Pediatrics

Pediatric Donations Wishlist

We offer care for children throughout the northwest suburbs in our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), Pediatric Emergency Department (ED) and Pediatric Inpatient Unit. The ED sees over 10,000 children a year, and the Pediatric Inpatient Unit has approximately 2,000 admissions per year.

To help these children feel welcome and comfortable during their visit, we find it’s helpful to provide them with entertainment options. We depend on people just like you to provide this extra touch to make a child’s stay in the hospital a little better.

We accept many donations, but are unable to accept used toys, used stuffed animals, candy or religious items.

Donation Wish List

All items must be brand-new, unused or stored, unless otherwise specified. please also ensure they are age-appropriate and nonviolent in any way.

$5 or Less
  • Matchbox cars/trucks
  • Pinwheels
  • Bubbles
  • Playing cards
  • Fun pads
  • Crayons
Under $10
  • Infant rattles and teethers
  • UNO® cards
  • Coloring books
  • Small puzzles
  • Barbie™ dolls
  • Washable action figures
  • Tea sets (plastic only)
  • Fisher-Price® shape sorter
  • Board games (any variety)
  • Busy boxes (washable, no cloth)
Under $20
  • Arts and crafts kits
  • Play-Doh® and Play-Doh® activity kits
  • Fisher-Price® toy doctor kits
  • DVDs (English and Spanish)
  • DVDs for teens
  • Nintendo® GameCube games (used, in good condition)
  • Handheld electronic games
Under $50
  • Washable crib mobiles (especially musical)
  • Infant layette sets
Donate

For questions about donations, please call 847-618-8405.

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