Free clothing closets in Shawnee County.
Find the main clothing banks and closets in Shawnee County. Using donated goods from the public, each of the locations will offer some form of assistance to low income families, seniors, the disabled and others. Find places to turn to for free clothes for work, back to school supplies, diapers for new parents, furniture, and other basic supplies.
The options available are wide ranging. Residents, if they are struggling and on a low income, may get help from a local charity. Many churches (as noted below) also have free clothing as well as food banks. There are also some government support organizations, including community action agencies, which offer professional work attire, free supplies for students, books, computers, and more. Most of those items from the Shawnee County non-profit are focused on employment needs and helping people break the cycle of poverty.
Birthright of Hutchinson
Address is 214 E. 3rd Avenue
Hutchinson, Kansas 67501
Main phone number is (620) 663-5872
The non-profit supports pregnant women and new moms or dads. There may be free maternity and baby clothes, pregnancy tests, diapers, referrals to clinics or cash aid in Kansas and other assistance.
Location is 624 SW 24th Street
Topeka, KS 66611
Telephone number - (785) 274-6026
They only support residents of USD 501. Free school supplies and backpacks, uniforms, food, and more. There is also general clothing goods as well as free hygiene products.
Topeka Rescue Mission - Distribution Center
Main address is 401 NW Norris
Topeka, KS 66608
Call (785) 357-4285
Call the charity for household items, furniture, food, bedding, cribs, and more. There is also an on site clothing closet to people in need from the Shawnee County region. Winter hats, gloves, boots, and cold weather gear is offered too.
Main address is 939 NE Oakland
Topeka, KS 66616
Phone number - (785) 232-0142
Free clothes for work or school, including for elementary age kids.
Comprehensive Emergency Assistance
200 S. Kansas Ave.
Topeka, KS 66603
Everything from financial aid (rent, mortgage, etc.) to baby supplies, work related items (slacks, dresses, etc.) and more is given out. The non-profit supports all of Shawnee County. Find more details on the Topeka Community Action Agency.
Doorstep, Inc. Emergency Assistance
Primary address: 1119 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, Kansas 66604
Location is 1201 SW VanBuren
Topeka, Kansas 66612
Dial (785) 232-6960
There is a General Clothing Provision on site. Other help is in the form of Household Goods. Furniture, couches, tables, and more.
Bread of Life
Location of food and clothing bank - 1301 E. Galena
Wichita, KS 67216
Main number - (316) 689-6866
Antioch Family Life Center
Address: 1921 SE Indiana
Topeka, Kansas 66607
Call (785) 232-1937
Many hygiene items, including soap, detergent, razors, and feminine products. There is also blankets for the homeless, free clothes, winter gear, and much more.
Salvation Army - Topeka
1320 SE 6th Ave
Topeka, Kansas 66607
The faith based Christian church helps the poor and less fortunate. Call them for everything from emergency financial aid to free Christmas or birthday toys. There is also an annual back to school supply drive, money for paying bills, free winter cots for kids and senior citizens and much more. Volunteers also run a low cost Family Store for the public.
CIS of Mid-America at Northeast Kansas
2721 W. 6th Street, Suite E
Lawrence, KS 66049
Main phone number is (785) 856-1946