Over 200 Twiddlemuffs

For people living with Dementia

Carnforth Rotary Secretary, Linda, has knitted over 200 Twiddlemuffs, most of which have been donated to Royal Lancaster Infirmary for people living with Dementia. 

They act as a calming measure to reduce the trauma of being in hospital which can often be frightening and bewildering for people affected by dementia. 

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Helping people living with Dementia

more It is known that people living with dementia often feel agitated and having a Twiddlemuff can help to keep them calm. To date, Carnforth rotary has donated over 100 Twiddlemuffs to RLI and Age UK in the local area and more are being knitted.

Working with local organisations

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back Carnforth Rotary is very active in the community. In addition being responsible for the upkeep of the three boundary stones, our rotarians can often be seen around the area.