Program Needs

Immediate Program Needs

Thank you for your concern about our needs. We are currently in need of the following items:

  • Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul and Chicken Soup for the Child's Soul books for group therapy sessions
  • 25-in TV's or greater with audio/visual inputs from smoke free environments
  • For the girls in care we need large and x-large adult women's clothing including undergarments, socks, shirts, shorts, sweatpants, and sweatshirts
  • For the boys in care, we need sizes 8-12 clothing including undergarments, socks, shirts, shorts, sweatpants, and sweatshirts
  • A used, reliable horse trailer for our Therapeutic Horsemanship Program
  • Western and English saddles

Continuing Program Needs

At Hoffman Homes, we are continually in need of the following items:

  • Housekeeping Products:
    • Lysol wipes
    • Paper towels
    • Sandwich bags
    • Freezer bags
    • Small and large trash bags
    • Sponges
    • Windex, Comet cleaner, and Pine Glo
    • Liquid dish detergent
    • Dish cloths and towels
    • Sponges
    • Aluminum foil
  • Hygiene Products:
    • Suave shampoo and conditioner
    • Suave and Right Guard deodorant
    • Toothbrushes and Pepsodent toothpaste
    • Dove and Lever 2000 soap
    • Toilet paper
    • Facial Tissues
    • Hairbrushes and combs
  • School Supplies:
    • Non-spiral bound composition books/journals
    • Construction paper and notebook paper
    • Colored pencils, crayons, markers
  • Supplies for our Pet Therapy Program:
    • Cat, guinea pig, and rabbit food
    • Dog and cat toys, treats
    • Cat litter
    • Pine wood shavings
    • Reptile bark
    • Books on animals
  • Supplies for our Therapeutic Horsemanship Program:
    • Pelleted senior feed for the horses
    • Bales of Timothy Hay
  • Supplies for our Horticulture Therapy Program:
    • Plastic plant containers
    • Seeds
    • Potting soil
    • Nature related crafts
    • Nature/plant related books
  • Supplies for our Recreation Therapy Program:
    • Board Games
    • Card Games
    • Batteries (AAA, AA, C, D)
  • Supplies for our Art Therapy Program:
    • Poster board
    • Styrofoam plates
    • Beads (no glass)
    • 8x10 glossy photo paper for inkjet or laser printers

All donated items must be new and in original packaging for safety reasons. We are always interested in talking with you about any in-kind donations you would like to make. Please contact the Development office if you would like to make a donation.

Fred Garman, MSW
Vice President of Development
(717)359-7148, ext. 1404
fgarman@hoffmanhomes.com

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Hoffman Homes for Youth • 815 Orphanage Road • Littlestown, PA 17340
Phone: (717) 359-7148 • Fax: (717) 359-2600