Weighted Materials In Our Region

Ahhhsome Blankets

Weighted blankets and products for neurological and physiological sensory solutions. For all ages and spectrums. Designer and owner Nancy Jackson has an at-home based business in the Cleveland area. For more information, visit her website, dtvks.whoum.servertrust.com/default.asp.

Dreamcatcher Weighted Blankets

DreamCatcher Blankets specializes in making custom weighted blankets for those who are comforted and benefited by them. We make larger blankets (up to king size) for sleep, in addition to wrap and lap blankets, and lap pads which are smaller and used mainly as a calming tool


Web address: http://www.childrensdisabilities.info/shops/dreamcatcher.html

Location: PO Box 252 Stevensville, Montana 59870

Phone:(406) 777-2267

Email: dreamcatcher@weightedblanket.net

Elly Nessa

Janessa Diverno is a parent and advocate who makes weighted blankets and lap pads right out of her home! For more information, contact Janessa at 423-637-1393, email ellyblankets@gmail.com, or on Facebook.

Red Barn Blankets

Red Barn Blankets makes weighted blankets for people on the autism spectrum. You can contact Irlanda Corrales at the number below and visit the Etsy site to see examples and more details.


Web address: https://www.etsy.com/shop/RedBarnBlankets

Location: Hixson TN

Phone: (844) 400-2276


Based out of the St. Elmo/downtown Chattanooga area, SensaCalm specializes in custom-made weighted blankets, lap pads, neck wraps, and more. Prices range from $30 on up. Order directly from their website, https://www.sensacalm.com/?rfsn=2464986.7c2d3c0ea. Use that link and the CAC receives additional donations from SensaCalm.

Web address: https://www.sensacalm.com/?rfsn=2464986.7c2d3c0ea

Location: 2011 N Chamberlain Avenue Suite 188, Chattanooga TN 37406

Phone: (855) 736-7222

Email: orders@SensaCalm.com

Sew Cute Designs

Elizabeth Thornburgh is an avid volunteer for the Chattanooga Autism Center. Her at-home business can make weighted blankets, pads, and wraps to suit your needs. For more information, visit her Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/SewCuteDesign/

Sharing the Weight

Sharing the Weight is a non-profit group based in Ottumwa, Iowa. The group’s organizer, Marci Prose, works with volunteers to create and distribute, for a small cost to help with shipping, weighted blankets for children with special needs. These blankets, which are stuffed with poly pellets, are typically valued at a cost of $100 - $450.


Web address: http://www.sharingtheweight.org/

Therapy Shoppe

Specializes in sensory integration products, special needs toys, oral motor tools, and occupational therapy supplies. Weighted materials are also available. For more information, visit their website.

Web address: https://www.therapyshoppe.com/

Location: PO Box 8875 Grand Rapids, MI 49518

Phone: (800) 261-5590 and (616) 696-7441

Email: info@therapyshoppe.com

TJ's Jackpot

Can’t find that one of a kind item for your kiddo? Then check out TJs Jackpot! Tiffany Long is a fellow autism mom who specializes in making unique items for just the right gift. She can make weighted animals, hats and scarves, and snuggle buddies of your child’s favorite character that you might not be able to buy! Because Tiffany’s items are crocheted, she is able to accommodate for sensory issues with fabrics and also allergies! Check out some of what she’s made at TJ’s Jackpot or email her at tjlong09@yahoo.com with specific items you’d like made!

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