Diaper Drive Campaign

Did You Know?
One in three American families struggle with diaper needs and do not have enough diapers for their baby.

How You Can Help
Hosting a Diaper Drive for Diaper Need Awareness Week is a way to provide families in need with a sufficient supply of diapers and wipes to keep infants and toddlers clean, dry and healthy.

Take Action
To host a diaper drive, contact Caitlin, Special Events Coordinator, at caitlin.plaza@rmchildren.org.

 

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Did You Know?

  • Diaper need impacts the physical, mental and economic well-being of both children and parents.
  • 31% of infants and toddlers, with at least one parent who works full-time, live in low-income families.
  • Diapers can cost $120 per month; babies need six to 10 diapers per day.
  • Most child care centers require parents to provide a day’s supply of disposable diapers. Without diapers, babies cannot participate in early childhood education programs. Without childcare, parents cannot go to work.
  • Government safety-net programs do not recognize diapers as a basic need.
  • Diapers cannot be obtained with food stamps, and are classified with cigarettes, alcohol and pet food as disallowed purchase.

 

 

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