Charities We Support

Here is a list of the charities we support.

Hot water bottle covers for refugees

Hot water bottle covers for refugees

Twiddlemuffs Production Line

Twiddlemuffs Production Line


Action For Greyhounds
PO BOx 3089, Lyng Road, Norwich, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 3YP

Contact Annie Boddey on 01603 469864 or at anniehound@virginmedia.com

AFG is a non-profit making organisation dedicated to the welfare of greyhounds. Norfolk Knitters and Stitchers make snoods, hats and coats for the greyhounds which are used or sold to support their work.

Age UK Norfolk
300 St Faith's Road, Old Catton, Norwich, Norwich, Norfolk NR6 7 BJ

Contact Pat Brickley on 01603 785255 or at pay.brickley@ageuknorfolk.org.uk

Norfolk Knitters and Stitchers provide them with warm blankets, hats, gloves and scarves for elderly people. We also support their project to knit hats for Innocent Smoothie bottles in the supermarkets which generates funds for them.

Age UK Norwich
60 London St, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1JX

Contact Helen Burgess on 01603 496325 or at Helen.Burgess@ageuknorwich.org.uk

Smoothie Hats

Apostleship of the Sea
14 Cedar Avenue, Kesgrave, Ipswich, Suffolk IP5 1EZ

Contact Mr David Offord on 01473 620354 or at david.offord@mypostoffice.co.uk

Sailors - hats, polo neck warmers, balaclavas, fingerless mittens

Arthritis Research UK
10 Meadow Way, Hellesdon, Norwich, Norfolk NR6 5NW

Contact Mrs Julia Fisher on 01603 406599

Items are donated to Arthritis Research UK for sale on their craft stalls as a means of raising funds for the charity.

Big C
10a Castle Meadow, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 3DE

Contact Diane Northway on 01603 619900 or at diane.northway@big-c.co.uk

Donating items for sale on craft stalls. Money received for these items goes towards improving the lives of those suffering from cancer.

British Red Cross
Red Cross Refugee Section, Crescent House 1st Floor, 46 Priestgate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE1 1LF

Contact Mrs Louise Lawson on 01733 357472

Blanket, hats etc.. and items for sale to raise funds

British Red Cross (Refugee Section)
Bradbury House, 54 Kenileworth Drive, Oadby, Leicester, Leicestershire LE2 5LG

Contact Mrs Sonia Gerpe on 0116 2710359

Items donated to help raise money to enable the volunteer-led humanitarian organisation to help people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are.

Broomfield Hospital
Court Road, Broomfield, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 7ET

Contact Wendy Morrissey on 01245 362000 or at communications@meht.nhs.uk

Modesty knee blankets for wheelchair users, trauma teds for A/E

Cats Protection: Norwich and District
Norwich, Norfolk

Supplying mice and cat blankets.

Colchester Hospital
c/o Melanie Carr, Wool Loft, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 4LA

Contact Wendy Morrissey on 01603 865745

Baby clothes

Colchester Woman's Refuge
Colchester Women’s Refuge Ltd, PO Box 40, Colchester, Essex CO1 2XJ

Contact Wendy Morrissey at info@colchester-refuge.org.uk

Female adult knitwear - some to be used as Christmas gifts

Cruse
68 St Augustine's Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 3AD

Contact Helen Docherty on 01603 219977 or at helendocherty2002@yahoo.co.uk

Bereavement Support in Norwich and Central Norfolk. Currently donating tea cosies.

Cuddles UK
Norwich Wool Loft, Christchurch Centre, Magdalen Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 4LA

Contact Elly Reynolds on 07725047216 or at elly.reynolds@btinternet.com

Premature baby clothes - including angel gowns and triangles

Farleigh Hospice
North Court Road, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 7FH

Contact Wendy Morrissey on 01245 457300 or at info@farleighhospice.org

Have themed events but always welcome knitwear for 1 years upwards

A child in Serbia receives his shoebox

A child in Serbia receives his shoebox

The Butterfly Garden

The Butterfly Garden


Feline Care Cat Rescue
Roudham Road, East Harling, Norfolk NR16 2QN

Contact Louise on 01953 718529 or at info@felinecare.org.uk

Cat toys & blankets

Grassroots
3 Lintock Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 3NU

Contact Mr Howard Wurr at howard.wurr@btinternet.com

Raising funds by selling, running raffles or coffee mornings

Haven and Liberty Projects
The Haven, PO Box 7, Diss, Norfolk IP22 4WE

Contact Caroline on 0845 4674876 or at havenproject@orwell-housing.co.uk

Blankets, cushions, children clothes and toys.

