Kits

Kits

Hands of Mercy currently makes and distributes the following kits: first aid, home health hygiene, girls’ kits, sewing/craft kits, and prison packs. The contents of each kit are listed below. If any group is interested in making entire kits, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Or you can download kit instructions. In gathering of supplies for kits is also welcome and the kits can be assembled in Ft. Wayne, IN.

Home Health Kit

Hygiene Kit

  • Vitamins (adult in snack size zip lock)
  • Vitamins (children in snack size zip lock)
  • Baby fever relief (pill or small liquid bottle)
  • Bandaids
  • Antibiotic cream
  • Aspirin or non-aspirin
  • 2 toothbrushes (out of packaging)
  • Nail clippers
  • 2 disposable razors
  • Hands of Mercy card

Please make sure that all items are packaged in a quart size zip lock bag and that all of the contents are out of any boxes or plastic packaging.

Prison Pack

Prison Pack

  • Toothbrush
  • Scrubby
  • Aspirin
  • Non-aspirin pain relief
  • Adult vitamins
  • Gospel tract provided by HOM
  • Home health hygiene kit

Please make sure that all items are packaged in a quart size zip lock bag and that all of the contents are out of any boxes or plastic packaging.

First-aid Kit

First Aid Kit

  • 1 quart size zip lock bag (just need 1 or 2 boxes of these bags)
  • Bandaids
  • Gauze pads (large)
  • Tape roll (provided by Red Cross)
  • Antacids (like Tums)
  • Antibiotic cream (one tube each kit)
  • Aspirin or Acetaminophen
  • Ibuprofen
  • Anti-diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Flu type pills (any kind or cold type pills)
  • Tweezers
  • Cough lozenges not liquid (not in photo)
  • Anti-venom pills like generic benedryl (not in photo)

These items can be "used" from your medicine cabinet or brand new.

Girls' Hygiene Kit

Girls' Hygiene Kit

  • 6 washable pads
  • 3 pair of typical underwear (adult size, taken out of packaging)
  • Toothbrush taken out of packaging (we provide tooth-powder)
  • Comb for coarse hair
  • Small snack sized bag of “hair pretties” (barrettes, clips, ties)

Pillowcase Dress Kit

Pillowcase Dress Kit

  • Pillowcase
  • Elastic
  • Thread
  • Double fold bias tape
  • Decorations

New Baby Kit

New Baby Kit

  • "Onsie" or another one piece outfit
  • Flannel or lightweight blanket
  • Beanie baby toy
  • Booties or hat

Literacy Kit

Literacy Kit

  • Groovy girl type doll
  • Fingernail polish
  • Coloring Book & Crayons
  • 3 Pens & spiral notebook
  • Playing cards