Welcome Home Baskets for Families

§ March 26th, 2014 § Filed under Housing, Programs, Women Helping Women § No Comments

It is our annual necessities spring drive! Throughout the months of April and May, we will be collecting an assortment of items for our transitional housing program. Donations of household supplies, personal hygiene items, and new linens and towels will be used to create Welcome Home Baskets for new families entering our transitional housing program. Want to create your own Welcome Home Basket? Check out our list of suggested items below. Donations may be dropped off at our office Monday through Friday between 9:00am to 5:00pm. Thank you!

Second Step Housing manages 11 housing properties which house between 2 to 3 families each.  The transitional housing program is a two-year group living supportive housing program for women and women with children who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness.  Residents work closely with a case manager to complete their education, obtain meaningful employment, strengthen parenting skills and build critical life skills to achieve self-sufficiency and transition to permanent housing.

Welcome Home Basket Suggested Items

  • Bed in a Bag (full size)
  • Bed in a Bag (twin size)
  • Towel Set (bath, hand and washcloth)
  • Laundry Basket (sturdy)
  • Laundry Soap
  • Dryer Sheets
  • Hand soap (pump preferred)
  • Body Wash
  • Sponges
  • Bathroom Cleaner
  • Toilet Brush
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Kleenex
  • Kitchen Cleaner
  • Paper Towels
  • Dish Soap
  • Toothpaste
  • Tooth Brush
  • Dental Floss
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