Hedgehog Haven
22 Thirlby Road, North Walsham, Norfolk NR28 OHX

Contact Mrs Marion Grime on 01692 404550 or at grimes771@btinternet.com

Knitted hedgehogs are donated for sale to this small home run haven for sick & permanently disabled hedgehogs in North Norfolk area. The charity is self funded.

Helping our Homeless in Norwich
9 Carrside, North Walsham, Norfolk NR28 9NU

Contact Mrs Denise Saint-Sadler

Blankets, hats, scarves, gloves etc. Plus soap, shampoo and other toiletries

Hillside Animal Sanctuary
Hill Top Farm, Hall Lane, Frettenham, Norwich, Norfolk NR12 7LP

Contact Mrs Cathy Raff on 01603 736200 or at admin@hillside.org.uk

Knitted chicken jumpers to aid the recovery of battery hens

Home Instead
Diamond House, Vulcan road North, Norwich, Norfolk NR6 6AQ

Contact Chris Carter on 01603 482116 or at chris.carter@homeinstead.co.uk

Blankets and Twiddlemuffs

Hospice Ethiopia
c/o Melanie Carr, Wool Loft, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 4LA

Contact Mrs Sue Mumford on 01603 865745 or at melaniecarr04@talktalk.net

Blankets and clothing

Infant Feeding Nursery
St James, Extons Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk PE30 5NU

Contact Mrs Janet Penniston at janet.penniston@nchc.nhs.uk

Knitted breasts help prospective mothers learn how to breast feed and are used at ante natal classes.

International Aid Trust
England Lane, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR31 6BE

Contact Les Potter on 01493 445533 or at urcf@aol.com

Any knitted or sewn clothing from baby to adult. Blankets and toys. Larger sizes always gratefully received. Shoe Box and shoe box items accepted all year round. Next addition - Twiddlemuffs

Kare Plus
Unit F Integration House, Iceni Court, Delft Way, Norwich, Norfolk NR6 6BB

Contact Gordon Anderson on 01603 340044 or at gordon.anderson@kareplus.co.uk

Twiddlemuffs

Karyntime
38 The Lizard, Wymondham, Norfolk NR18 9BH

Contact Karyn Roe at karyn.roe@gmail.com

Providing knitted and sewn items for sale to aid the charity or to be used in the advancement of health and wellbeing for the benefit of children and adults with special needs or challenging circumstances.

Leeway
c/o City Hall, St Peters Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1NH

Contact Alex Atkinson on 0300 561 0077 or at a.atkinson@leewaywa.org.uk

Children clothes, toys, cushions and blankets

Local Care Homes
Diss Wool Shed, Methodist Church Rooms, Victoria Road,, Diss, Suffolk IP22 4EY

Contact Maria

Twiddlemuffs and Blankets

Louise Hamilton Centre
Palliative Care East, Louise Hamilton CentreGorleston, James Paget University Hospital, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR31 6LA

Contact Mrs Roberta Lovick on 01493 453100. or at palliative-care-east@jpaget.nhs.uk

Donating items for sale to help raise funds for the centre

Nar Health Visitors
St James, Exton Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk PE30 5NU

Contact Mrs Sarah Neall

Knitted breasts help prospective mothers learn how to breast feed and are used at ante natal classes and by District Health Visitors.

