Non-Monetary Gifts | Red Door Family Shelter

Non-Monetary Gifts

Current Needs

Updated on: October 07, 2020

Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are currently not accepting any used items. We will resume accepting the used items that our residents need as soon as we are authorized to do so.

Items that we are accepting:

  • Full Sized Toiletries (Lotions/Body Butters, Body Wash, Deodorant/Antiperspirant, Toothpaste/Toothbrushes etc.) 
  • Kids Toothpaste/Toothbrushes
  • New Bath Towels and Hand Towels
  • Baby Wipes
  • Baby formula Powder Enfamil A+ (0-12months)
  • Food Delivery Cards
    • Gift cards for UberEats, Foodora, Skip the Dishes or other local restaurants.
  • PPE Items: Hand Sanitizer
  • Laundry detergent, soap and cleaning supplies.
  • Non-Perishable Foods
    • ex. pasta, canned fruits & vegetables, ketchup, sugar, rice, cereal, etc.

Please Note: We cannot accept used toys, used clothing, child cribs, change tables, car seats, play pens, stuffed animals, used undergarments, medication (including vitamins), high chairs, used books, VHS movies, used computer equipment, and items that are broken or in need of repair.

If you are interested in contributing furniture to our Moving Program, please visit our Moving Program page.

Donation Drop Off Centre

If you would like to donate any of the items listed above, please bring them to our administrative office location during house listed below.

  • NOTE: You must call ahead to ensure that we are able to accept your donation at 416-915-5671 ext 234.
  • Only items on the above lists will be accepted.

Drop off Location & Times:
21 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, ON, M4M 2R6
Monday through Friday- 9 am to 5 pm

For more information please contact our Inkind Coordinator at: or call 416-915-5671 x234