Current Needs and Wish List

In-kind donations from the community help provide basic needs, and household items to assist survivors and their families. We could not do the work we do without your ongoing support, so from all of us at Family Abuse Center, we thank you!
Please call or email our Director of Development with any questions about what we are currently taking before dropping off in-kind donations. We have limited space for items.

We are currently only accepting donations of:

Shelter Needs

Cleaning Supplies: Paper Towels, Trash Bags (13 gal and 30-33 gal), Clorox Wipes, Vinegar, Gloves, Disinfectant Spray, Fabuloso, Pinesol, Powdered Laundry Detergent
Apparel: Women’s Shoes, Socks, New Underclothing
Hygiene Supplies:
Pregnancy Tests, Ethnic Hair Care Products, Toothpaste, Deodorant, Lotion, Conditioner (mini), Hair Spray, Hair Bands
Tote Bags, Suitcases
Nonperishable Food Items
Bedding: Twin fitted sheets and comforters
Children: Baby Walkers, Potty Training Toilets, Autism and ADHD Sensory Toys
Amazon Charity List items: the Amazon list is a more specific version of the list here

Our ability to accept clothing donations depends on need and available storage space. 

Housing Needs:

Furniture and Decor: Small Table and Chairs, Lamps, Dressers, Night Stands, Curtains, Shower Rods
Cleaning Supplies: Trash Cans, Brooms and Dust Pans, General Household Cleaning Items (Mop Buckets, Mop, Paper Towels, Toilet Paper, Household Cleaning Supplies, Gloves)
Bedding: Twin and Queen Mattresses, Queen and King Box Springs, Queen and King Bed Frames
Can Openers, Plastic Plates, Blenders, Mixing Bowls, Tupperware

Our ability to accept clothing donations depends on need and available storage space. 

For clothing and items not listed above, we recommend:


Caritas Hidden Treasures Thrift Store
Our clients receive vouchers to shop here
Esther's Closet
Provides clothing for job interviews
Mission Waco

For drop-off information, please call us at (254) 772-8999.