Charities in Norfolk say they’ve seen parents struggling with the pressures of the pandemic

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

So far Baby Basics UK has supported 690 Afghan Families

With Afghan welcome so far we have supported 690 Afghan children 0-5yrs and their families who are being resettled around the UK with everything they need, including toys, clothing, cots, Moses baskets, bedding, nappies, toiletries, prams/pushchairs, slings, feeding sets etc
With your help we can do more! You can support us by purchasing items from our wishlists on Amazon and For Common Good

More than 17,000 new items donated to Afghan refugee families in UK

“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.

Photograph: Christopher Thomond/The Guardian

Baby Basics UK is working with Afghan Welcome

Baby Basics UK is working with Afghan Welcome a coalition of charities that have come together to support families being resettled from Afghanistan into the UK. Donations will be sent to families as requested and any excess will go to support the day to day work of Baby Basics UK with vulnerable families across the UK.

You can support by donating via the wishlists below.

Amazon Wishlist

For Common Good Wishlist

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