Member Needs

Kootenai Humane Society

Open Arms PCC and Real Choices Clinic

Baby Boutique: (all items are new in our boutique):

  • *Winter Boys & Girls Clothing (sizes newborn – 24 months)
  • *Baby Shoes
  • **Baby Socks
  • Baby Hygiene Items (shampoo, powder, bathing soap, lotion, etc.)
  • *Diapers, sizes Newborn – 5
  • *Baby Wipes
  • *Wearable Sleep Blanket (a sleeper that looks like a closed blanket at the bottom)
  • *Dreft Laundry Soap
  • *Thermometers in pacifier, head stripe and/or traditional form
  • Grooming Kit (including nail clippers, brush and comb and aspirator bulb)
  • Medicine Spoon or dropper
  • *First Aid Kit
  • *Car Seats
  • *Strollers
  • *Pak-n-Plays
  • High Chair
  • *Baby Barriers/Gate
  • Diaper Pail that is self-contained or has a lid
  • Infant Tub or bath ring
  • Baby Proofing Items (Cabinet latches, Drawer Latches, Outlet Covers)
  • Dishwashing Basket for bottle nipples
  • *Nursing Pillow
  • Nursing Pads
  • Nipple Cream
  • Diaper Rash Ointment
  • Baby Hooded Towels
  • Baby Wash Cloths
  • Cool or Warm Mist Humidifier
  • Swaddling Blanket (Blanket with Velcro pieces to assist swaddling baby)
  • Teething Toys
  • *Toys: Ages Newborn to 24 months
  • *Bath Toys
  • *Children’s Books (Hard Cover)
  • Nursing Cover-Up for Breastfeeding Mom

*items most wanted

Office Supplies:

  • Copy Paper, 8 ½ x 11 in white and pastels colors (pink, orange, blue, and yellow)
  • Financial donations for on-going education for staff and volunteers

Safe Passage Violence Prevention Center

Specific Holiday Requests:

Sexual Assault

  • sweatshirts, sweatpants, T-shirts and athletic shorts


  • bed pillows
  • bath towels
  • silverware, dishes and mugs
  • general kitchen utensils

Teen Outreach

  • variety of K-cups (for teen clients using services at local high school)
  • journals and adult coloring books

Children’s Advocacy Center

  • kid friendly snacks in individual packages (granola bars, Goldfish, Applesauce, etc.)
  • journals, notebooks, crayons and coloring books
  • teen appropriate books
  • puzzles, stress balls and tangle toys
  • small stuffed animal
  • weighted blankets & weighted stuffed animals

Full list:

St. Vincent de Paul

  • Socks
  • Gloves
  • Hats
  • Supplies for Father Bill’s Kitchen, e.g. paper plates, silverware
  • Can openers
  • Laundry soap & hygiene items

Union Gospel Mission, Coeur d’Alene

  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Coffee
  • Hygiene products
  • Standard size pillows
  • Laundry baskets
  • $5 & $10 gift cards from local coffee shops, WalMart, Walgreens (close to UGM)
  • Bathrobes & Pajama Drive – Women’s & Children’s sizes

Children’s Village


  • Visionary Partners

    Thank you to our Visionary Partners who support the Education Information Center:
    Additional Thanks for Support from Avista