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The Busby Centre is happy to share that we have recently set up an Amazon Wishlist to make it easier to donate some much needed items.


You don't even have to leave your house to help support those who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of experiencing homelessness in our communities - just complete the order online and they send your donation right to our door.


Easy Peasy!

For anyone wanting to donate in person, in Collingwood or Barrie, some of our most needed items are:


  • Men's underwear
  • Socks
  • Deodorant
  • Juice Boxes, Powder Juice (Juice Crystals), and 1/2L Juices
  • Cases of water
  • Individually Packaged Snacks
    • Cookies and Granola Bars
    • Fruit Cups and Pudding Cups
    • Fruit Snacks, Bear Paws and Crackers
  • Sugar
  • Powder Milk
  • Coffee
  • Coffee Cups


If you would like to donate in person please contact Candace at 705-828-3477 to book a day and time.

Our locations

Feel free to support one or both of our locations in your community. All items purchased go to supporting those who access our services daily.

Need some ideas on how you can help?

  • Donations
  • Host a third party fundraiser (application form can be requested from
  • Our Amazon Wish List
  • Shares, stocks, bequests, and more.



Please contact our Resource Development Coordinator, Candace Gordon,  at or 705.828.3477 if you have any questions.