Milwaukee Help

Free Clothing

If you need help with clothes, there are many clothing closets in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where you can get free clothing, accessories, shoes and more. Make sure you call each clothing closet before you go because some of them do not provide free clothing for everyone. Some have free clothes for babies or kids, some for women and some for men only. Some only have clothes for certain groups of people such as pregnant women. Below is a list of clothing closets in the Milwaukee area. Availability of free clothing usually depends upon donations. Below are some organizations that provide free clothing for people in Milwaukee.

325 E North Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53212
(414) 427-7162 Main

This clothing bank provides for the entire family. Available clothing includes:

  • baby clothes;
  • children's clothing;
  • general apparel;
  • maternity clothing;
  • plus-size clothing;
  • school clothing; and
  • winter clothing

1300 S Layton Blvd
Ascension Church
Milwaukee, WI 53215
(262) 251-7333 Main   If dialing from a 414 area code, dial 1

A program of the HOPE Network, the Post is stocked with good, new and used clothing. Free clothing includes: baby clothes and children's clothes. Availability depends upon donations. Each mother will be allowed to take one bag of clothing. Brand new layettes are available to mothers with newborns. In addition, each mother may take six disposable diapers (when available) for each of her children in diapers. Mothers are asked to bring one or two cans of food for the local food pantry in exchange for the clothing.

1702 W Walnut St
Milwaukee, WI 53205
(414) 933-1300 Main

Free clothing is available, including:

  • adapted clothes;
  • baby clothes;
  • children's clothes;
  • diapers;
  • formal clothes;
  • general apparel;
  • maternity clothes;
  • personal grooming supplies;
  • plus-size clothes;
  • school clothes;
  • shoes;
  • winter clothes; and
  • work clothes