250.542.1122 or Text 250.540.0656 Transition House. Help is available 24/7 (Including Holidays)

Donate to Archway Society

Follow the link to make your donation.

**Please note during this time we will not be able to accepted donated clothing, toiletry  or household items**

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

  • Cell phone charging cords(Android & Apple)
  • Headphones or Earbuds
  • Pocket size calendars
  • Reading Glasses(Varied strengths)
  • Umbrellas
  • Journals & pens
  • Coloring books(Adult & children)
  • Crayons & pencil crayons


  • 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

  Gift Cards/Certificates                & Passes

  • City Transit passes
  • Recreation Center, pool & fitness center passes
  • $25 Denominations Gift Cards(Grocery stores, gas stations & clothing stores)
  • Gift certificates(Hair & massages)

Household Items

  •  Cookware
  • Frying pans
  • Baking sheets
  • Cutlery/flatware
  • Mattress covers – twin & queen
  • Alarm clock & night lights
  • Food Donations

Toiletries & Personal Hygiene

  •  Shampoo, condition, soap & body wash (Regular or Travel Size)
  • Women’s sanitary products (Tampons & Hygiene Wipes NEW only)
  • Deodorant (NEW only)
  • Make-up (NEW only)
  • Blow Dryers
  • Tweezers, nail clippers and other manicure items (NEW only)

 Baby Items

  • Diapers (All sizes)
  • Formula & bottles
  • Soothers & bibs
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby wash & lotion




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