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Urgent Needs at LifeHouse

LifeHouse Crisis Maternity Home and Rancho Emergency Shelter for homeless families and women needing medical respite are in need your help obtaining the items listed below.

Want to help LifeHouse Crisis Maternity Home? This is a great time to do it. The following items are needed.

  • Plastic adult hangers
  • Women's casual plus size clothing
  • Backpack-style baby bags
  • Infant laundry detergent
  • Women's shoes/sandals (Sizes 9 and up)
  • Toothpaste/toothbrushes
  • Sensitive baby wipes
  • $5 gift cards
    • Gas
    • Dollar General
    • Walmart
  • Under bed storage
  • Nose Fridas
  • Bulb syringes
  • Body care items (feet or face masks, stretch mark care)
  • Used (but working well) electronic tablets
  • Comforter sets

If you're able to help, please call 417.720.4213 to make arrangements to drop off items.


How to Deliver Your Donation to LifeHouse

LifeHouse will use your donation to support the mothers-to-be and their children. If you are able to help, please drop off your donations between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at 424 E. Monastery St., Springfield, MO 65807.

Please note, due to legal restrictions, we cannot accept baby car seats beyond their expiration date. Also, donated used cars in good working order are especially helpful to residents rebuilding their lives.


Want to help residents of Rancho Emergency Shelter? The following items will go a long way toward helping the formerly homeless families and women in residence.

  • Grab-and-go snacks (chips, granola bars, Cheez-Its, fruit snacks, GoGurt, popcorn, etcetera)
  • Outdoor toys (skateboard, basketball, soccer ball, chalk, jump rope) * Please no water guns
  • Removable shower heads
  • Baby wipes
  • Infant bouncer seat (new or used)
  • Umbrellas

If you're able to help, please call 417.430.9616 to make arrangements to drop off items.