|A Baby's Breath - Baby Store||Do you need anything for the baby? It’s probably here in the Baby Store. Every time you walk through the door at A Baby’s Breath, you earn credits that can be used for your baby’s needs, as well as a tangible sign of your work on your future with your baby.
||Montgomery||A Baby's Breath - Montgomery; Jeffersonville||A Baby's Breath|
|A Baby's Breath - Baby Store||The Baby Store houses supplies for the babies of ABB's clients (diapers, clothing, toys, cribs, etc.) and maternity clothing, which have been given by individual donors throughout the Delaware Valley.||Delaware||Wayne Office||A Baby's Breath|
|A Baby's Breath - Baby Store - Collegeville||Do you need anything for the baby? It’s probably here in the Baby Store. Every time you walk through the door at A Baby’s Breath, you earn credits that can be used for your baby’s needs, as well as a tangible sign of your work on your future with your baby.
||Montgomery||Collegeville Office||A Baby's Breath|
|Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene - The Bridge Food Pantry and Clothing Closet - Bedding||The Bridge is a Food Pantry and Clothing Closet located on the property of the Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene. It is housed in a trailer behind the main church building. This program is meant to meet the physical and spiritual needs of individuals who find themselves in a difficult and unexpected circumstance. This compassionate ministry helps meet physical needs, as well as offer a place for emotional and spiritual encouragement much needed in difficult times.||Chester||AVON GROVE CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE||Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene|
|Blair County Community Action Hope to Dream Program Beds and Bedding for Children Bedford County||Through a partnership with Ashley Furniture Employees, this program provides bed and bedding to children who either don't have a bed or are sleeping on something not meant to be used as a permanent bed. Normal giveaway capacity is 45 beds per year.||Bedford||Blair County Community Action Hope to Dream Program||Blair County Community Action Agency|
|Blair County Community Action Hope to Dream Program Beds and Bedding for Children Blair County||Through a partnership with Ashley Furniture Employees, this program provides bed and bedding to children who either don't have a bed or are sleeping on something not meant to be used as a permanent bed. Normal giveaway capacity is 45 beds per year.||Blair||Blair County Community Action Hope to Dream Program||Blair County Community Action Agency|
|Blair County Community Action - Hope to Dream Program - Cambria||Through a partnership with Ashley Furniture Employees, this program provides bed and bedding to children who either don't have a bed or are sleeping on something not meant to be used as a permanent bed. Normal giveaway capacity is 45 beds per year.||Cambria||Blair County Community Action Hope to Dream Program||Blair County Community Action Agency|
|Boro Women & Family Services - Material Needs Assistance||Baby Care Essentials
Bathing Supplies||Erie||Boro Women & Family Services||Boro Women & Family Services|
|Christian Recovery Aftercare Ministry, Inc. - Distribution Center||This distribution center includes tangible household items, such as kitchen utensils, pots, pans, towels, sheets, pillows, etc. These items are distributed to clients to assist them with immediate housing needs upon release to the community.||Dauphin||Christian Recovery Aftercare Ministry, Inc.||Christian Recovery Aftercare Ministry, Inc. |
|Clothing & Household Bank||Thanks to donations from the community our clothing bank is well stocked with clothing, shoes and coats for men, women, and children. We also have household items such as dishes, pots and pans, small appliances, bedding, towels and miscellaneous items for our clients to select as needed. Visits are limited to once a week. There is no charge for any item in our clothing bank.
||Franklin||Waynesboro Community & Human Services||Waynesboro Community & Human Services|
|Community Outreach Program||Stitches of Love is a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit Corporation serving as a community outreach of volunteers that provide for infants, children and families where babies are born into difficult circumstances, born prematurely, or fetal demise. Our support is given through community hospitals, pregnancy centers and children’s homes by providing hand-made items. Stitches of Love was conceived and grew through Providence Presbyterian Church (PCA), Quakertown, Pennsylvania, in the spring of 2003, with three individuals. It has grown through various churches in many different states throughout the U.S. Our organization now has several hundred members. We strive to meet the needs where other means are not accessible by providing:
- Afghans, quilts and blankets for newborns
- Matching caps
- Toddler or sibling blankets
- Burial clothing for preemies too weak to sustain life or stillborn babies
- Fetal bereavement clothing
- Isolette Covers
- Chemo caps
- Other custom items upon request
||Lehigh||*Main Site (Stitches of Love)||Stitches of Love|
|Compassion Center||Low-cost clothing, bedding, linens, toys, books & other household items available to all. Offers free food and clothing to those in need on Wednesday at 10 am when we have chapel services. Must attend chapel service to receive free items. Two complete outfits, 1 pair of shoes, 1 coat as needed per season, undergarments (if available), and a bag of non-perishable food items. May receive free assistance every 30 days.
Please, also note: The Lutheran Mission Society Compassion Place welcomes donations of gently used clothing, bedding, linens, toys, books and household items. Donations are received during hours of operation, listed above.||York||Lutheran Mission Society Compassion Place||Lutheran Mission Society|
|Family Clothes Tree||Thrift store selling low cost clothing (men's, women’s, children’s, infant’s), shoes, book, toys, and household items||York||Family Clothes Tree||Family Clothes Tree|
|Fawn Grove Compassion Center, Clothing Closet||•Provides free gently used clothing of all sizes, infants to adults.
•Both lightweight summer clothing and heavyweight winter clothing are available. Also provides shoes, blankets, sheets, towels and other household goods.||York||Fawn Grove Compassion Center||Fawn Grove Compassion Center|
|First Presbyterian Church - People To People - Bedding||Items are donated and provided when they are available.||Chester||FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH||First Presbyterian Church - Phoenixville|
|Goodwill Retail Store, York City||Sells household goods, small appliances, shoes, accessories and books.
