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Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties
24 Hour Hotline 1-800-852-2102 * 24 Hour Emergency Shelter
Did you know?
     Our shelter is provided at no cost to our clients, which is why we rely on the generosity of the community to operate on a daily basis. Your donations to the shelter are tax deductible and greatly appreciated. Our needs list is updated monthly.

Shelter Needs List
     If you would like to make a donation to the shelter, please call (717) 258-4806 and speak with the Shelter Manager to arrange your donation drop-off appointment. The Shelter Manager creates a weekly schedule of donations in order to keep unneeded donations to a minimum.

Most Immediate Needs

1. Box & canned food items
2. Juice & drink mixes
3. Powdered laundry detergent, bleach & fabric softener
4. Paper towels, toilet paper & tissue boxes
5. Cleaners (kitchen, bathroom, floor, Drano, etc.)
6. Grocery, phone or home improvement gift cards
7. New women and children socks & underwear
8. Pillows
9. Trash Bags
10. Dish soap & dishwasher
11. Office supplies - see other items below
12. Hair care items for African Americans
13.  Disposable cameras

Office supplies:
Copy paper
Paper clips
Pens/Pencils
White Out
Tape - Scotch, Masking, Packing
Legal pads
Staples
Post-it Notes
Binder clips - Mini, Small, Medium
No one deserves to be abused and there are alternatives to living in a violent relationship.

Healthy relationships have these characteristics:

Trust & Support
Respect
Non-threatening Behavior
Shared Responsibility
Economic Partnership
Negotiation & Fairness
Responsible Parenting
Honesty & Accountability

SAFETY ALERT: Computer use can be tracked and monitored. Please review safety tips.