Care Wear is a nationwide group of volunteers who knit, crochet, and/or sew, providing handmade baby items directly to hospitals. All Care Wear items are distributed by hospital staff [FREE] to infants, children and their parents.
Care Wear Volunteers, Inc.
102 Mercer Court
Frederick, MD 21701
IRS approved 501 (c)(3) organization.
Sinai Hospital/Life Bridge Health (2401 W. Belvedere Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215) requests shawls and hats for adult cancer patients in addition to baby blankets, full-term hats & booties, etc. Beth Markowitz is the volunteer Manager. 410-601-5023 firstname.lastname@example.org (March 31, 2014)
Appeal for Burial Garments: The nurse manager of the NICUs in Bryn Mawr Hospital & Lankenau Medical Center requests burial garments. (Bryn Mawr Hospital, Attn: Nurse Manager NICU, 130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 and Lankenau Medical Center, Attn: Nurse Manager- NICU, 100 Lancasster Avenue, Wynnewood PA 19096.) (March 10, 2014)
Geisinger Medical Center, (Attn: Phoebe Beckley, NICU Family Support, 100 N Academy Avenue, Danville, PA 17822-2710) requests donations of "Share Squares" so that every family will have 2 (for Mom and baby). Share Squares are 4" squares of flannel fabric with finished edges. Parents keep the square against their skin and then the square is given to calm the baby--while Mom is not present. This is an easy project and your help is appreciated. (email@example.com or 570-271-7345). (March 5, 2014)