Donate Toys or Other Items

Cullen Family 500pxSpending time in the hospital can be difficult for children and their families; special toys and activities help to make their hospital experience less stressful. Gifts to the Child Life Department serve all pediatric patients of Brenner Children's Hospital and will help make their hospital visit a more positive memory. 

The Child Life Department at Brenner Children’s Hospital needs NEW toys, crafts, games, electronics, CD/DVDs, computers, blankets, muslin medical dolls, pillows and other items year-round for children from infancy through age 18. 

You may find distraction toys at that will assist a child with coping during a procedure or please review our Child Life Department Wish List (.pdf).

Please call Cindy Mahan in the Child Life Department at 336-713-3085 regarding donations and to schedule a time to bring your donation. Our visitation policy does not allow groups and/or children under 18 years old to visit the patients.

We cannot accept any used stuffed animals, food, and recalled toys or games due to safety and infection control policies. Due to numerous recalls for safety concerns, we do not accept toys and games from discount stores. 

On behalf of the patients, families, and staff of Brenner Children's Hospital, we thank you for your support.