Nelson's Journey
The Bradbury Building - Smiles House, The Octagon Business Park, Hospital Road, Little Plumstead, Norwich, Norfolk NR13 5FH

Contact Sophie Berry on 01603 431788 or at sophie@nelsonsjourney.org.uk

Purple Petals Flowers Campaign - in association with Peter Taylor Funeral Services in Costessey.

Purple flower brooches will be used to fundraise for the charity, helping bereaved children in the local community.

Quilts

NNUH Premature Baby Unit
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7UY

Contact Mrs Louise Cook at Louise.Cook@nnuh.nhs.uk

We have knitted for the Norfolk and Norwich Premature Baby Unit for a long time and recently had a request for very, very tiny hats (egg cup size). They now save such tiny babies it is hard to get things small enough for them. We have a lovely pattern of a tiny baby hat with a flap - just see our patterns section. We have also donated blankets, journey bags, incubator quilts, snuggle triangles and baby bumpers.

Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCH&C) Breastfeeding Friends
Bowthorpe Rd, Norwich NR2 3TU, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 3TU

Knitted breasts help prospective mothers learn how to breast feed and are used at ante natal classes and by District Health Visitors.

Norfolk Greyhound Rescue
71 Trafford Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 2QR

Contact Hayley Patrick on 07470 931758 or at hayley@norfolkgreyhoundrescue.co.uk

Dog coats and blankets

Norwich Baby Bank
c/o 4 Secure Storage, Hall Rd, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 6EG

Contact Vicky Woods at hello@babybanknorfolk.org.uk

Donation of baby clothes 0-18 months and blankets

Norwich Foodbank
Henderson Business Centre, 51 Ivy Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR5 8BF

Contact Hannah Worsley on 01603 251723 or at hannah@norwich.foodbank.org.uk

Donations of Morsbags and occasionally blankets and babywear

PACT
River Farm, Woodrising, Norwich, Norfolk NR9 4PJ

Contact Christine Rockingham on 01632 820775 or at pactsanctuary@btconnect.com

Dog coats and blankets

Phumuza-Share the Load
c/o Anne Bateman, Lowestoft, Suffolk

Supporting Schools in Zimbabwe

Prickly Friends
14 Bracken Way, Grimston, King's Lynn, Norfolk PE32 1XA

Contact Angie Hubbard at anghogqueen@aol.com

Project Linus
Sheringham Wool Loft, Sheringham Community Centre, Holway Road, Sheringham, Norfolk NR26 8NP

Contact Kate Davies on 01263 824781 or at katedavies1001@yahoo.co.uk

Blankets - all sorts including quilts

Rose Cottage Cats
Green Lane, Bedingham, Bungay NR35 2AS, Bedingham, Bungay, Norfolk NR35 2AS

Contact Lyn Buck on 01508 482737

Toys and blankets for cats

Rosie Hospital
Addenbrooke's Charitable Trust, Robinson Way, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 0SW

Contact Sarah Pesonen on 01223 349805 or at sarah.pesonen@act4addenbrookes.org.uk

Baby clothes and blankets

Safe Haven
Agricultural Hall Plain, Agricultural Hall Plain, Norwich NR1 3FS, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 3FS

Contact Peter Wright / Jo Pinnington at peterwright48@hotmail.co.uk

Blankets

Samaritan's Purse Shoebox Appeal - Operation Christmas Child
c/o Edna, Norfolk

Contact Mrs Trish Ellse at trish@alivechurch.org.uk

Shoe box appeal normally collected around October: small knitted items, hats, gloves, scarves, toys (knitted toys are not acceptable), school supplies, hygiene items, jewellery etc...

Samaritan's Purse Shoebox Appeal - Operation Christmas Child
14 Maingay House, Alysham, Norwich, Norfolk NR11 6HQ

Contact Mrs Shirley Barber on 01263 735100 or at sbarber12@btinternet.com

Shoe box appeal normally collected around October: small knitted items, hats, gloves, scarves, toys (knitted toys are not acceptable), school supplies, hygiene items, jewellery etc...

