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Local baby banks
Spark Baby & Children's Bank
Spark is a charitable project based in Burntwood that provides care and support for families through new and pre-loved children's items - including clothing, toys, books, equipment, maternity and more.
Spark also operates a community fridge, which is available for the community to donate to and receive items.
The Little Baby Barn
The Little Baby Barn provides The Little Baby Barn provides essentials for babies and young children whose parents are unable to afford the items. Items include nappies, formula, wipes, clothing, bedding, Moses baskets, prams, cots, blankets, bottles, toys, books and more.
Families are referred by social services, health visitors, support workers, schools and midwives but are also able to self refer. The baby bank relies on donations, so if you have anything to donate, find out more.
Visit the Little Baby Barn facebook page to find out more.