Our wonderful CEO was featured in the Action Funder blog celebrating International Women’s Day.
“When Cat was offered the chance to lead baby basics she jumped at it with both hands. Baby basics started in Sheffield in 2009 with the aim of supporting families struggling to meet the financial demands of looking after a new baby. Under Cat’s leadership, the charity has grown into a country-wide network of centres supporting vulnerable families.
“It is so amazing to lead an organisation that is passionate about making a difference to vulnerable families at a local level.” “
Hear Maggie from Baby Basics West Norfolk giving a fantastic interview on ITV News about parents struggling with the pressures of the pandemic.
“People just aren’t able to cope. And then they feel worthless and they’re not they’re not worthless. They just need somebody to show them that they can be worthy and have dignity.”
– Maggie Anderson, Centre Leader, Baby Basics West Norfolk
“Baby Basics, a national charity based in Sheffield, is working with the Home Office and a coalition of charities called Afghan Welcome to deliver essential equipment to hotels where Afghans are quarantining after fleeing the Taliban.” Read more on The Guardian’s article.
Last week our CEO Cat Ross was interviewed by UCB radio about the amazing new initiative from The Duchess of Cambridge and 19 British Brands. Listen to the interview here: https://www.ucb.co.uk/paulhammond
Baby Basics has had such an incredibly privileged and exciting day today, hosting The Duchess of Cambridge at our UK headquarters in Sheffield! We are honoured to announce The Duchess of Cambridge is supporting baby banks and vulnerable families across…
Our CEO, Cat Ross, was turned away from a local Tesco store whilst trying to buy essential items to meet our referrals. Despite showing her ID and trying to explain the situation, store staff wouldn’t listen and refused to let…
Baby Basics Penrhiwceiber has been featured in Wales Online The article highlights the incredible work of all baby banks in Wales in meeting the rapidly growing demand. To find out how you can volunteer or donate items to Baby Basics…