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Nov 10, 2021

Be a Santa to a Senior in Birmingham, AL!

Written By: Home Instead of Birmingham, AL
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Did you know that nearly a third of those 65+ have reported being lonely during the holidays in the past five years? Participate in our annual Be a Santa to a Senior program and help spread joy to those who truly need it!

Home Instead of Birmingham, AL has partnered with local non-profit organizations to identify seniors who might not otherwise receive gifts during the holiday season. Here's how you can help us provide comfort and joy!

Purchase a Christmas bag (with handles) and fill it with NEW items listed below. Label the bag "male" OR "female" and bring to our office by Friday, December 10, 2021. Our office is located at 2059 Columbiana Rd, Suite 105, Vestavia Hills, 35216. You may also purchase items for us to make a bag!

You may also make a monetary donation through the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation (501c3). Please make your check payable to Home Instead Senior Care Foundation. You can mail or bring it to our office. You may also visit to make an online donation. This is a great opportunity for youth groups, churches, or any other organization to provide community service!

You can also purchase items on Amazon to be delivered to our office and we can make the bag! Here is the Amazon List Link:

For more information, email Andrea Martin at


These are the items to include in bags:

  • Alarm clocks with large numbers
  • Bath towels & washcloths
  • Blankets
  • Calendars
  • Cotton handkerchiefs
  • Jar openers
  • Flashlights with batteries
  • Gloves
  • Hairbrushes and combs
  • Kitchen Towels
  • Full size lotions
  • Toothbrushes and Toothpaste
  • Crackers and sugar free candy
  • Playing Cards
  • Slippers and socks
  • Bibles

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