Needed Items

Members here is a list of knitted and crocheted items that are needed.

This will be updated on an ‘as necessary’ basis. Please check back often

Please note we do not currently need individual baby hats or baby afghans.

We are in need of blankets/afghans for the renal and chemo units at Credit Valley Hospital.  Approx. size for these is 39″ X 60″ – 72″. 
Men’s Toques/Beanies
Men’s Scarves (8″ x 46″)
Women’s Toques/Beanies
Women’s Scarves/Cowls minimum of 6″ wide
Blankets/Afghans:  Ian Anderson House receives many of our Afghans and their beds are twin size; as               well blankets for Renal patients are to be from approx chest height to the floor, wide enough to               cover them during a treatment
Men’s Slippers (with bottom grips)
Women’s Slippers (with bottom grips)
Baby/Toddler Sweater & Toques Sets for ages Newborn and up – soft baby yarn only – sets only Preemie hats-must NOT have seams and be made of very soft acrylic yarn with some stretch
Baby Blankets for Hospitals – close knit/crochet with no holes, 24″x 24″
Baby Blankets for Home (Min 30″ x 30″) – not currently needed as we have a good stock on hand
Children’s Hat & Mitt Sets or just MittsChildren’s Sweaters – all sizes
Adult Hat & Mitt Sets, – men and women
Crib Blankets 36″ x 52″ – not currently needed as we have a good stock on hand
Toys – eyes  (or similar) should be done with embroidery for safety.
Adult Chemo Hats (no seams very soft yarn) – especially for men, women too
Yarn (usable)