At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, we are closely monitoring updates from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

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Needs list

Needs list

Needs list

Current items needed:

  • Black fuzzy felt art posters (usually comes with markers)
  • Latch hook rug craft kit (check that latch hook is included)
  • Small cross stitch kits (comes with thread and needle)
  • Nail polish – all colors
  • "AXE" body wash, shampoo, cologne
  • New or recent DVD movies (G, PG, PG-13)
  • Paint by number kits
  • Earphones/earbuds
  • Markers
  • Acrylic paint
  • Paint brushes
  • Sponge brushes 2 inch (found at Home Depot or Lowes)
  • Wallets
  • Purses
  • Watches
  • Baby dolls
  • Barbies
  • Remote control cars
  • Jewelry
  • Make-up (mascara, lipstick, eyeliner, ect.)
  • Bop-It hand held game
  • Uno card game
  • Phase Ten card games
  • Regular deck of cards
  • Transformer toys - (can twist and turn it into a robot!)
  • Super hero toys/action figures
  • Ninja Turtle toys/figures
  • Captain America toys/figures
  • Rod and reels
  • Tackle boxes
  • Cozy Coupe Little Tykes car
  • Ping pong paddle and balls
  • Hello Kitty toys/items
  • Spiderman/Hulk toys
  • Hotwheels/Matchbox cards
  • Hot Wheels kits
  • Model cars (that can snap together)
  • Gift cards (Walmart, Target, I-Tunes, K-Mart)
  • Little kids flash lights (make them in the shape of animals)
  • Mylar helium balloons (Get Well/You're Special/Smiley Face/Disney Characters/Happy Birthday/Holidays)
  • Wooden crafts 
  • Basic fun Simon handheld game
  • Mega Screen Solitaire handheld
  • Catch Phrase handheld
  • Yahtzee handheld digital game
  • Electronic football handheld

Baclofen/tone clinic needs:

  • Musical toys
  • Toys/cars that make noise
  • Play guitar/keyboards that make sounds
  • Bubbles
  • Playdough
  • Lite up toys  

Nursing unit needs: 

  • Stickers (medical, motivational, animal)
  • Gripper socks
  • Boys boxer briefs
  • Teenage girls cotton panties (no bikini)
  • Elastic hair ties – no metal in it
  • Horseshoe shaped pillows (go behind patient's neck)
  • Small pillows to go under casts
  • Give away cheap pillows
  • Drawsheets (48"x64")
  • Colorful pillowcases
  • Surgical gowns with snaps/ties in back (small adult)
  • Small tape measures (8 ft.)  

Respiratory therapy needs:

  • Cheap harmonicas (children take deep breaths while having fun!)
  • Birthday blowers

Castroom needs: 

  • Cloth bags in bright colors
  • Fabric paint