250.542.1122 Transition House. Help is available 24/7 (Including Holidays)

Donate to Archway Society

Follow the link to make a cash donation.

See below for our donation item WISH LIST

These are items available to the women and children staying with us to use while at the transition house, and to take with them when they leave. To help us make the Transition House a place of resources and as comfortable for all Women and Children who require our services.

Thank you for your generosity! Please contact us for more information. 



Cheques can be mailed to  2400-46 Avenue Vernon BC V1T 9N5

General Items

    • Blow Dryers
    • City Transit passes
    • Cell phone charging cords(Android & Apple)
    • Alarm clocks & night lights
    • Headphones or Earbuds
    • Pocket size calendars
    • Reading Glasses(Varied strengths)
    • Journals, pens, art supplies, coloring books(Adult &Children) crayons or pencil crayons
    • Duffel bags, luggage, tote bags suitcases & backpacks
    • Umbrellas
    • Diapers(All sizes) formula, bottles, soothers, bibs & baby wipes
    • Food (Meal Preparation & Snack)
    • Gift cards-$25 Denominations(Food, Clothing,  Gas, Hair & Massage) Passes (Recreation Center, Pool & Fitness Center)

    Household Items


    • Towels (Good condition)
    • Pillows (NEW only)
    • Bedding (Good condition)

      Toiletries & Personal Hygiene

        • Undergarments all sizes: children, women, teen girls & boys (NEW only)
        • Socks all sizes:  children, women, teen girls & boys
        • Cotton Sleepwear, Gowns & Slippers(non-slip) 
        • Solid black stretchy pants – Sizes XS – XXXL

        • Tweezers, nail clippers and other manicure items (NEW only)
        • Personal hygiene products (NEW only)
        • Hair brush &  Hair Accessories
        • Toothbrush, toothpaste & dental floss(NEW only
        • Shampoo, condition, soap & bodywash (Regular or Travel Size) 
        • Toiletries, sanitary supplies & deodorant (NEW only)
        • Make-up (NEW only)

        Please note that we do not  accept: 

        Furniture, TVs, mattresses or office equipment, Christmas trees or desks

        If you have clothing (other than what is listed above), please bring them to Common Threads. They are located in The Arbour  2601 43rd Avenue, and is open Mondays from 3 to 5 pm and Thursdays from 9:30 to 11:30 am.  Women accessing our services who need clothing for themselves and/or their children are referred to the Arbor also knows as Common Threads.

        For any items we do not accept, the following agencies will also assist the women we serve:

        North Okanagan Gleaners 

        Salmart Thrift Store

        Third Party Fundraising Application

        Third Party Fundraising Policy

        Archway Society for Domestic Peace

        The Community Programs & Administration Office. 


        250-558-3856 (fax)

        2400 46th Avenue 
        Vernon, BC  V1T 9N5