Donations of all sizes make an impact…

Monetary Donations

Investing financially in our work may be the simplest way to support Turning Point. Your monetary donations help us provide critical programming and services to vulnerable individuals throughout our community year-round. All donations can be designated to a specific program or activity of your choosing. Just let us know!

Official Income Tax receipts will be issued by year-end.

Item Donations

We gladly welcome any and all item donations from our donations list. Whether you’re making a one-time or repeated donation, your contribution will positively impact the lives of those most vulnerable in our community.

All donations will be welcomed at our office (4611 50 Ave, Red Deer) during regular office hours: Monday – Friday: 9:15 a.m. – 12 p.m., 1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

(Donation list updated: July 2021)

Adult Clothing:

  • Men’s shoes
  • Men’s and women’s winter boots
  • Men’s jeans (sizes 30-36)
  • Men’s and women’s socks and underwear
  • Winter gloves
  • Shoe laces
  • Winter jackets

Misc. Items:

  • Backpacks/duffle bags
  • Hand warmers
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Pencil crayons & adult colouring books
  • Small notebooks/journals
  • Pens
  • Rubbermaid bins/storage totes
  • Reusable shopping bags

Hygiene Products:

  • Deodorant
  • Toothbrushes
  • Nail clippers & manicure kits
  • Small Kleenex packs
  • Shampoo & conditioner (travel sizes)
  • Razors & shaving cream

Food Items:

  • Prepackaged snacks
  • Juice boxes
  • Small monetary gift cards ($5 McDonalds/Tim Hortons)

Donate a Car

You can turn your vehicle donation into generous dollars to support Turning Point! Working on our behalf, Donate a Car Canada will accept your vehicle for a donation — running, or not! Old or new!

our funders

  • Alberta Community HIV Fund, a joint initiative of the Alberta Community Council on HIV, Alberta Health and Wellness and the Public Health Agency of Canada
  • United Way of Central Alberta
  • Canada Summer Jobs, Service Canada
  • Private Donors
  • Alberta Health Services Addictions and Mental Health
  • Alberta Health Services Central Zone
  • Fundraising Initiatives


Turning Point works to actively engage in public education and debate on HIV and related issues.

If you are media and would like Turning Point participation in a story you are working on, please call the office at 403-346-8858.