Emergency Clothing & Furniture Depot
The Emergency Clothing and Furniture Depot (ECFD)
is a non-funded division of Centra Cam Vocational
Training Association (CCVTA). In addition to being a
major training centre for the clients that attend
programs at CCVTA, ECFD provides clothing,
furniture, housewares, toys and home décor items
to residents of Camrose and area.
ECFD is now OPEN to the Public. Monday-Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)
Where does ECFD get the items to give away?
The items available at ECFD come from the generous donations from the community.
What happens to the items after I donate them?
The staff sort through the donations and determine where the items will be sent. ECFD makes all useable and essential items available for referral customers. Non-essential items or items that we have excess of may be sent to the Outlet Store to be sold.
What do you accept?
We accept all clothing, housewares, furniture, home décor, personal hygiene items and toys that are clean, gently used and in good repair. For more information please phone ECFD. Unfortunately we are unable to accept any item that is stained, ripped or in poor repair.
What don’t you accept?
ECFD is unable to accept any item that is in poor repair, damaged, dirty, have excess pet hair or tobacco smoke. We are also unable to accept cribs, walkers, lawn darts, bunk beds, used cosmetics car seat, building material or hazardous waste.
Do you have a pick-up service?
Unfortunately we are unable to pick up your items; however, we are able to assist with unloading your items when you arrive.
When can I bring my items?
ECFD is open Monday-Saturday from 8:30-4:00 for donations. Please bring all donations to the back door. ECFD is closed on all Statutory holidays, the third Friday of the month for staff training and some days during the Christmas Season.
Can I volunteer at ECFD?
We love volunteers! All volunteer applications are processed at the main facility, please phone 780-672-9995 for more information.
Camrose AB T4V 1H1