Give to Our Wish list

Most of the children who arrive at Child Crisis Arizona shelters come with nothing but the clothes on their backs.

Child Crisis Arizona provides basic needs such as clothing, food, diapers and a place to sleep as well as toys and any other items to make them feel at home. These are the items we most need.

Items can be dropped off at either locations:

Mesa Emergency Children’s Shelter
Drop-off open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
604 W. 9th St., Mesa, AZ 85201

Phoenix Office
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
2334 E. Polk St., Phoenix, AZ 85006

In effort to provide what is best for the children in our care, we are no longer able to accept used in-kind donations. Our goal is to provide the children we serve with quality, long-lasting items, maybe for the first time in their lives. In-kind donations are vital to Child Crisis Arizona, we thank you for your generous support. If you do have used items to donate, please consider bringing the items to these closest Goodwill locations:

Spring/Summer 2016

  • Diapers and Wipes

  • Size 5 and 6
  • Pull-Ups size 2/3T, 3/4T and 4/5T
  • Baby Wipes
  • Swimmers Pull-Ups sizes S, M, L
  • Toiletries

  • Non-fluoride toddler training toothpaste
  • Diaper rash cream (Desitin or A&D)
  • Lotion (Eucerin or regular) & Sunscreen SPR 35+

Clothing and Shoes

  • Gift Cards for clothing and shoes
  • Summer shorts and shirts size 12 months to 12
  • Swim trunks and one-piece swimsuits size 12 months to 12
  • Athletic shoes sizes Pre-walker 3 to Adult 6
  • Boys underwear sizes 2T to 10

Other Items

  • Gift Cards to cover costs for:
  • Bicycle helmets sizes Toddler and Youth
  • Standard white bath towels
  • Bilingual books
  • Bubble machines and bubbles
  • Outside water play toys
  • New area rugs

Back to School & Craft Supplies

  • Backpacks filled with:
  • Washable markers
  • Washable bottle glue and glue sticks
  • Plastic-sided toddler scissors
  • Washable paints, tempra, finger and water colors
  • Wide rule notebooks
  • Printer & Photo paper