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Ways To Give

Urgent Needs

Please consider meeting an urgent need

CCSOMO has urgent needs for its crisis maternity home, LifeHouse; and occasionally for its other programs.

This page lists those needs.

Please consider these urgent needs as charitable giving opportunities.

LifeHouse staff receive gifts for AfterCare clients in time for Christmas thanks to generous supporters who responded to the urgent and ongoing needs of clients on their path to self-sufficiency for themselves and their families. PHOTO: John Farmer de la Torre/CCSOMO.


This is a great time to do it.  The following items are needed.


  • Diaper rash cream

  • Infant laundry detergent

  • Fingernail clippers

  • Gender neutral backpack style diaper bags

  • Gender neutral pack and play sheets

  • Gender neutral baby bags

  • Toddler toothbrushes

  • NoseFrida

  • Gently used electronic tablets / Kindles

  • Dishwasher podsPlastic hangers

  • Hairbrushes

  • Women's deodorant

  • Comforter sets (twin)

  • Ankle sock (size 5-14)

  • Command hooks

  • Shower caddies

  • Bulb syringes

  • Sensitive baby wipes


  • Large dressers (chest of drawers)

  • Plastic storage drawers (all sizes)

  • Incentive items (for moms to use)

  • Modern Art decor for resident room

  • Twin-sized bed frames with headboard and footboard

  • Medium sized rugs

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 East Monastery Street, 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.