If you were off to India, a backpack full of teddy bears wouldn't be first on the list of essentials.
However, when Katie Robinson from Northamptonshire goes there, that is what she'll be taking.
The Detective Constable, based in Wellingborough, is doing the trip in January.
She's taking 100 teddies with her to give to local children.
Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Olivia Paterson