Turning Point offers confidential resources to individuals and families.
Turning Point is always in need of donated items for our Safe House shelter program and to pass on to families establishing violence-free homes.
All items may be dropped off at our Administration Building, 444 E. Susquehanna St., Allentown, PA from Monday-Friday, between 8:30am and 4:30pm.
Our needs are varied and change frequently. Please contact us before you conduct a drive on our behalf so we can give you a list of our current needs.
For more information, please call Rich Fogal at 610-797-0530, ext. *236 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Thank you!
PLEASE NOTE: All items are asked to be NEW.
Personal Care - Body Wash, Lotion, Feminine Hygiene Products, Deodorant, Gift Sets (body wash, lotions, shaving, perfume, make up), Mouthwash, Body Sponges
Hair Care - Hair Brushes, Ethnic Hair Products, Styling Products (gel, mousse, hairspray), Shampoo and Conditioner, Hair Dryers, Hair Straighteners
Clothing (girls, boys, women, men) – Lightweight Jackets, Leggings, Shorts, T-shirts, Robes, Underwear, Bras, Pajamas
Footwear (girls, boys, women, men) – Slippers, Sneakers, Flip-flops
Cleaning Supplies – Bleach, Lysol, Disinfectant Wipes, Brooms, Mops, Buckets, Dust pan/brush, Latex gloves, 50 Gallon Trash Bags
Bathroom – Plastic Shower Curtains, Bath Towels, Hand Soap, Toilet Paper, Toilet Bowl Cleaner, Drano, Band-Aids, Qtips, Bath Mats
Laundry - Laundry Detergent, Dryer Sheets
Paper Products - Paper Towels, Toilet Paper, Paper Plates, Napkins, Tissues
Bedroom - Twin Comforters, Twin Size Blankets
Food/Drink - Cases of Water
Kitchen Items – Coffee mugs, Pots and Pans, Silverware, Drinking glasses, Kitchen Cooking Utensil Set, Measuring Cups and Spoons Set, Baking Trays, Dishwasher pods, Dish Detergent, Aluminum Foil, Plastic Wrap, Zipper Lock Bags, Kitchen Trash Bags, Food Storage Containers, Plastic Utensils, Plastic cups, Dish Sponges
Toys – All Ages
Electronics – Alarm clocks, Earbuds/Headphones
Gift Cards - Target, Walmart, Wawa
Our work would not be possible without the help of many friends in the community. Your help can make a real difference to victims and survivors of domestic violence in the Lehigh Valley.
"Turning Point helped me and my children after had to flee for safety with only clothes on our backs. They were such a blessing during such a difficult time in my life and they treated me with dignity and kindness. I will always remember how they helped me through it all." ~ Val
While Turning Point is very appreciative of the community’s generosity, we currently are not accepting the following:
- Used Clothing
- Computers or other electronics, with the exception of small radios and alarm clocks
- Knick Knacks