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We’re open

We are pleased to announce that Baby Bank Norfolk is open again for referrals. Please get in touch via the usual referrals process to request baby clothes and goods for families in need. Click here to go to our referrals page. Please note - we can't accept any donations of [...]

By |June 1st, 2020|Uncategorised|0 Comments

January 2020 update on donations

We're still sorting through our pre-Christmas clothing donations so, for now, can you hold on to any clothes that you would like to donate? We will be needing clothes again soon and will announce it when we do - follow us on Facebook and Twitter for donation announcements. We are, [...]

By |January 22nd, 2020|Uncategorised|0 Comments

What we need right now

We are running really low on the following things at the moment: Baby books (undamaged) Baby & toddler toys (not electrical or battery operated) Teethers (perhaps pop a new one in your weekly food shop) Moses baskets & standsBaby bath/shampoo/wash Please note: at the moment we can't accept any other [...]

By |June 17th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

New guide to donations

We are incredibly grateful for all donations we receive - without them we couldn't do what we do and help so many families. As our storage facility is very compact, we have to make the most of the room we have and so we thought it would be useful for [...]

By |December 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Baby Bank Norfolk – in the news

Norfolk daily newspaper, the EDP, has published an article about Baby Bank Norfolk and our work. Read it here.   Photo by G. Crescoli on Unsplash

By |December 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Born On The Breadline – Channel 4’s Dispatches examines the growing need for baby banks

Did you see Channel 4's Dispatches about baby banks (Monday 29 October)? This in depth report looked at the growing need for baby banks in the UK and the invaluable work they do with families in need. Baby Bank Norfolk provided data to the programme and we hope that it [...]

By |October 29th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Pre-loved items that we really need this autumn

  We have seen a big increase in demand for baby items for families in need in Norfolk. We really need the following items at the moment: Cold water sterilisers (sorry - we can't accept microwave or electrical sterilisers) Baby baths Changing mats Winter coats and snow suits (up to [...]

By |October 29th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Newborn essentials packs – new things we need

Right now, we're running very low on or have run out of the items listed below for our newborn essentials packs that we give out to families in need. Could you help us out with any of the below? Perhaps you have some extra nappies or soft toys that you [...]

By |October 29th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

My volunteer experience

We wouldn't have been able to help 200 local families without the support of our volunteers. But what's it like being a volunteer? What does it involve and why do it? To celebrate #VolunteersWeek, Baby Bank Trustee, Vicky Brooke, talks about her experience of volunteering: "As a mum of three young [...]

By |June 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

It’s Volunteers Week! Do something great

It's #VolunteersWeek - a time to say thank you for the fantastic contribution volunteers make. We'd like to say a MASSIVE thank you to all the people that have helped, and continue to help, Baby Bank Norfolk. Thanks to you we have been able to assist almost 200 families in need across [...]

By |June 4th, 2018|In the news|0 Comments