Licking Memorial Health Systems - Measurably different...for your health
Donation Guidelines

Accepted items
  • Puzzle/Activity books – adult and child
  • Blankets – child size
  • Blankets – lap blankets for adults
  • Books – adult and child
  • Cell phone chargers
  • Chemo caps
  • Colored pencils
  • Coloring books – adult and child
  • Crayons
  • DVDs – rated G, PG or PG-13 only
  • Ear buds/headphones
  • Greeting cards
    • No glitter
    • No political or violent content
    • Use phrases like “Sending you smiles”
  • Pediatric surgery caps
  • Pillow cases
  • Pillows
  • Stuffed animals 

   For the health and safety of our patients, please observe the following guidelines:

  • Fragrance free
  • Items made from fabric must be machine washable
  • Items made from yarn must be machine washable
  • Latex free
  • New, in original packaging
  • No glitter
  • No previously loved items
  • Not of a violent nature
  • Pet free
  • Purchased/made in last 6 months
  • Smoke free 
Unable to accept
  • Baby blankets
  • Beanie Babies
  • Candy
  • Food
  • Medical supplies
  • Plants
  • Trading cards
  • Used items of any kind


  • Due to privacy regulations and health concerns of our patients, donations must be accepted by a staff member. Donors are not permitted to deliver directly to patients. Staff will ensure that your gift is delivered to the appropriate patient.
  • For questions or to schedule a donation, please call the Development Office at (220) 564-4102.