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Social Workers Welcome!

Thanks for checking out Gracing Spaces! When requesting home goods please contact us at least a week in advance, and keep in mind home make-overs happen about once a month. Please contact us by using our email address found on our “Contact” page, or using the contact form below. Read the information below and provide us with the following:

1. Most important:

  • The Social Worker will make a home visit.

  • If possible take a picture of client’s new space.

  • Check before making the family’s wish-list and just before the work day, to see if there has been a change in the family’s belongings.

  • We work hard to provide just what is needed, if the home is full of furniture, we cannot leave the items we have hand-picked for the family, a disappointment for the volunteers.

  • If the family has already moved in, the apartment must be picked up and ready for the volunteers to move in the furniture.

2. Family Needs:

  • Family Size, ages, gender and optional ethnic background

  • Favorite colors & interest

  • Address and floor plan if possible (i.e. 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom)

3. Transport of Goods, HELP Needed:

  • Reserve and provide a cargo van or truck or size appropriate vehicle to carry some the furniture to the home and be at the Lord of Life Clifton “depot” location at 8:00 am to help start loading the trucks

This is the right size truck to transport home goods and mattresses!

This is the right size truck to transport home goods and mattresses!

This truck is too small to transport these mattresses

This truck is too small to transport these mattresses

4. For Wednesday requests for pickup:

  • The above rules apply

  • Send us an e-mail at least one week in advance

  • The client or organization will provide an appropriate sized vehicle for the items requested

  • We ask that the social worker come to the Lord of Life Clifton “depot” location and take part in loading of the vehicle

  • The wish-list has been fulfilled and no new or additional requests will be honored on pick-up day. The social worker will inform client of what to expect before they arrive

  • Because of liability, Clients are not able to go in the Lord of Life Church “depot” but can help load items with their social worker

  • Smaller loads including clothing will be requested in the same fashion

We trust that when we receive a wish-list the need is true.
We love nothing more than to match up our gifts where there is a need.

Social Workers please contact us using the following form:

Name *