Help pa­tients to twid­dle

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - News -

Ash­ford Em­po­rium in Park Mall is ask­ing peo­ple for any left­over ma­te­ri­als to be do­nated to them as part of a new project for peo­ple with De­men­tia and Alzheimer’s.

The ma­te­ri­als are be­ing used to make Twid­dle Blan­kets, which are made by vol­un­teers, for pa­tients to keep their fin­gers busy and of­fer stim­u­la­tion. Each blan­ket is unique and fea­tures rib­bon, lace, large but­tons, small zips, buck­les and even wine bot­tle corks. If you can help con­tact Ash­ford Em­po­rium on 01233 660 767.

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