The Calgary Humane Society occasionally needs good quality, clean carpet to line cages. Please call (403) 205-4455 for more details Old Blankets and Towels - Contact your local Humane Society

The (Habitat for Humanity) ReStore Recycles doors, appliances, furniture, lumber, electrical and plumbing supplies, and other building supplies Visit for locations and contact information. 
Bay 125, 2323 - 32 Avenue NE - (403) 291-6764
5200 – 64 Avenue SE - (403) 205-4180

Canadian Diabetes 1 (800) 505-5525
Clothing and small household items with a D on the bag or box.

Alberta Association for Community Living 403-531-3080

Goodwill Industries of Alberta
(403) 259-4297
Visit for locations and contact information.
Goodwill accepts donations of household items in working order including clothing, toys, books,
accessories, shoes and boots, electronics, small appliances, furniture, art, music.

Salvation Army Thrift Stores
Visit for locations and contact information.
Accepts clothing and household items.

MCC Thrift Shop
2946 32 Street NE in Calgary - (403) 272-0282
Accepts donations of clothing, books, household goods, furniture, small appliances, electronics, etc.
Will pick up furniture by appointment. Drop-off hours are Monday to Saturday from 9:30 - 4:30.

Value Village
Visit Value Village for locations and contact information.
Accepts clothing, books, shoes, bags and belts, electronics, toys, infant goods, kitchenware, plastic ware,
sporting goods, vintage items, suitcases and wicker.

Women in Need Society
Visit Women in Need for locations and contact information.
Each Thrift Store offers clean and gently used merchandise including clothing, dishes, cookware,
household goods, furniture and books.

Calgary Drop-in Centre
The DI will accept all donations at their new Donation Centre located at 3640 11A Street NE,  off Deerfoot Trail NE (except food which will be accepted at our Downtown Centre). Phone: 403-264-0856.This new Receiving Centre was developed to better serve a growing demand of individuals in need of household items. Please call DI center for any changes to donation locations and current needs.

Eye Glasses
Most optical retailers such as Lens Crafters and Pearle Vision accept donations of old eyeglasses with or without cases at all locations.  Please call your local retailer.

Old Mattresses?  Re-matt

See below for location and pricing.

Freecycle -  great resource for finding items or getting rid of items, and the best part is that everything is FREE! You must join the group to have access to the service but membership is absolutely free. 

Please check with the appropriate organization online or calling for the most up to date information.   We have tried to make the list accurate as possible, however things do change from time to time.