Sizes: any size with a minimum of 42” x 42” - All Colors Quilts
45” x 60” Children’s Quilts
All patterns and colors of quilts are appreciated by hospice patients. There also is a need for children’s quilts for their BLUGS (Blankets with Hugs) Program. These go to children of all ages who have lost sibings, parents, grandparents, close friends and others. All quilts are delivered throughout the year to patients and children in the West Valley.
We also make fidget mats for dementia patients in Hospice. Nurses have reported back that these are well used and appreciated.
Sizes: 45” x 60” or 60”x70”
Made of fabric that children and teens (mostly girls) would like.
Southwest FAC is a multidisciplinary facility developed and funded by the police department of three municipalities: Avondale, Buckeye and Goodyear. It's purpose is to provide quality investigations of abuse in the most sensitive, appropriate manner to crime victims. Children visiting the center are from talking age to 17 years of age. However, the majority of the children are in their teens. Each child leaves the facility with a quilt.
These flannel receiving blankets will be given to indigent women/families who do not have anything for their new babies.
Approximate size 35” x 35””
Also Fidget mats are a much requested donation that we provide for dementia patients, providing stimulation and keeping from them getting bored.
Colorful, girly quilts that are twin size (70” x 90”)
Natalie's House is a group home for 6 foster girls who are difficult to place in individual foster homes. The quilts are used as bedspreads in this home and are theirs to take with them when they leave. These girls are ages 6 to 17.
Size 45 x 60 - Bright Colors
It is a Hospice for children, located in Central Phoenix. It is the only Hospice for children from birth to age 16 in the Valley. It is totally funded by donations as insurances don't cover hospice care for children.
These pillows are given to those that have recently had breast surgery. They are placed under the affected arm to provide support and cushioning to ease surgical discomfort.
New Life Center is Arizona’s largest domestic violence and sexual assault refuge, serving more than 1000 children and adults each year. They provide temporary housing for victims. When they arrive they have very little with them. We are now providing twin bed sized quilts for the women and children. They will take these quilts with them when they leave for permanent housing. Finished quilts should be approximately 63” x 92”.
We provide dog beds to the PebbleCreek Pet Companions Club who use them in our own community as well as provide them to various local shelters. The Community Service committee makes the dog bed covers that you may take home. You then can add fabric scraps to stuff it.
Community Service Sew Day on June 18th, making adult clothing protectors that will be donated to Hospice of the Valley.
We present quilts as a house warming gift to women who are just released from the Perryville Prison and are new to Magdalene House. It houses up to 6 women for up to two years. The house is safe, long-term recovery housing that allows post-incarcerated women to heal, gain employment, and save for the future. It is an arm of the Bridges Reentry organization. The quilts should be about 63” x 92” to be used as a bed spread for their Twin XL beds.