Defiance County adds second baby box

It will give women another option to safely surrender their newborn if they feel they can't care for it under the safe haven law.

Posted: Aug 5, 2019 8:47 AM

DEFIANCE, Ohio - (WFFT) - Defiance County is getting a second baby box.

A safe haven baby box is being installed at the Defiance Fire Department. It will give women another option to safely surrender their newborn if they feel they can't care for it under the safe haven law.

The county's first baby box was installed in the Hicksville hospital.

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