Posted on May 22, 2023
Last updated on May 25, 2023
Are you interested in using sewing and crafting skills to bring stress-relief to those living with dementia, Alzheimer's, an acquired brain injury, or for those recovering from a stroke?
Research indicates that sensory blankets (also known as fidget blankets and fiddle blankets) can improve the wellbeing of people adjusting to a change in how their brain operates by providing something of interest to keep their hands busy.
This DIY volunteer opportunity encourages you to get creative with a variety of colours, textures and trinkets to design a sensory blanket for someone in need.
Somerset College World Ready Pilot Only! Please seek guidance from a parent/carer before applying.
DIY Volunteering Projects (School Program) exists on the FreddyMatch platform to provide you with a variety of volunteer project ideas that you can DIY in your own community
"Volunteering is time willingly given for the common good and without financial gain" - Volunteering Australia definition. With this overarching …
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