Our Wish List

Many times a person or family leaves their home in a hurry and arrives at our shelter with nothing. These are items that are most useful for a survivor of a domestic violence situation.

Our Wish List

Many times a person or family leaves their home in a hurry and arrives at our shelter with nothing. These are items that are most useful for a survivor of a domestic violence situation.

Personal Care Items

Deodorant
Tampons
Brushes, including those with stiff/hard bristles
Combs and picks
Hair ties
African American hair care products
(such as hair grease, oil sheen, oil moisturizing spray)
Nail clippers
Tweezers
Travel sized shaving cream
Disposable razors
Travel size hairspray, gel, mousse
Travel size Qtips and Kleenex
Body scrubbers
Makeup bags
Eyeliner, mascara, other make up
Small bottles of body spray

Children's Needs

Baby teethers
Dreft or other brand baby laundry soap
Pacifiers
Diapers and wipes
Formula
Electrolyte replacement drinks
Baby wash, baby lotion
Baby bottles
Bottle brushes (for cleaning bottles)
Sippy cups
Children’s underwear and socks for boys and
girls age infant to teen
Coloring books, activity books

Kitchen Items

Paper plates & bowls, plastic & Styrofoam drinking cups,
plastic utensils
Kitchenware (no glass please) – bowls, plates,cups
Large food storage containers with lids
Large pitchers with lids

Cleaning Supplies

Lysol or other brand disinfecting wipes
Bleach
Laundry soap

Food

Sugar, flour, and spices (salt, pepper, etc.)
Juice, bottled water, fruit punch, Gatorade
Kool-Aid packets
Soup – especially ‘chunky’ variety
Ramen noodles
Fruit snacks/Fruit roll-ups
Ensure or other brand liquid nutrition drinks
Other non-perishable, pre-packaged food items

Clothing

Bras of assorted sizes, especially 36-42+, C, D, DD, DDD
Cotton panties of assorted sizes, 5-11
Socks, regular and ankle length
Slipper socks
Slippers
Pajamas or scrubs M-L-XL, XXL
Winter hats, gloves, mittens, scarves for
children and adults

Linens

Plastic pillow case covers
Twin size sheets
Pillow cases
Pillows
Towels
Face towels
Wash cloths

Misc.

Umbrellas
Batteries
Stamps
RMTD bus passes
Pens, spiral notebooks, folders
Journals
Daily/weekly planners, calendars
Drugstore reading glasses
Book bags or other carrying bags
Purses
First Aid supplies

Rockford

Domestic Violence Shelter and Treatment Center

220 Easton Parkway
Rockford, IL 61108

Substance Abuse Phone: 815.962.0871
Substance Abuse Fax: 815.962.7895

Domestic Violence Phone: 815.962.6102
Domestic Violence Fax: 815.490.1050

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Belvidere

Treatment Center

2028 North State St.
Belvidere, IL 61008-1971

Substance Abuse Phone: 815.547.4502
Substance Abuse Fax: 815.544.0391

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Administrative Offices

220 Easton Parkway
Rockford, IL 61108

Phone: 815.966.1285
Fax: 815.962.7895

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Serving North and Central Illinois Since 1955

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