Shelter Wish List

The ATASK emergency shelter is in need of donations. Many of our residents enter our shelter with very few personal belongings, and we would like your help in welcoming new residents to our shelter with clean linens and bathroom supplies. We rely heavily on the generosity of donors to contribute furniture, clothing, bedding, and other household items to our shelter. The staff and residents at the shelter would greatly appreciate any donations of the following items:

Winter Clothing (For women, girls, and boys. New preferred, gently used ok)

  • Winter jackets
  • Water-proof boots, rain boots, snow boots
  • Long underwear
  • Snow pants
  • Raincoats

Bedding (New preferred, gently used ok)

  • Blankets, comforters
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillows, pillow cases
  • towels

Baby supplies (New only)

  • Diapers (all sizes)
  • Clothes (all ages, gently used ok)

Furniture and Appliances (Gently used ok)

  • Baby play-pens
  • Baby high chairs
  • strollers
  • Tables
  • Fridge (mini-fridge 20’’X32’’X22’’, and standard sized refrigerator)
  • Dresser, bookshelves, cabinets, furniture for storage
  • Storage bins, plastic bins
  • Space heaters
  • Air conditioners
  • Vacuum cleaner

Cleaning and Bathroom Supplies (New only)

  • Bath soap
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Body wash
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Mops, brooms, dust bins

If you can help, please contact the shelter co-manager of Operations, Perrie Mo, at (617) 338-2356 x222 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . If you would like to make a monetary donation, please visit our donations page.  You can also visit the ATASK Amazon Wishlist to purchase items to be shipped directly to ATASK.