Wish List

We appreciate your generosity in providing In-Kind donations to Helping Hand Home. Below is a list of our most needed items.

If you have questions or are interested in donating items, please contact Mary Ellen Lewis, Donor Relations Manager,
at mlewis@helpinghandhome.org

In-Kind Donation Policy

Please note, HHH is only able to accept NEW donation items. We cannot accept ANY used items such as clothing, toys, or bedding.

In-kind Donation Form

We appreciate your generosity in providing In-kind donations to Helping Hand Home. If you are interested in donating items, please fill out this form below and our development team will be in contact with you shortly.

If you have any questions please contact Mary Ellen Lewis, Donor Relations Manager, at mlewis@helpinghandhome.org

Wish List Items

Additional items can be found on our Amazon Wishlist HERE!

If you order any items on Amazon and would like to ship them to HHH, please include a gift receipt so that we can know that you sent them!

Please contact Mary Ellen Lewis, Donor Relations Manager, at mlewis@helpinghandhome.org if you are interested in making a donation or providing any of these wish list items. Thank you in advance for your generosity.

Priority Needs

AA Batteries

AAA Batteries

Anti-Bacterial Hand Soap

Clorox Wipes

See Foster Care List

See Healthcare List

Booster Seats with Backs and 5 point Harness

Children’s Socks (Kids size 13 – adult)

Portable DVD Players

MP3 Players

IPads/Tablets for Virtual Education & Communication

Target® Gift Cards

Walmart® Gift Cards

Amazon® Gift Cards

Visa® Gift Cards

Foster Care Needs

New boys infant clothing, 0-12 months


Carriers/wraps to wear babies

Sound machines

Infant Car seats(carrier or convertible)

Car Seat/Stroller Combo

Sleep sacks

Summer clothes (3 months to 4T)

Baby Friendly Toys

Diapers (sizes 1,2,3, and 4)


Similac Formula (blue can)

Wii video games- rated E

New clothing, size 0-4T.

Twin size and crib sheet sets

Movie theater, restaurant, and amusement center gift cards

Coloring and craft activities for younger children. (No beads, please)

Therapy Needs

Sensory, Theraplay, and Nurture Group Supplies:


Essential Oils

Mermaid sequin pillows

Fleece blankets


Lotions (lavender, peppermint, Bath and Body Works body collection)

BandAids- different themes and colors


Gummy Life Savers

Chinet paper plates

Red, blue, and green sharpies

Nerf Guns

Mustache stickers

Plastic disposable straws

Supplies for Calming Bottles:

Plastic Voss water bottles


Glitter glue

Beads with letters on them


Supplies for Slime:

Liquid starch


Shaving cream

Elmer’s glue

Jars/tins for the slime (no glass, please)

Food coloring

Gift Card and Event Recommendations

Target® Gift Cards

Walmart® Gift Cards

Salon Gift Certificates for Manicures and Pedicures (For Children’s Outings)

Movie Theater Tickets or Gift Cards (For Children’s Outings)

Gift Certificate to Chuck E. Cheese®, Gattiland®, and other restaurants

Gift Certificate to Main Event® and Jump Street®

Tickets to UT Athletic Events

Tickets to Age-Appropriate Concerts & Theater Performances

Home Needs

Twin sized bedding XL Dorm Style (comforters, deep pocket fitted sheets, sheet sets)

New Pillows

Dream Tents

Health and Hygiene Supplies

Toiletry Bags (all colors except black)

Alcohol Free Mouth Wash

Foam Soap

Deet-Free Bug Spray

Sensitive Skin Body Wash

Bandages like BandAid® Brand Bandages (Assorted Sizes)

Children’s Electric Toothbrushes

Men’s 2-in-1 Shampoo/Conditioner (Dove Men’s Care® or Suave®)

Suave® Professionals Shampoo & Conditioner Almond and Shea Butter

Shea Moisture 2 in 1 Shampoo & Conditioner

Shea Moisture Shampoo & Conditioner

Item NOT Suggested for Helping Hand Home

No Used Toys or Used Clothing

Toys With Guns or Weapons

Any Glass Items

Toys With Sharp Pieces of Glass

Bratz® Toys for Girls

G.I. Joe® Toys

Books, CDs, or Movies with Adult Content

Toys With Many Small Pieces

Toy Guns or Swords

Glow Sticks/Necklaces with Liquid Inside

Kiddie Pools