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Our Most Needed Items

Women In Distress of Broward County, Inc. is the only nationally accredited, state-certified, full-service domestic violence center serving Broward County. The emergency shelter holds 136 beds, and at any given point in the year, we are at, or close to capacity. With a full house, we have items we need year-round.

Cleaning Supplies:

  • Bleach,
  • Vinegar
  • Windex
  • Laundry detergent, fabric softener, & dryer sheets
  • Lysol Spray & Wipes

Personal Items:

  • Shampoo/Conditioner/Body Soap
  • Ethnic Products
  • Deodorant
  • Razors
  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Hairbrushes
  • Toothpaste/toothbrush/mouthwash

Kitchen Supplies:

  • Forks & Spoons
  • Can openers, cooking utensils
  • Pitchers, pots, pans
  • Plastic cups, plates, bowls

Bath/Linen Supplies (NEW):

  • Twin fitted sheets
  • Blankets
  • Towels, wash cloths
  • Pillows & Pillow Cases

Baby Supplies:

  • Baby food, formula
  • Diapers & Pull Ups (all sizes)
  • Highchairs
  • Strollers (double strollers)
  • (New) Pack and plays
  • Sippy cups, juice boxes, kid snacks


  • Women’s socks
  • Maternity Clothes
  • Flip-flops, slippers, comfortable shoes
  • Ponchos, Umbrellas
  • Lice kits
  • Ice N Cold Insulated Cooler Bags
  • Adult bikes, bike locks, helmets (for kids)

For more information, please contact:
Jeffrey Metcalf
Chief Development Officer
954-760-9800 x1280

Wish Lists

Donating items to families and children currently served by WID is as easy as following a few clicks! Items purchased from the wish lists below will go directly to victims served by WID.

Holiday Toy / Gift Drive

Holiday Toy / Gift Drive

Thanksgiving Food Drive

24-Hr Crisis Hotline: 954.761.1133 | 711 TDD/TYY for Florida Relay Telecommunications Services
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