Our wish list

Each year we request specific items that enable us to provide the much-needed care at our In-patient Unit and patients’ homes.

Help us tick off items on our wish list by downloading the full list as a PDF.

Download our wish list

Get in touch and help us tick of items on our wish list.Donate to our wish list

Consumables

General consumables

  • Adult Diapers
  • Nitrile examination surgical gloves
  • Surgical gauze
  • Adult nebulising masks
  • Drip extensions
  • Opsite flexigrid dressings
  • Tegaderm dressings
  • Humidified disposable sets
  • Scalp vein sets
  • Linen savers
  • 100 urine drainage bags

Children’s educational toys

MySchool

MySchool card

  • If you don’t already have a MySchool card, go to myschool.co.za, order your card and select HospiceWits as your beneficiary. We’ll benefit every time that you swipe at Woolworths and other participating stores.

 

Medical equipment

Consumables and equipment

  • O2 Concentrators
  • HB machines
  • Electric beds with cot side
  • Pulse oximeters
  • Syringe drivers
  • 15 catheter stands
  • 10 reclining chairs for patient wards
  • Swivel bath chairs
  • Foam wedges
  • Medical bags

Infrastructural

In-patient Units

  • DStv bouquets
  • Projector
  • Generator
  • Standing fans (20)

Computers and equipment

  • New / nearly new PCs / laptops / PC monitors for offices / high-quality PC speakers

Industrial

  • Laundry machines, fridges, steam iron and shredding machine

Interior

  • New flooring for Houghton family room
  • New or previously loved, fabric three-piece lounge suites (not brown please)
  • New / nearly new curtains for our Centre for Palliative Learning

Trailer and vehicles

  • Cars for Houghton and Soweto home-care nurses, bakkies and trailers for the collection and delivery of donated good and minibus for transportation.

Soweto site

  • Lockable patient lockers
  • Playground equipment
  • Built-in cupboards
  • Air-conditioner

Building / Repairs and maintenance

Constructional and handyman

  • Paving at our Houghton site
  • Waterproof, repair and paint wall in our Houghton prayer room
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting for three large rooms
  • HospiceWits Houghton borehole repair
  • Soweto cold room – urgent repairs required
  • Wall to wall flooring in (IPU) In Patient Unit

To donate to our wish list,
call our marketing department on 011 483 9126