Samaritan's Purse Shoebox Appeal - Operation Christmas Child
Aylsham, Norwich, Norfolk

Contact Mr John and Mrs Diane Christie on 01263 733442 or at johnchristie496@btinternet.com

Shoe box appeal normally collected around October: small knitted items, hats, gloves, scarves, toys (knitted toys are not acceptable), school supplies, hygiene items, jewellery etc...

Samaritan's Purse Shoebox Appeal - Operation Christmas Child
81 Norwich Road, Dereham, Norfolk NR20 3AL

Contact Mrs Mary Jack on 1362693101 or at jackrhl@hotmail.co.uk

Shoe box appeal normally collected around October: small knitted items, hats, gloves, scarves, toys (knitted toys are not acceptable), school supplies, hygiene items, jewellery etc...

Shoebox Norwich Depot
41 St Mary's Grove, Sprowston, Norwich, Norwich, Norfolk NR7 8DJ

Contact Mrs Pauline Butler on 01603 466084 or at p.butler43@ntlworld.com

We knit hats, gloves, scarves and hand puppets as well as knitted or sewn bags for children between the ages of 2 and 13 for the Christmas Shoebox appeal.

Snetterton Dogs Trust
North End Road, Snetterton, Norwich, Norfolk NR16 2LD

Contact Mrs Kate Brewster on 01953 498012 or at kate.brewster@dogstrust.org.uk

Dog Blankets and coats

St Martins Housing Trust
Bishopbridge House, 45 William Kett Close, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 4FD

Contact Nicola King on 01603 666563 or at nicola.king@stmartinshousing.org.uk

Adult clothing - jumpers, hats, gloves, scarves, mitts and blankets. Also cushions for the hostel.

Star Throwers
30 Melton road, Wymondham, Norfolk NR18 0DB

Contact (Honeybee) on 01953 423304

Donating items for fund raising - eg blankets/quilts

STEPS
34 Warminger Court, Bert Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 3ED

Contact Mrs Alison Atkins on 01603 762822 or at aeatkins@btinternet.com

Toys donated to support children who lives are affected by childhood lower limb conditions.

Sure Start Children's Centre
c/o John and Trish Burrows, Bowthorpe Knitting Group, Bowthorpe Church, Wendene, Bowthorpe, Norwich, Norfolk NR5 9AA

Contact Trish and John Burrows on 01603 741071 or at johnandtrishburrows@gmail.com

Knitted breasts to aid breast feeding

The Cinnamon Trust
Sun Cottage, 5 Lock Cottages, Lock Road, Honing, North Walsham, Norfolk NR28 9PJ

Contact Mrs Toni Deaves on 01692 536733

Elderly and Terminally Ill People and their Pets - anything that may be of us to both adults and pets

The Falconer Trust
3 Linmore Court Threxton Road Industrial Estate Watton Thetford Norfolk IP25 6NG, Threxton Road Industrial Estate, Watton, Norfolk IP25 6NG

Contact Mr Neil Starling on 01953 851898 or at mail@thefalconertrust.co.uk

Supporting the Falconer Children’s Home and Orphanage, Kabulamema, Zambia

The Royal British Legion
PO Box 3386, Norwich, Norfolk NR7 7WF

Contact Mrs Lynn Hatch on 07920138798 or at thall@britishlegion.org.uk

Knitted or crochet poppies are donated to the Royal British Legion and help towards raising money for its Poppy Appeal.

Tools with a Mission (TWAM)
The Oaks, Furze Lane, Reepham, Norwich, Norfolk NR10 4NU

Contact Mr Michael Price on 01603 871831

Donation of knitting and sewing accessories - including old sewing machine, knitting needles, wool, fabric etc...

Tortoise Club
PO Box 249, Bracon Ash, Norwich, Norfolk NR14 8WY

Contact Mrs Eleanor Tirtasana on 01508 570984 or at eleanor@tortoisewelfare.co.uk

Donation of tortoises for sale to raise funds for the charity

West Suffolk Hospital - Bury St Edmunds
Diss Wool Shed, Methodist Church Rooms, Victoria Road, Diss, Suffolk IP22 4EY

Contact Linda Gunn

Prem baby clothes, angel gowns