Welcome to The Soothing Stitches Project!
*This page is for free blanket requests only.
Please read the following information before requesting a free weighted blanket.
1. WARNING: these blankets are NOT for children under the age of 3. Serious choking hazard.
2. We make each blanket using the standard recommended Occupational Therapy guideline: 10% + 1 lb. of the child's current body weight. (i.e. for a 50 lb. child a 6 lb. blanket should be ordered) If your child's personal Occupational Therapist deems it more beneficial for your child to utilize a heavier blanket based on individual needs, please be prepared to present this recommendation in writing at the time of order.
3. You will receive a Paypal invoice for "shipping only" within 3 days of submitting your request. You must pay in full with 7 days to reserve a spot on the waiting list. Your request will be removed after 7 days of non-payment.
Mini/Travel Size (3-4 lbs/30"L x 37"W)
Small (5 lbs/45"L x 37"W)
Med (6-8 lbs/50"L x 37"W)
Lrg (9-11 lbs/55"L x37"W)
XL (12 lbs/60"L x 37"W)
All prices are subject to 8% NY sales tax and additional shipping fees.
($15.05/Mini & Small, $21.10 Medium/Lrg/XL USPS Priority Flat Rate per blanket)
**FREE BLANKET PROGRAMMING NOTE**
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A FREE BLANKET, YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ONLINE FORM BELOW AND SUBMIT ALL REQUESTED DOCUMENTATION TO: . FAILURE TO DO SO WILL DISQUALIFY YOU FROM THIS PROGRAM.
REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION IS AS FOLLOWS:
*PROOF OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE, FOOD STAMPS, OR SSI DISABILITY
*PROOF OF AUTISM DIAGNOSIS