Baby Diaper Facts by State
Congress is taking on “diaper need,” a hidden consequence of poverty that impacts one in three U.S. families, and the well-being of babies everywhere.
Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., and Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., have introduced the Hygiene Assistance for Families of Infants and Toddlers Act of 2015. The proposed legislation would make available Federal grant funds for States to create, administer and evaluate innovative programs that provide access to one of the most basic needs of every infant and toddler, clean diapers.
Below are infographics how states stack up when it comes to diapers and helping improve the well-being of babies and families.