A safe place for victims of abuse and their children  
(815) 872-0087  

         Princeton, Illinois            

Freedom House Shelter Needed Items

Listed in their order of necessity:

18 Gallon Clear Totes With Lids

Gift Cards

For client needs:

  • Gas Cards
  • Sullivan's Cards
  • Walmart Cards
    • for jobs that require certain clothing
    • for children's needs
    • for food
    • for items needed when client is moving to a new apartment or house

Household Products

  • toilet paper
  • paper towels
  • Kleenex
  • Gladware/Tupperware
  • laundry soap (no powder)
  • dryer sheets
  • dish-washing liquid (no powder)
  • dish-soap
  • pump hand soap
  • cleaning supplies (kitchen/bathroom cleaner, floor cleaner,toilet cleaner, Windex)
  • scrub brushes/scouring pads, sponges
  • new/gently used pots/pans
  • garbage bags-kitchen size
  • Ziploc baggies-all sizes
  • saran wrap/aluminum foil

Emergency Shelter Needs

  • cake pan/casserole pan
  • paring knife
  • knives
  • potato peeler
  • cooking utensils (spatulas etc.)
  • silverware
  • cutting boards
  • extension cords

Personal Hygiene Items

  • antiperspirant/deodorant
  • body lotion
  • shaving cream
  • razors
  • tampons/pads
  • body wash
  • new makeup
  • hair ties for adults/children
  • nail clippers
  • tweezers

Children/Baby needs

  • baby bottles
  • baby/child shampoo
  • baby/child lotion
  • school supplies

 Please look at our 'Donation' tab to review donation procedures

Thank you for your generosity and continued support of Freedom House.