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Frequently Asked Questions

Explore our FAQs for donation drop-offs, accepted items, receiving help, volunteering, partnerships, and more.

Do I have to make an appointment to drop off donations?

No. Simply check our hours of operation and drop off.

What items do you take?

We ask that all items donated be clean, have all its working parts and be in working condition.

Gently used: Clothing for Babies Sizes 0-2T; Socks; Shoes; Bibs; Bouncy Chairs; Play Gyms; Baby Swings; Strollers; High Chairs

New: Wash Cloths; Diapers; Baby Wash; Wipes; Baby Shampoo; Petroleum Jelly; Diaper Rash Cream; Soothers; Bottles and New Toys.

What items don’t you take?

Used Bottles; Diaper Genies; Breast Pumps; Nursing Pillows; Used Toys; Cribs; Gliders; Mattresses; Car Seats; Adult Clothing; Baby Carriers; Ripped, Stained or Torn Clothing 

How do I receive help from The Baby Depot? 

We work with 23 different agencies in the city who refer clients to us. We do not accept clients who have not been referred to us by the agencies we work with. If you are in need of help, ask your Social Worker; Case Worker or Midwife if they have a partnership with The Baby Depot. 

How many times can I visit The Baby Depot? 

Unfortunately, only once. There is so much need in the city and we help hundreds of babies each and every year. 

I want to volunteer!

Great! We would love to have you! Please fill out our Volunteer Application that can be found here

Are you in need of specific items? 

Yes, we are always in need of new items, we get a lot of gently used items each day, but we like to mix in a few new items families can choose from? 

How do I financially support The Baby Depot? 

Thanks for asking! We cannot do what we do without the financial support of friends like you! Please visit to give today!  

I run a business and would love to partner with The Baby Depot for a future project! 

We would love to connect with you! Email our Executive Director Maggie for a chat!