To purchase new items for HPP families visit our current wish lists:
Children’s Books Wish List
HPP’s Early Literacy Program is in need of English and Spanish-language children’s books for families to take home. New and gently-used books (board books to young adult) are appreciated. Ideas and specifically requested titles are available on HPP’s Amazon Wish List.
“It is a pleasure to see mothers with their children reading books together! Picture books are especially wonderful for mothers without strong language or literacy skills, as they can tell the story with confidence given the illustrations.” – Juanita, HPP Wellness Staff
HPP offers a 10-week prenatal class to pregnant clients 4x a year. These classes end with a Baby Shower that welcomes graduates, a few newborns and families back to HPP for a celebration complete with food, games and door prizes. Every participant receives a diaper bag filled with items including: onesies and pajamas, baby blankets, toiletries and other essentials. Baby Showers also include chances to win large prizes like car seats and strollers.
HPP volunteers supply and assemble Birthday Bags to help celebrate a child’s birthday. Bags include cake mix, frosting, cake pan, candles and decorations. HPP also gives an educational toy or game to help mark the special day!
When a family moves into permanent housing, HPP provides a selection of items to help them set up their new home. As a part of these welcome gifts, HPP includes an age-appropriate board game or educational children’s toy to help welcome families home.
HPP provides newly-housed families with a selection of new home goods to supplement basic household needs. Items include: mixers, kettles, microwaves, air fryers and other essentials that help make families’ new apartments into homes!
For questions regarding wish list items and in-kind donations please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.