Christmas Box Donations for Helping Victims of Domestic Violence

HVDV Christmas Appeal drop off point closing date is Friday 1st December at 4pm, you can drop your donation to the Discover Trowbridge office at the Civic Centre, St Stephen’s Place.

Donating a shoe box or gift bag this Christmas is a wonderful gift to give and bring smiles back to the faces of these families.

HVDV Christmas Appeal 2023 Ideas of items you could put in your gift bag or a shoe box

Dolls, teddies, toy trucks and cars, skipping rope, small puzzles and games, dressing up, role play items etc.

Art and craft.

Art and craft sets, painting sets, Pens, pencils, coloured pencils, felt pens or crayon, stamping set with ink pads, notebooks & paper, calculators, colouring & picture books etc.

Hygiene Items

Toothcare, Soaps, Bubble bath, Shower gels, Shampoo and Conditioner, Bath fizzer, Flannels, Brushes, Combs and hair accessories etc.

Other gift items.

Hats, gloves, scarf, socks, Jewellery, nail polishes, cosmetics, cups, book, candles and wrapped sweets and chocolate, manicure sets Etc…

There may be items you think of which we have not listed if so if you’re unsure please email.

Due to the new Natasha Law, all food Product must be wrapped with food ingredient label on.

Items we are unable to take due to allergies are sweets that contain nuts, balloons and loom bands.

Please make sure all toys are age appropriate for child which you are gifting gift to, and that toys and games are with CE label.

Thank you for all for your kind support and thought that goes into making your gift boxes and bags which will restore their faith in mankind and make them feel they are not alone this Christmas and bring a smile to individuals and families who have fled Domestic Abuse.

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