Donate a coat, get some acupuncture

Heart & Hands Health Collective is offering a free acupuncture session with the donation of winter clothing

Heart & Hands Health Collective is offering a free acupuncture session with the donation of winter clothing or a minimum $5 donation as part of its open house on Oct. 20.

Winter clothing will be donated to AIDS Vancouver Island and money to PEERS, Victoria Resource Society.

Heart & Hands is part of a network of more than 200  clinics internationally dedicated to providing acupuncture using a unique and inclusive treatment model. The collective collaborates with local organizations including AIDS Vancouver Island, Community Microlending and Camosun College.

The Heart & Hands Health Collective is located at 851 Cormorant St. The open house is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.