Child Life Wish List

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Gifts and toys are used by our Child Life team year round for special holiday and birthday celebrations, end of treatment parties, or to help make a procedure a little less scary.

Purchase Online Gifts

Order gifts for the kids in the hospital from the convenience of your home! Check out our online store for our current needs. Select the toys and gifts of your choosing and they will be ordered for the kids at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital.

Donate Pre-Purchased Items

Due to infection control, all items must be new and in their original packaging. Items that are not accepted include:

  • Used or opened toys, books, magazines, stuffed animals, beanie babies, DVD’s and electronics
  • Homemade cards, capes and clothes
  • Food, drinks and candy
  • Any items with Latex, including balloons
  • Nerf or other gun style toys, or toys and games with violent themes

View a complete list of needed items here.

Drop Off Locations and Hours

Toy donations can be delivered to the front desk of Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital (2001 W 86th Street, Entrance 4)
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

A gift-in-kind form must be completed and turned in with all toy donations. The gift-in-kind form is available here to complete in advance, or printed copies are available at the front desk when delivering your items.

Download Gift In-Kind Donation Form (pdf) »

Download Child Life Wish List (pdf) »

Would you like provide a gift to a child at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital? Click here to learn how.

Child Life Services

  Greatest Needs

  • Art Supplies: Colored pencils, Markers, Glue, Paint (washable)
  • Board Books
  • Bubbles and bubble tumblers
  • Decks of cards/UNO
  • Doctor Kits
  • Handheld infant toys/Infant toys with lights and sound (all plastic)
  • LEGO/Duplo blocks
  • Matchbox and Hot Wheels cars
  • Playdog/Model Magic/Modeling clay
  • Small toys featuring popular characters (ie, Elmo, Doc McStuffins, Mickey Mouse, Thomas the Train, Disney Princesses, Frozen, Paw Patrol, Marvel Superheroes)

  Ways to Give

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  • Infant toys with lights and sounds (all plastic)
  • Handheld infant toys (all plastic)
  • Sound machines and musical crib toys
  • Wooden puzzles
  • Children’s toys (all plastic – Fisher Price, Playskool, V-tech, Disney)
  • Toys featuring popular characters (i.e. Elmo, Doc McStuffins, Mickey Mouse, Thomas the Train, Disney Princesses, Frozen, Paw Patrol)
  • Action Figures (Spider-man, Batman, Hulk, Iron Man, etc.)
  • Barbie Dolls
  • Baby Dolls
  • Matchbox and Hot Wheels cars
  • LEGO/Duplo Blocks
  • Doctor Kits



  • Building or model kits
  • Decks of cards/UNO
  • Journals
  • Manicure sets and nail polish
  • Bath and body products
  • Art/Jewelry making kits
  • Word search/puzzle books
  • Advanced coloring books

Art/Craft Supplies:

  • Coloring books and Crayola crayons (24 pack or less)
  • Markers
  • Colored pencils
  • Paints (washable) and paintbrushes
  • Stickers
  • Fiskars scissors and Elmer’s glue
  • All inclusive craft & jewelry kits
  • Scrap-booking supplies
  • Beads/beading kits
  • Table top easels, lap easels, and TV trays
  • Play-Doh/Model Magic/Modeling clay



  • Xbox One games (rated E) and controllers
  • PlayStation 4 games (rated E) and controllers
  • iPads


Comfort Items:

  • Child-friendly pillow cases
  • Fleece Blankets
  • Pajamas
  • Children’s Underwear

Gift Cards ($5, $10, $20, and $25):

  • Wal-Mart, Target, and grocery stores
  • Restaurants surrounding Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital (Starbucks, Applebees, Chick-fil-A, Subway, Panera)
  • Amazon
  • iTunes



  • Books (i.e. board books, popular children’s books, young adult series)
  • Stress balls
  • Interactive books (i/e/ books with sounds, iSpy, Look and Find)
  • Light up spinners
  • Bubbles and bubble tumblers
  • Blank CDs

  Greatest Needs

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