Safe Haven Baby Boxes expanding to Arkansas

Safe Haven Baby Boxes said its first baby box in Arkansas was approved by officials there.

Posted: Jul 26, 2019 7:05 PM
Updated: Jul 26, 2019 10:56 PM

WOODBURN, Ind. (WFFT) - An Allen County non-profit aimed at saving babies is spreading across the country.

Safe Haven Baby Boxes said its first baby box in Arkansas was approved by officials there.

Baby boxes are legal under safe haven laws, allowing women to surrender new-borns anonymously.

The organization hopes to have boxes in all 50 states by 2025.

There are several boxes in our area.

You can learn more about Safe Haven Baby Boxes here.

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