About Bundles of Joy?

Bundles of Joy are a specialist baby and family charity who collect and distribute baby and family equipment to families in need within Hull, Beverley, and East Yorkshire. The charity was founded in November 2016 by Claire Raper. You can learn more about us on our home page.

What items do you accept?

All of the donations we receive need to be in good condition. Toys need to be complete and in full working order. We accept unused baby children and adult toiletries, nappies, books, moses baskets, bedding, prams, baby bouncy chairs, play gyms and toys. Please contact us if you have any queries.

What items can’t you accept?

Due to health and safety we CAN NOT accept

  • Car seats
  • Bottles and formula
  • Mattresses,
  • Baby walkers
  • Breast pumps
  • Used stair gates
  • Anything electrical

Do you accept self-referrals?

We prefer all referrals to come from the health professionals, social care or other local charities. However if you feel you could benefit from our help please ask your associated health worker to contact us.

Are you a registered charity?

Yes we are and our charity number is 1173126. 

How can I help?

There are many ways you can help Bundles of Joy to support vulnerable families. Please see our How to you can help webpage for more information.

I’m a health professional. How can I introduce Bundles of Joy to families I work with?

In the first instance, please get in touch to make a referral. There is no set criteria; we simply try to help as many families as possible who are referred to us by social and health professionals.

We ask that the Bundles of Joy can be collected from our premises and passed on to your families. 

Not answered your question?

Please feel free to get in touch if you would like to find out more about Bundles of Joy and so we can answer your question.