Toys and activities are so valuable for hospitalized children who are separated from what is most familiar to them. Donations from community members like you are valued and appreciated by our patents, families and staff. Thank you for thinking of our hospital!

Donation Guidelines

  • We can only accept new, unused toys
  • No food items are permitted
  • No books or toys with religious content
  • No wrapped gifts
  • Stuffed animals must be in their original packaging or in a sealed bag after purchase
  • Toy guns, war games and violent toys are not permitted

Age Groups

Infants and Toddlers

  • Light up spinning wands/toys
  • Rattles/Teething Toys
  • V-Tech Interactive Toys
  • Lullaby CDs
  • Musical Crib Toys
  • Board Books
  • Mobiles (all plastic)
  • Light, Sound and Pop Up Toys

Pre-school and School Age

  • Doctor Kits
  • All Plastic Dolls
  • Play Doh
  • Play Doh Toys
  • Mr. Potato Head
  • Action Figures
  • Lego kits
  • Arts + Crafts supplies
  • Board games
  • I Spy Books
  • Sound Books
  • Cards
  • Puzzles


  • Uno cards
  • Journals (no metal binding)
  • Blankets
  • Personal Care Kits (lotion, lip gloss etc.)
  • Chapter Books
  • Colored Pencils
  • Hand pump for basketballs/footballs
  • Basketballs/footballs
  • Crossword Books
  • Word Search Books
  • Nail Polish
  • Advanced craft supplies + kits
  • Sketch/Drawing Pads


  • Large Teddy Bears
  • Scented lip balm
  • Ink Cartridge (HP 62 tri-color and black)
  • DVDs (G,PG)
  • New comfy clothes/PJ sets, underwear & socks for all ages (except infant)
  • iPads
  • Xbox + PS video games
  • Bubbles (wedding size)
  • Eye masks for sleeping

Thank you so much for your donation! Questions or concerns? Please contact Child Life (512) 901-1999