What we do and do not accept:

Please note that, because of Covid-19 we are not accepting any House Items right now, but we are still accepting Food Donations. Thanks

1 - House Items

We accept in clean and good condition.

HOUSEHOLD ITEMS

  • Linens & Sheets

  • Blankets

  • Comforters

  • Towels - Kitchen & Bath

  • Infant Equipment - Strollers & Gates

  • Kitchenware

  • Small Appliances

CHILDREN'S ITEMS

  • Seasonal Clothing & Footwear

  • New socks & Underwear

  • Books

  • Small Non-Flammable Toys

Donations NOT Accepted

  • Broken / Chipped / Damaged Items

  • Large Appliances

  • TV's 

  • Computers or Printers

  • Heaters

  • Electric Blankets

  • Area Rugs

  • Upholstered Furniture

  • Car Seats

  • Playpens & Walkers

  • Cribs & Crib Bumpers

  • Baby Bottles & Sippy Cups 

  • Diaper Genies & Potties

  • Large Toys

  • Medical Equipment

  • Adult Clothing

  • Non-Seasonal Clothing

2 -Food

Donation Tips

For Tap-in's distributions, especially during this pandemic we prefer "regular" size boxes and cans, not supersize.

  • Cereal

  • Soup

  • Rice

  • Canned Tomatoes / Pasta Sauce

  • Canned Meat

  • Canned Vegetables

  • Canned Fruit

  • Healthy Snacks for Children's Lunches

  • Shelf Stable Milk in Small Sizes

  • Low Sugar Juices & Juice Boxes

  • Bars of Soap

  • Toothbrushes & Toothpaste

  • Shampoo

  • Deodorant

  • Razors

  • Toilet Paper

  • Hand Lotion

Additional tips: 

  • Canned goods with pop-top lids are better than canned goods that require a can opener.

  • Avoid foods packaged in glass.

  • Do not donate foods that are past the expiration date.

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Open Monday to Friday: 9 - 12 pm

   400 County Rd, Barrington RI 02806

  Checks can be mailed to: 
 
Tap-in Inc 
   P.O. Box 252
Barrington RI 02806
 
401 247 1444