Everyday Needs

We are often asked what sorts of things we need here at Gentle Hands, on a regular daily basis.

We have compiled a list of things we can use and that you can send.

Browse the list below.


  • Canned goods of any kind
  • Rice and pasta
  • Milk powder
  • Baking supplies

Personal Hygiene Items

  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste Soaps
  • Deodorants
  • Perfumes

For Children & Babies

  • Onesies baby undershirts
  • (especially sizes 0000 and 00000/preemie)
  • Receiving blankets
  • Baby wipes, baby powder, lotions
  • Diapers – preemie pampers, others sizes
  • Crib sheets & Single bed-size sheets
  • Diaper rash cream
  • Thin blankets or quilts
  • Summer clothes –
  • (all sizes from infant to age 16 years boys and girls)
  • New or gently used shoes

For Orphanage

  • Chairs and tables for 3 new classrooms
  • New large van- KIA

Medical – Daily Needs

  • Antibiotic ointment
  • Hydro-cortisone cream
  • Anti-fungal cream
  • Petroleum jelly
  • Children’s Tylenol and pain reliever
  • Children’s Vitamins
  • Bandages
  • Gauze
  • Telfa non-stick gauze
  • Crepe wrap

Medical – Bigger Needs

  • Pediatric oxygen saturation monitor
  • Two large oxygen tanks
  • Suction machine
  • Heating lamps for babies

Office Needs

  • Laminator

Please contact our Office to arrange any local drop-offs at 913-5540.

Or if you are wanting to send a box to us internationally, please contact us through email and we can help you arrange this.

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