Gifts in kind

Donations of food, clothing, household items, furniture and second hand items for our charity shop are always most gratefully received. Please click here for our latest 'wish list'. Goods may be dropped off at the Home (45 Urania Street, Observatory) during normal working hours – or call us on 011 023 6870 to make arrangements.


Personal Care

Our children need a steady supply of soap, toothpaste, shampoo & conditioner, deodorant, body lotion, brushes, combs, face cloths, sponges, etc.

Household Cleaners

Each of our ten cottages needs furniture and floor polish, dishwashing liquid, washing powder, toilet rolls, Handy Andy, Harpic, bleach, dusters, mops, scourers, etc.


We appreciate basic food items such as tea, coffee, sugar, milk, eggs, cornflakes and rice krispies, flour, oats, maize meal, baked beans, jam, fish paste, cooking oil, etc.


Pyjamas, school grey pants and skirts, white school shirts, tracksuits, socks, underwear, trainers, etc. Please contact us for a complete list and sizes needed.


We are currently in need of two lounge suites for our cottages, shelving and curtain rails. Please contact us for more information and an updated list of additional items needed from time to time.
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Second hand items

Used items in good condition – e.g. furniture, crockery & cutlery, appliances, clothing, books and toys – are sold through our shop, with proceeds helping to provide for our family of boys and girls.