Phelps Hospital is sponsoring a local collection effort to bring urgently needed supplies to the people of Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. Please join us!We can only accept the items listed below. All items must be unopened, within expiration date and in their original packaging: Diapers (infant, toddlers, adults), Baby wipes, Baby formula, Cases of water, Nutritional supplements (e.g., Ensure), Protein bars, Feminine hygiene products (pads and tampons), Personal hygiene/care items (shampoo, body wash, deodorant, powder), Hand sanitizer, Oral hygiene items (toothbrush, toothpaste), Clorox and cleaning supplies, Paper towels, Toilet paper, Garbage bags (large), Light sources (flashlight, lanterns), Batteries (sizes AA, C and D). Items will be accepted in collection boxes through Saturday, October 7.
Collection box locations: At Phelps Hospital, main entrance, and at 3 local Farmers Markets: Pleasantville, TASH and Chappaqua.