Crisis Line 1-800-477-0466
24 Hours (507) 625-3966
Shelter (507) 625-3966
Business (507) 625-8688

Wish List

Ways To Give

Donate online through CADA's Amazon Wish List! Our Amazon wish list makes it possible to donate in-kind goods from the comfort of your own home! 

CADA is a member of AmazonSmile! 

When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same selection and shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to CADA!  Simply visit to select Committee Against Domestic Abuse, Inc.
for your charitable organization before you begin shopping.

We are only accepting in-kind donations that have been pre-approved. This is to ensure the safety of the staff and clients, and to give staff a chance to make sure we have storage space to store your donation.  Please call Leticia at 507-625-8688 ext. 100 or email at  if you have any questions, or to have your donation preapproved.  Donations are accepted by appointment between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

At this time, we are not able to use any quilts/blankets, women's clothing donations (aside from the items below), or household items and furniture.

Below are some specific items we are in need of:

*We are currently in high need of swim suits for both kids (boys and girls) and women, in all sizes. 

Transitional Services

  • Pick-up Truck in good condition (ours is on the fritz, as it is routinely used to help women transition into their own housing).

Support Group 

As part of the support group, we like to incorporate the use of a self-care tool kit for members, which will include the following:

  • Stress balls or other tactile items
  • Chocolate candy 
  • Meditation CDs
  • Colored Pencils
  • Small adult coloring books (note pad sizes)
  • Small handbags or cinch bags to hold items

Good Night, Sleep Tight

  • Robes
  • Slippers
  • Pillows
  • Twin size sheets
  • Nightlights
  • Pull ups for older children
  • Fans & White noise machines
  • Pajamas for women & children
  • Women's underwear in smaller sizes (Size 5, 6 or 7)
  • Plain Black Women's Leggings in all sizes

First Aid

  • Ice Packs
  • Heating pads
  • Rice packs
  • Tylenol & Ibuprofen 
  • Pill organizers

Pampering & Self-care

  • Nail polish
  • Mascara 
  • Eye shadow
  • Lip gloss
  • Chapstick 
  • Hair dye 
  • Foundation for all skin shades
  • Lightly scented body spray

Back to School

  • 2-pocket folders
  • Notebooks
  • Markers
  • Colored pencils
  • Water paints
  • Lunch bags
  • Boxes of Kleenex
  • Pens
  • Walmart gift cards

Baby On Board

  • Baby wipes
  • Baby shampoo
  • Baby lotion
  • New convertible car seats
  • High back booster car seats
  • Potty training potty chairs
  • Walmart gift cards

Play Time

  • Legos
  • Board games
  • Card games
  • Basketball hoop
  • Magneblocks

Bath Time!

  • Bath Towels
  • Body wash
  • Conditioner
  • Shaving gel/cream
  • Razors 

Hygiene Needs

  • Cotton balls
  • Q-Tips
  • Finger nail clippers
  • Hair brushes
  • Hairspray
  • Hair grease
  • Lotion
  • Walmart gift cards

Home Sweet Home (Donations for this category are not currently needed)

  • Beds
  • Couches
  • Dining room table/chairs
  • Pots & pans
  • Dish sets
  • Flat screen TVs & DVD players
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Trash cans
  • Brooms & mops
  • Lamps
  • Home décor
  • Shower curtains
  • Walmart gift cards

Paint & Create

  • 12 canvases
  • Acrylic paints
  • Paintbrushes
  • Walmart gift cards

On The Go

  • Travel mugs
  • Water bottles
  • Cell phones & prepaid minute cards
  • Bus passes & tokens
  • Cab vouchers
  • Kwik Trip gas cards

Food Pantry

  • Dried Foods
  • Canned Foods
  • Peanut butter
  • Pasta
  • Microwavable food

Items we are currently not accepting:

  • Clothing that is not listed on the above wish list
  • Used car seats
  • Electronics
  • Computers
  • Stuffed animals
  • VHS movies
  • Romance novels or encyclopedias
  • Trial size soaps and shampoos


CADA Victim Services Offices

  • Blue Earth County - 507-625-8688
  • Brown County - 507-233-6663
  • Faribault County - 507-526-5275
  • Le Sueur County - 507-934-5583
  • Nicollet County - 507-934-5583
  • Sibley County - 507-233-6666
  • Waseca County - 507-835-7828
  • Watonwan County - 507-375-3040

    CADA's office hours are typically 
    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through
    Friday. Occasionally an advocate
    may not be available during these 
    office hours. You may want to call
    ahead to confirm or schedule an