ICU's in need
many hospitals are in need of homemade warm items for their new and
or ill babies. If you know of such a hospital, please
their permission first
and find out specific details on who to mail items to, and what is
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|To add your
pediatric charity, organization, ward or NICU
with the following information:
* Organization name, contact person's
email address, mailing address, website, Facebook page, what handmade items are
needed, sizes, special information like only use 100% wool, NO wool, only certain colors etc.
you wish to find places to donate your tiny baby hats, burial gowns and
such, this is the page to look. I try to keep these listings
up to date as I can. Please email or write to
for current status and needs.
you can use to help these places!
Updated NOTE March 2016 ♥
I have removed any listings that were posted prior to 2014.
If yours is missing and you still want donations please email
me your information including a contact persons name and email.
2) Remember many places listed below do
not have the financial means, or
the personel to respond back to let you know that packages are received
and appreciated. Please make sure there is a 'tracking
your packages if you want to know that items were received.
as a former preemie mom, I can tell you that your little handmade items
like hats etc, ARE not only appreciated, but they bring great hope to
parents who are suffering!
and newborn sized hats,
pouches and gowns
CARE WEAR - more hospitals to donate
(Listed April 2014)
UCSD Medical Center (labor and delivery)
west Arbor Dr. San Diego CA 92103
are in great need of hats and booties for premature hospice infants.
sizes 23-27 weeks gestation.
pinks, unisex colors. thank you
Updated May 2015
Mended Little Hearts
name and email email@example.com
address 5153 4th St Zephyrhills FL 33542
request items needed. We would love any items for babies and children.
Knitted socks, blankets, hats, toys. Anything a baby or child could use
while in hospital for heart surgery.
FACEBOOK PAGE is: Mended
(Added March 2014) Contact:
Mandy Lanier- child life specialist
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital
417 Third Avenue
Albany, GA 31706
Items needed: burial gowns- all
Hospital name: Phoebe Putney
E. River Parkway
Always in need of afghan blankets, tied blankets, hats, mittens (for
winter), and slippers.
contacted May 2015
Henderson NV 89011
newborns (and others) in Clark
Connection is a 501 c3
loving people who want to make sure that the 100s of newborns born in
Vegas each year, have a basic layette, blanket etc to go home
with. Leader Darla
makes sure that the little ones who do not
have a burial gown, to help comfort their grieving parents.
you can help, please make either preemie
or newborn sized
especially hats and
and send them to address above.
New York State
Babies (Added Jan 2014)
the info you need is on the website. I collect baby and preemie items
for Southside Hospital in Bayshore NY on Long Island. I take them
deliveries 4 times a year. They can use blankets, hats, sweaters,
burial gowns and booties. People can email me for info at firstname.lastname@example.org
My phone # is 516-643-8311.
- Linda Loeb
(added May 2015)
Jacobi Medical Center
1400 Pelham Parkway South
Bronx, NY 10461
We are in need of newborn caps in all sizes. We are also in need of
bereavement gowns and pouches in all sizes.
Tiffanie Herne (Kaitlins Angels)
Vestal, NY 13850
everything for 18 weeks preemie -all the way to newborn. Hats, booties,
blankets, outfits, teddy bears, etc. Items don't have to come as
matching sets I will mix and match to make complete boxes. Items can be
knit crochet, sewn or bought, all are welcomed :) I donate to 3
hospitals currently and am looking to add two more so the demand is
on Facebook for Kaitlin's Angels:
I also am
working on a blog for it as well:
Updated May 2015
help with the following: any
crochet/knit squares, items for
for adults, health & beauty items, children's books,
toys, stationary, pens, pencils, crosses, angels, bookmarks, aluminum
tabs, canceled stamps, used card fronts, yarn, shoes, and clothes for
Please send any
to me at:
(added March 2016)
Centennial Medical Center
Neonatal ICU c/o Jodie Heimbach (NICU Manager)
2300 Patterson Street
Nashville, TN 37203
We need bereavement gowns ranging from micro preemie to newborn sizes.
the memory boxes to the gowns we would be SO appreciative and thankful.
We have around 60-70 deaths a year and are unable as a staff to sew
fast enough to keep up with all of the needs for our families. Even any
donations would make a huge difference.
Contact person: Lynn
Aubrey’s Angels is a non
profit, charitable ministry, in San Antonio built of love, to help meet
the very special needs of precious sick babies and parents who are in
need of a smile.We want each family to know, without a doubt, that
there are people who love their tiny angels, are
them, and want to help by crocheting, sewing, knitting, and quilting
hats, booties, afghans, mitts, angel layettes (burial layettes), memory
boxes, diaper shirts, etc. working from home. We also make afghans, lap
blankets, and chemo caps for chemo and dialysis patients in San
Antonio. You dont have to live close to participate!
We also make parent bags for moms and dads who spend an enormous amount
of time in the hospital waiting room.
Antonio Texas 78265
Bluebonnet Babies of San Antonio (charity group)
has info of who we deliver to at this time, but we're always being
asked by others to help out.
preemie and newborn size items, blankets, sheets, caps, booties, going
home outfits, toys, and diaper
We do bears, dolls and toys for the police dept, and then we do cage
blankies, dog beds, and toys for the animal shelters.
Uintah Basin Medical Center
Roosevelt, UT 84066
They have a
person who does burial gowns for
stillborns, so their basic need is blankets (approx 32" square to 36"
square). She said that they are in
constant need of blankets for babies who come earlier than expected, or
come from families who simply have nothing in which to wrap the
( Added April 2015)
Child Life Specialist
1731 Bunker Hill Rd NE
Washington DC 20017
have three units one of which is an infant floor with many babies
coming to us from the NICU. Our biggest need is for hats, we use hats
for when children go to clinic apts, discharge to home, as gifts for
families having a hard time, and when a child passes away. ") Hats,
baby blankets, booties, no color preference.
UNKNOWN STATE or National
Feb 2012 (Updated Aug 2014)
'Project Sweet Peas' is a national 501c3 non-profit organization coordinated by volunteers, who through personal experience have become passionate about providing support to families with infants in intensive care and to those who have experienced pregnancy and infant loss.
We are always in need of donations such as blankets, booties, hats, burial gowns, sleep sacks and isolette covers.
Anyone interested in donation can visit our division page to find a project close to them:
July 2013: "Our charity is called Angel Knitters. we are a
strong team based in the UK. We have people donate to us everyday but
it just isn't enough. We supply 10 Neonatal units and special baby care
units in the Uk with hats,cardigans, waistcoats and blankets as well as
bereavement items such as moseys baskets, burial gowns and angel wraps.
we are always in need of the items listed we just ask that NO BUTTONS
OR TIES are used and that the size of items are to be no bigger in size
than for a baby of 6lbs"
Hornby and Tina Burton
Cottage and BABY