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Other Ways To Give

Thank you for your ongoing support!

  1. Donate A Car – Donate A Car Canada accepts vehicle donations for The Denise House. To donate a car, truck, RV or motorcycle or other vehicle, www.donatecar.ca.
  2. Volunteer Your Time – Contact Us
  3. Donation of New Items – To donate NEW ITEMS, FOOD OR TOILETRIES, please call 905-728-7311

OUR WISH LIST of new items:

There are a variety of ways to support The Denise House throughout the year with Everyday Needs, Special Occasion Giving and Gift Giving.

Everyday NEW Items include:

Women’s Nightwear, Children’s Nightwear, Underwear and Bras for women, Slippers for women and children, Shampoo/Conditioner, Shaving Cream, Body Lotion, Writing Journals, Batteries, Makeup/Cover-up, Towels, Pillows, Single Size White Sheet Sets, Single Size Blankets/Comforters, Nut-Free School Snacks, wrapping paper, gift bags, etc.

A laundry basket with new bathroom items (towels, shower curtain, bath mat, bath products) for families moving out of the shelter

A laundry basket with new kitchen items (toaster, kettle, silverware, dishes, etc.) for families moving out of the shelter

Gift Cards:

Walmart, Oshawa Centre, Tim Hortons, McDonalds, Dollarama, Michaels, Grocery, Giant Tiger, Dairy Queen

Seasonal/Gift Giving:

As thoughts turn to the holidays and holiday giving, many employee, neighbourhood and special interest groups are looking for ways to make real impact for local families who need help most.
We hoped you might consider being our champion to your friends and colleagues by introducing The Denise House and inviting donations to our registered charity.
Every $110 raised will provide meals, shelter and services for a mom or child at the shelter for a full week.
You can set up your custom fundraising page through an easy on-line tool at CanadaHelps. Then share your page through your social media channels or by email.
There’s no cost to you and your friends receive a tax receipt for their donation.
​Here’s how to get started:
1. Click on the link below and scroll down to the “Join Them” button
2. Login or create a FREE CanadaHelps account.
3. Choose The Denise House.
4. Create your Personal Challenge page. Tell your story, set your fundraising goal, upload pictures or videos, and more!
5. After you’ve created your fundraiser, SHARE it with your friends and family to ask for their support!
Need help or advice? We can help – email


For further information please call 905-728-7311 or contact info@thedenisehouse.com

Great Things Happen Because YOU Care!

Last year The Denise House provided safe, emergency shelter, meals, basic necessities and countless hours of support for 214 women and 116 children fleeing violence.

Your gifts helped us support an additional 664 women and children through our Community Support Programs.

You provided 8,819 safe sleep nights and over 36,000 meals to women and children in need.


Charitable Registration # 10796 5691 RR0001 – Sedna Women’s Shelter & Support Services Inc.


Donation Centre

Our donation centre is now CLOSED and we are no longer able to accept gently used items.

To donate NEW items call 905-728-7311


Emergency? Call 911

24 Hour Crisis Line 1-800-263-3725

You Can Make a Difference

For information please email us at info@thedenisehouse.com

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