  • Glitter Glue
  • Markers – Assorted colors
  • Colored Pencils
  • Highlighters – Assorted colors