On-Going Needs

Please note that due to a lack of storage, BHCHP is unable to accept clothing donations. Additionally, because of health care regulations, we cannot accept donations of medications or medical supplies.


A poster made by one of our young supporters.

There have never been more homeless individuals and families in Massachusetts than there are today. You can make a real difference in the quality of their lives by donating any of the items listed below. Whether you are donating just a few things or planning to organize a collection drive in your office or community, we can always put these items to good use:

Year-Round

New Underwear (adult sizes for men & women)
$5 to $20 Gift Cards: Target, Dunkin Donuts, McDonald's, Panera, grocery chains
New Socks
T Passes (MBTA transit passes)
Toiletries (please nothing containing alcohol – no hand sanitizer or mouth wash)
Backpacks

Care Kits

Care Kits are a great resource for our Street Team to hand out on cold winter nights or hot summer days. Your group can organize a collection, and assemble kits for our patients. Click on the image below for a list of items to collect and package.

 

Summer Care Kits Winter Care Kits
Water bottle Hat
Sunscreen Gloves
Socks Socks
Travel size shampoo, conditioner Travel size shampoo, conditioner
Deodorant Deodorant
Rain poncho Rain poncho
Toothbrush/ toothpaste Toothbrush/toothpaste
Tissues Tissues
Granola bar Granola bar
  Water bottle
  Handwarmers


The contents of a care kit donated by Babson College.


Please note that due to a lack of storage, BHCHP does not accept clothing donations. Additionally, because of health care regulations, we cannot accept donations of medications or medical supplies.

For questions or more information, contact Madeline Burns at [email protected]