Description (Service) Provides hand-knit mittens to Peterborough City and County children and youth in need * Volunteers knit mitts throughout the year and Mitts for Kids distributes them to families during United Way's annual Coats for Kids and Grown-ups Too distribution events * also donates mitts to local children's agencies 
Call Linda Chopping to donate yarn to the knitters or to join the knitting group
Service Details
Hours United Way Office Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Jul-Aug: Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Dates Distribution date for 2019 is Sat, Oct 26, 8 am-3 pm at Peterborough Square.
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Any child or youth who needs mittens
Application No application required * call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Distribution location(s) announced annually
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
277 Stewart St
Peterborough, ON K9J 3M8
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Intersection Stewart St - King St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - ground floor only
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-742-8839
Fax 705-742-9186
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Primary Contact Stephanie Levesque, Labour Programs and Services Development Officer; Phone: ext 32; Email:
Alternate Contact Linda Chopping, Knitting Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: (Residence) 705-778-7842; Email:
Primary Executive Jim Russell, CEO; Email:

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