Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where do the families live that your serve?
  • Most families we serve live in the greater Cincinnati, Ohio area.
  • What kind of furniture do you accept and not accept?
  • Please see our List of Accepted Items.
  • When do you pickup?
  • We do pickups Monday through Friday 9am-4pm and some Saturdays.
  • How do you know what families need help?
  • We receive all of our referrals thru homeless shelters and social service agencies.
  • Where do you get your furniture?
  • From generous residential, commercial, and business donors as well as colleges, hotels, retirement homes, and more.

  • How can I get someone to pickup my items?
  • Just contact us to arrange a pickup date.
  • Does it cost to have you pick up our furniture?
  • Yes, we do ask for a $25 gas donation.
    If you have a few small items to donate you can instead call the office to schedule a time to drop them off at the warehouse.
  • What condition do the items need to be in?
  • We really hope that “Gently used” answers that. We do not accept items with stains, or tears in the fabric.
    We try to explain it like this:
    if it’s in good enough shape to give to a friend or family member, then it's what we are looking for.
    We strive to keep our clients dignity intact by giving them items of worth.
    Thanks for understanding this.

New Life Furniture Will Accept:

Acceptable items

Will Not Accept: