During the month of February, visitors to WPL are encouraged to donate personal hygiene products to our 3rd annual Let’s Get Personal campaign in support of the Waterloo Wayside Centre.
The Waterloo Wayside Centre offers support to those experiencing housing and income instability. Its clients include those who have experienced workplace injuries, addiction, physical and developmental disabilities, and mental health challenges. Services include providing free hot meals via The Bridgeport Cafe in UpTown Waterloo, medical support, the ShareWear clothing distribution service, a food bag program and so much more.
Top 5 Most Wanted Items
- Toothbrushes and toothpaste
- Shampoo and conditioner
- Body wash and soap
- Men’s underwear
Collection boxes will be available at all WPL locations from February 1 to 29, 2020.
We also have partners in the community who will be collecting donations on our behalf as well:
- Mary Johnston Public School
- David Johnston Research + Technology Park
- Optometry & Vision Science – University of Waterloo
- Martin Chiropractic Clinic
To learn more about the variety of programs and services offered by The Wayside Centre, visit their website. For more information on the Let’s Get Personal campaign, contact Sandi Hall, Marketing & Communications Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-886-1310 ext. 157.