September 28th – October 4th is Diaper Need Awareness Week.
What is Diaper Need?
Diaper need is the lack of a sufficient supply of diapers to keep an infant or toddler clean, dry and healthy.
Diaper Need Awareness Week is an initiative of the National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN) created to mobilize efforts to help make a difference in the lives of the nearly 5.3 million babies in the U.S. aged three or younger who live in poor or low-income families. Rocky Mountain Children’s Health Foundation is proud to distribute diapers to those in need.
Acting together — individuals, diaper banks, faith-based institutions, service providers, businesses, organizations and elected officials — we can get diapers to all babies in need. (more…)