Help homeless youth with basics like underwear and socks!

Current Drive: Spring Basics

Homeless youth want to focus on their futures, but it’s hard to do that if you don’t have a dry pair of socks, a bus pass to get to work or school, or a
phone to keep in touch with your case manager. YouthCare offers the tools needed to build a more stable tomorrow. You can help by donating the items below or organizing a drive to collect items.

Pick up a few needed items next time you are shopping, or order from our Wish List - items will be shipped directly to us! 

What we need now

  • New underwear, bras, and socks
  • Jackets and hoodies
  • Hygiene supplies
  • Sleeping bags
  • Sunscreen
  • Reusable Water Bottles
  • Sleeping bags
  • Orca cards & bus tickets
  • Gift cards (Target, Fred Meyer, QFC, etc.)
  • Prepaid phones and minutes

Donations can be delivered Monday-Friday 9am-5pm to 2500 NE 54th St., Seattle, WA 98105. 

In-kind donation receipts will be issued to you for your tax purposes.

You can also make a donation online at or purchase donations from YouthCare’s Wish List on

For more information, please contact us at or (206) 204-1412.

Click here to make a gift directly to YouthCare.