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URGENT APPEAL ON BEHALF OF WILTSHIRE FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN AGED 5 TO 18 YEARS OF AGE IN WILTSHIRE 

Since the lockdown started we have donated over 500 boxes of toys, bedding, clothes, school stationery, footwear, art and craft items, books etc - we still have over 200 requests from Families in Wiltshire that are in desperate need of the items listed below for September 2020 school intake - many families have been hit economically and physically by COVID19  – in some cases, they are not able to get to the shops and in other cases, there is no stock left in the Shops – we appreciate that due to COVID – 19 – Coronavirus – that supplies are limited – but these families are really in need.

Due to COVID19 we are requesting that items are new, not used and sealed in original packing - all items are placed in quarantine for 72 hours to ensure safety of staff and families 


Items that have been requested by Families in Wiltshire 

  • Baby monitors
  • Baby sponges, wash, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, powder
  • Bath toys/bathmats
  • Bedding for all ages
  • Books for all ages
  • Booster seat must be new
  • Changing mat must be new
  • Child Step
  • Clothing for ages 12 to 18 only at this time 
  • Combs
  • Dummies must be new
  • Exam revision guides
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • First aid kits
  • Girls hair products
  • Hairbrushes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Male grooming items
  • Male hair products
  • Nail clippers/nail file
  • Nappies, nappy rash cream, nappy bags, wipes
  • Nightlights for children’s rooms  
  • Potty’s must be new
  • Stationery for all ages
  • Soap
  • Tissues
  • Toilet rolls
  • Toiletries for all ages
  • Toothbrushes, toothpaste, mouthwash  for all ages
  • Washing powder suitable for all ages
  • Washing detergent suitable for all ages
  • Washing Fabric conditioner suitable for all ages
  • Washing up liquid

We are a Southwick Based Charity that covers Wiltshire and provides essential items for Young Persons aged 5 to 18 years of age – however due to massive demand – we are now supporting Young Persons from 1 to 5 Years of Age. If you know of a family/children that are in need – please contact us in STRICT CONFIDENCE – we will always place the needs of the Child First and will signpost families to other Professionals where appropriate – please share this on Social Media – we want to reach as many families/young persons as possible

Please support us however you can – please email us for more information info@ruksak45218.org.uk or info@babyruksak.org.uk or text us on 07483 336862 (24/7)

Thank You For Supporting The Wiltshire Young Persons of Today Who Are The Wiltshire Adults of Tomorrow