Today, we’re kicking off the annual Diaper Need Awareness Week with an important op-ed by National Diaper Bank Network CEO Joanne Samuel Goldblum. Writing on ctViewpoints.org, she says, “Common sense and research both tell us that meeting a family’s basic needs establishes the foundation for children and their families to realize their
The following is excerpted from “The Diaper Gap: How a God-Sized Idea Closed a Little-Known Loophole Putting Infants at Risk,” which aired on CBN News on August 18, 2018. DALLAS – Critics are bringing attention to what’s being called a “diaper loophole” in federal aid to low-income families.
What is Diaper Need Awareness Week? Diaper Need Awareness Week is an initiative created by the National Diaper Bank Network to bring national attention and mobilize efforts to end diaper need, a hidden consequence of poverty. Diaper need is defined as the lack of a sufficient supply of diapers to keep a baby clean,