We are delighted to present our hand-made gift of teddies to the police be used by the charity Children 1st.

Maureen delivering trauma teddies to PC Moran from Police Scotland. Trauma teddies were knitted by residents and staff from Bridge View and are used by Children 1st and Police Scotland to give to children who have suffered trauma in their lives. You can find out more at their Facebook page (opens in a new tab).

Wendy Smith, activities co-ordinator at our care home was delighted with the hard work and dedication of residents and staff;

“We are so pleased to be able to contribute to the community and our hearts go out to the children who suffer trauma in our society.”

Plans are already afoot to knit for our next project!