Wish List


From November 26 - January 7 Adsum House will NOT be accepting used items, as we prepare for Christmas and the generous donations of new gifts for our clients.

Donations can be dropped off at Adsum House front door, 2421 Brunswick Street, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, without prior notice. Thank you.

The women, children and youth at Adsum House and our other locations currently need the following new or gently used items:

  • Pyjamas - xsmall - xxlarge
  • New Underwear - xsmall - xxlarge
  • Slippers and cozy socks
  • $5 - $10 Tim cards
  • Grocery, Department, Drug and Dollar Store gift cards
  • Movie gift cards
  • Hair Straighteners
  • Seasonal footwear
  • Leggings, yoga style pants
  • Clothing - seasonal only please, as we have limited space
  • Maternity clothes
  • Size 2X and larger clothing
  • Towels, hand & bath size 
  • Personal care products (unopened only)
  • Non-perishable food items (unopened only)
  • Adult Bus Tickets
  • We gladly accept donations of tickets to concerts, plays, sports events, etc.

We will also happily accept the following small, new or used items for setting up apartments:

  • Dishes
  • Cutlery
  • Pots and Pans
  • Cooking utensils
  • Coffee makers and kettles
  • Non-stick frying pans
  • Can openers
  • Toasters and toaster ovens
  • Single, double & queen size sheets, please mark size on bags
  • Blankets and Comforters
  • DVD Players
  • Microwaves

Due to lack of space, we cannot accept furniture, large appliances, bookshelves, decorations and knick knacks.

Our clothing room is open to the wider community and we hold regular 'free' sales in the summer, so your support means a lot to everyone using the services of Adsum for Women & Children.  Thank you!