Donate Toys for Patients of Connecticut Children's

If you are looking for a place to donate toys, please consider Connecticut Children's. Tolland resident Nicole McClellan works as a Child Life Assistant at the hospital and will be willing to deliver any donated toys. Below is a list of approved donations. You may leave your donation at the Town Hall or at the Library from now until December 22nd.

Approved List of Donations

All items must be brand new, unwrapped, latex-free and compliant with our safety and infection control guidelines. We are unable to accept handmade cards, knitted/crocheted infant items, used items or toys with weapons or of a violent nature. If items do not fall within our guidelines or are unsafe/inappropriate for our patients, we reserve the right to politely decline donations.


Fleece Blankets

Stuffed Animals

Card/Board Games (Uno, Monopoly Deal, Sushi Go, Connect 4, Candy Land, Jenga, Sorry, Trouble etc.)

Arts & Crafts/STEM kits (small kits)

Playdoh (multi-packs and kits)

Barbies, Superhero Action Figures

Infant and Toddler toys (Fisher Price, Sassy, Bright Starts, Nubby, Infantino, Baby Einstein)

Animal/Character Figurines (dinosaurs, farm animals, etc.)

LEGO sets (small sets)

Coloring books & crayons/markers/colored pencils (including teen coloring books), Sticker By Numbers

Matchbox Cars