Family Services:  804-556-6260
Clothes Closet:  804-556-0202

In-Kind Donations

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In-Kind Donations

Your donations of food, clothing, and other items are greatly appreciated and help us meet the needs of clients throughout the year.

Due to coronavirus precautions implemented at GoochlandCares, the following changes affect in-kind donations:

  • The CLOTHES CLOSET is closed for shopping.
    However, the CLOTHES CLOSET will begin accepting donations
    starting Wednesday, July 15.
    CLICK HERE for instructions on donating to the CLOTHES CLOSET.
  • The Clinic is in need of the following items: masks (surgical, N95, and cloth), non-latex gloves, Tylenol (in sealed containers), cold medicine (in sealed containers), vitamins.
  • The Food Pantry is in need of the following items: soup, canned beans, canned vegetables, canned fruit, canned meat (tuna and chicken), toilet paper, and bar soap.
  • CLICK HERE for list in pdf format.

Donations for the Clinic or the Food Pantry may be dropped off outside the Food Pantry entrance at the far end of the parking lot: GoochlandCares, 2999 River Road West, Goochland, VA 23063.

We also encourage you to purchase needed items from your favorite online retailer and have them shipped to GoochlandCares! Check out our Amazon Wish List.

We are happy to answer any questions you may have – call 804-556-6260.

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CLOTHES

Special donation protocols are in place due to coronavirus. The Clothes Closet is accepting donations on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays ONLY between 9:30 am and 12 noon.
Donations must be in paper bags, cardboard boxes, or reusable tubs not plastic bags. Please follow the instructions in the parking lot for dropping off Clothes Closet donations. CLICK HERE for instructions in pdf format.

Receiving hours for Clothes Closet donations:
Monday:  9:30 am – 12 noon
Wednesday: 9:30 am – 12 noon
Friday: 9:30 am – 12 noon

Location:
2999 River Road West
Goochland VA 23063

We are NOT collecting donations from drop bins at this time.

Contact:
Rhonda Weaver
Clothes Closet Manager
804-556-0202
rweaver@GoochlandCares.org

 

FOOD

The Food Pantry accepts donations of non-perishable food items and household products like toilet paper and detergent. We also accept fresh garden produce and backyard eggs. CLICK HERE FOR A COMPLETE LIST.

NOTE: Institutional sizes are difficult for us to manage. Family and individual sized portions are preferred for distribution to our clients and their families.

Food donations come from local residents, grocery stores, neighborhoods, corporate groups, faith organizations, schools, FeedMore, and others.

Receiving hours for Food Pantry donations:
Mondays: 9am – 3:30pm
Tuesdays: 9am – 6:30pm
Wednesdays and Thursdays: 9am – 3:30pm
Fridays: 9am – 2pm
Saturdays and Sundays: only canned items accepted – drop off bins located at far side of building.

Location:
2999 River Road West
Goochland, VA 23063

Contact:
Terry Lynn Ebright
Food Pantry Manager
804-556-6260
tebright@GoochlandCares.org

 

Medical and Dental

The Clinic accepts unopened, non-expired over-the-counter and prescription medications; unopened nebulizer masks; handheld nebulizers and tubing; nebulizer machines (new or used); unopened nebulizer filters; unopened packages of insulin needles/syringes all varieties; new or washed hand/wrist splints; finger splints; wheelchairs; walkers; canes; diabetic socks and shoes; unopened wound care supplies such as band-aids, gauze pads, and specialty dressings; toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, and anti-cavity rinse.
CLICK HERE for a printable list.

Location:
2999 River Road West
Goochland VA 23063

Contact:
Leslie Sims
804-556-6260
lsims@GoochlandCares.org

 

Critical Home Repair

Home repair supply needs vary throughout the year depending on clients’ needs. Call to inquire what supplies are currently needed. Gift cards to home supply stores (Lowe’s, Home Depot, etc.) are always welcome.

Receiving hours for home repair donations:
Monday – Thursday: 9am – 3pm
Friday: 9am – 2pm

Location:
2999 River Road West
Goochland VA 23063

Contact:
Angie Shiflett
Home Repair Coordinator
804-556-6260
ashiflett@GoochlandCares.org

 

Emergency Housing

Our Emergency Housing program needs sheets, blankets, personal hygiene items (soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc.), and household supplies (dish detergent, sponges, all-purpose cleanser, paper towels, toilet paper, etc.).

Receiving hours for emergency housing donations:
Monday – Thursday: 9am – 3pm
Friday: 9am – 2pm

Location:
2999 River Road West
Goochland VA 23063

Contact:
Heather Salmon
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Services Program Coordinator
804-556-6260
hsalmon@goochlandcares.org

General in-kind donation inquiries:

Call 804-556-6260 to schedule drop off.