Treasured Babies donations

Red Nose’s Treasured Babies Program is run by dedicated group of hardworking volunteers, who aim to support bereaved parents with gifts of handmade clothing, Angel boxes.​

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The Treasured Babies Program relies on the generous support of volunteers, organisations and donations of material.

The Treasured Babies items are provided free-of-charge to hospitals and funeral homes for bereaved families and their babies.

Below is what we currently need. If you can assist in any way, please contact:

Cindy Furby, Treasured Babies Program Coordinator

treasuredbabies@rednose.org.au

Volunteers

  • Sewers (to work from home)
  • In-person volunteers (Tuesday and Friday Mornings)
  • In-person administrative/computer skills support

Materials

  • 3ply and 4ply yarn in soft pale colours of white, cream, pale blue, and pale pink

Fabrics

Provide in white and soft pale colours in the following materials

  • flannelette,
  • interlock,
  • cotton material (plain or with a tiny delicate pattern),
  • quilting fabric,
  • polar fleece (pale colours, especially white)
  • Satin or Wedding dresses/material (for angel box linings)

Boxes

41cm x 51cm x 28cm

Packing

Bubble Wrap

Packing foam or similar

Send donations of materials and other items to:

REPLY PAID 91133

Red Nose

Treasured Babies Program

UNIT 5, 22 Edelmaier Street

BAYSWATER VIC 3153


Last modified: 6/12/21