Always a charge.
Donation center on site.
||York||Goodwill Retail Store, York City||Goodwill Keystone Area |
|Helping Hands Boutique||Gently used items, including clothing, furniture, appliances, and tools are made available for sale. All proceeds from the thrift shop assist in supporting the two shelters.||Franklin||Waynesboro New Hope Shelter||Waynesboro New Hope Shelter|
|Honey Brook Youth Center - Thrift Store - Household Goods||Sells inexpensive, used appliances, kitchenware, and linens. Stock varies according to donations.||Chester||THRIFT STORE||Honey Brook Youth Center|
|Kennett Clothing Closet - Household Goods||Kennett Clothing Closet provides free clothing and household items to people in need, regardless of income.||Chester||Kennett Clothing Closet||Kennett Clothing Closet|
|New Hope Shelter Thrift Shop||Gently used items, including clothing, furniture, appliances, and tools are made available for sale. All proceeds from the thrift shop assist in supporting the two shelters.||Franklin||Waynesboro New Hope Shelter||Waynesboro New Hope Shelter|
|Oxford Area Neighborhood Services Center - Bedding||Provides bedding service.||Chester||OXFORD AREA NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES CENTER||Oxford Area Neighborhood Services Center|
|Pottstown Cluster of Religious Communities - Dry Goods||Access to clothing, household items and personal care items, including diapers; holiday program provides toys, school uniform program provides new or gently-used uniforms for students.||Montgomery||Pottstown Cluster of Religious Communities - Montgomery; Pottstown||Pottstown Cluster of Religious Communities|
|Quilts for Kids- Bucks County||Provides quilts to comfort children facing serious illness, injury or trauma.||Bucks||Quilts for Kids- Bucks County||Quilts for Kids |
|Shepherd of the Streets Ministry||Ministry provides assistance with medical issues; help with prescriptions, medical supplies/equipment, dental and visual(glasses) assistance , transportation to appointments out of town, bus passes for reaching medical treatment in town, hygiene items, and clinical pastoral counseling.
- General Items -
Combs, Shampoo, Large bars soap, Toothbrush, Tube toothpaste, Band-aids and bandage supplies, disposable razors, tissues, Wash cloths, bath towels, Hand lotion, gel shaving cream, women's hygiene products and adult diapers.
- Baby Items -
Child’s toothbrush, Diapers in all sizes, Baby shampoo, Baby lotion, baby soap, baby powder.
||Lycoming||Shepherd of the Streets||United Churches of Lycoming County|
|Son Light House - Household Items Distribution||As donations permit, they distribute household items to those in need who meet the eligibility requirements. They are open every other week. Registered clients can come once per month. Serves the south-east part of Lycoming County; does NOT serve City of Williamsport.||Lycoming||Son Light House - Social Outreach Ministries||Son Light House|
|St. Vincent DePaul Thrift Store||Provides discount clothing, furniture, and household items.||Westmoreland||Saint Vincent DePaul Programs||Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Greensburg PA |
|The Blessing Board - McKeesport||Volunteer organization that gives away household goods to anyone who needs (get rid of "or wants") them, as long as recipients can pick up the items. See agency website for list of potential items available and items needed. Clients must be able to pick up items - no delivery services are available.||Allegheny||The Blessing Board||The Blessing Board|
|The Blessing Board - Oakmont||Volunteer organization that gives away household goods to anyone who needs or wants them, as long as recipients can pick up the items. See agency website for list of potential items available and items needed. Clients must be able to pick up items - no delivery services are available.||Allegheny||The Blessing Board||The Blessing Board|
|Thrift Store||Sale of various used items at a reduced rate; clothes, furniture, baby clothes, shoes, etc.||York||Salvation Army Thrift Store||Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps |
|Twice Blessed Home Shoppe||Thrift shop accepts donations of clothing, furniture, household goods (including linens, bedding, towels and washcloths), small appliances in good condition and toys. Will consider giving items to needy families with a letter or phone call from family's caseworker.
Will not accept mattresses, box springs, large appliances and computers. Call or email to arrange truck pick up.||Lehigh||Twice Blessed Home Shoppe||Twice Blessed Home Shoppe|
|United States Coast Guard - Coast Guard Mutual Assistance: General Assistance Program||Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (CGMA) provides essential financial aid to the entire Coast Guard family, chiefly through financial counseling, short-term interest-free loans, financial grants, referrals, and other related means.
General Assistance may be provided when unexpected events or expenses cause a serious financial burden and financial need is demonstrated.
CGMA General Assistance differs from CGMA Emergency Assistance because the qualifying circumstance does not immediately endanger personal well being or require urgent help. Certain eligibility and assistance restrictions apply, and are outlined in the CGMA Manual.
Examples of Authorized General Assistance:|
- Child Support,
- Family In-Home Day-care Facility,
- Financial Counseling,
- Government Travel Cards,
- Household Furnishings,
- Immigration Fees,
- Loss of Income,
- Moving Expenses,
- Non-Emergency Travel,
- Non-Support/Inadequate Support,
- Past Due Bills and Expenses,
- Pay, Travel & Allotment Problems,
- Vehicle Repair,
- Vehicle Other Expenses.
|United States Coast Guard||United States Department of Homeland Security|
|York Free Store||Offers a variety of free items in a yard sale style giveaway. Those items may include:
Clothing, belts, hats, gloves, scarves, shoes, accessories
Kitchen items and housewares
Children's toys, books, games
Small furniture items
**Special requests for items can be made and every attempt is made to fill those needs.
Representatives from Safelink Wireless and other community resources are regularly on site and available to provide information and offer assistance.
Donations are accepted starting at 9am on the fourth Saturday of every month.||York||York Free Store||York Free Store|