What Can You Donate? - Developmental Disabilities Association

What Can You Donate?

Your donations will enable us to continue funding DDA programs and services, and reduce our ecological footprint. Through recycling, we help our environment by diverting useful material from landfills, saving energy, and reducing the amount of CO2 released into our atmosphere.

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Items Accepted In Our White Clothing Bins and Home Pick Up Service

  • Clothes
  • Table linens
  • Towels
  • Accessories (ties, hats, belts)
  • Bathing suits and undergarments
  • Books
  • CDs, DVDs and records
  • Glassware
  • Pots and pans
  • Sleeping bags
  • Small Appliances
  • Sporting gear
  • Stationery supplies
  • Toys and games

*Don’t see your item listed? Contact us at 604-273-4332 or Clothingbins4dda@develop.bc.ca and we will be happy to assist you.

Items Accepted In Our Bottle Bins

  • Drink cans
  • Drink pouches (wine bags, juice bags)
  • Glass bottles (wine, beer, cooler, liqueurs)
  • Plastic bottles (soft drink, water, coolers, spirits)
  • Polycoat containers (drink boxes, drink cartons)

Please note, we do not accept any milk containers 

Items We Are Unable To Receive

  • Furniture
  • Mattresses
  • Batteries, chemicals, cleaning products
  • Construction materials (wood, pipes, doors, tubs, cabinets)
  • Cribs, car seats, swing sets
  • Food
  • Hazardous waste, flammable products
  • Large appliances
  • Automobile parts
  • Television, computer monitors/ equipment
  • Weapons, firearms, explosives

For items we are not able to receive

Please contact Recycling hotline at 604-RECYCLE (604-732-9253), toll free at 1-800-667-4321 or email hotline@rcbc.ca

DDA's White Clothing Bin Locations Across Greater Vancouver

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