London Merton Hospital

Knitting For Paws - London

Knitting For Paws


Do you have a passion for knitting and a creative flair? We’re looking for volunteers who can produce woollen toys and other knitted goods for us. These will be used to help us raise income for the pets in our care and to enrich the lives of our pets while they are in our rehoming centres. If you have some expertise in knitting, can follow a pattern and time to spare, then we’d love to hear from you!

What you will be doing:

  • Making and donating items to sell and for enrichment for cats in our care.
  • This opportunity is open to individuals or small groups
  • Option to join our Knit & Natter afternoons at the hospital


What we are looking for:

  • Knowledge and interest in knitting
  • Eye for detail and creative flair
  • Flexible approach to volunteering
  • Ability to work within Blue Cross processes with the support of our Knitting Groups Coordinator


Benefits to you:

  • You’ll be helping Blue Cross to help pets have happy, healthy lives
  • Participate in raising funds within your local community
  • Share your skills within a charity environment
  • The opportunity to make a real difference in a friendly team environment
  • Have fun and meet new people from a variety of backgrounds