Frequently Asked Questions
When are you open for donations or drop-offs?
Our normal hours are: Monday-Friday 9.30am-12.30pm (other times by arrangement).
PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to accept donations of second hand items until February 2024.
My family or someone I know needs support - can Kids in Need Waikato help them?
We support children being raised by someone other than their parents in the Waikato region. If you, or someone you know fits this criteria they can get in touch with us.
What clothing do you need at the moment?
We are only accepting brand new items at the moment.
Do you accept donations of furniture?
No - we do not accept donations of furniture. Please contact your local charity shop. In Cambridge - please contact the Lions Club of Cambridge
Do you need toys?
We only accept donations of brand new toys. These go into every pack and we also supply birthday gifts.
Do you need books?
We are only accepting brand new books for Christmas gifts.
What else do you need?
We are only taking donations of gifts for Christmas.
Can I make a cash donation?
Yes - head to our Donations page for donations via credit card or you can credit our bank account directly
Account Name: Kids in Need Waikato Charitable Trust
Account Number: 12-3268-0100452-00