Baskets for Babies believes in networking with other local agencies, to serve the needs of the community.

Need diapers?..   Need a car seat?..   Need clothing?..  Need food?

Spokane Clothing Bank & Food Bank list    <--Click the link!

Car seats Contact your insurance/state insurance by calling the number on the back of the card; many insurances have a car seat program. Remember new is always the safest, and never buy a seat that you cannot 100% verify the history of.

Emergency Diapers
                                       If you are in need of emergency diapers please contact the following agencies;

  •   Childbirth and Parenting Assistance (CAPA)   509-455-4986
  •    Spokane Valley Partners   509-927-1153 ext 24
  •    Mission Community Outreach Center   509 536-1084
  •    Vanessa Behan 509-535-3155

                                        Also try your local food bank, as sometime they carry them.

Mission Community Outreach Center
1906 East Mission Avenue. , Spokane, WA 99220    ~   509 536-1084
Serving zip codes: 99202, 99203, 99207, 99212, 99217, 99208, 99218, & 99223

CAPA Program (Childbirth and Parenting Assistance)
12 East 5th. Ave., Spokane, WA 99202    ~   509-455-4986
Hours of Operation: 7:30 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Thursday
Clothing bank ~ Emergency diapers ~ Counseling ~ Doula ~
Mentor project ~ Childbirth Education/ Preparation classes ~Support groups

New Hope Resource Center
Serving basic human needs in North Spokane County
including the communities of: Riverside, Elk, Chattaroy, Colbert, and Mead.

Life Services provides whatever support is necessary for a woman to carry her child to
term and plan constructively for her future.
24-hour helpline (509-327-0701 or 1-888-486-HOPE 

Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery24-Hour Child Care
When parents find themselves in distress, (emotional, domestic violence, homelessness, depression, financial, etc.) they call the Crisis Nursery to ask for help.  Nursery staff members schedule the family for an immediate intake session where every effort is made to assess the cause(s) of the parental stress. These parents bring their children between birth and age 6 to the Crisis Nursery where they are taken care of in our safe and nurturing environment. Children can stay at the Crisis Nursery for up to 72 hours, or longer if circumstances are dire. Care is provided by a staff of house parents trained in early childhood development with support from numerous volunteers. While they are at the Crisis Nursery, children receive food, clothing, diapers and anything else they might need. The Crisis Nursery is licensed to care for up to 23 children day and night.
Accessibility to parents is enhanced by the fact that we remain open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Call us anytime at 509-535-3155 and ask to speak with a Family Support Specialist.

Spokane Valley Partners Clothing Bank & Food Bank
10814 East Broadway Ave.,  Spokane Valley, WA 99206  ~ 509-927-1153
Hours of Operation: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Monday through Thursday ~ Closed Fridays 

WIC Services: Eligible pregnant women and breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to age 5 receive WIC nutrition services, including: *Nutrition evaluation, education, and counseling *Breastfeeding tips and support *Help finding health care and other social services *Free food checks to purchase healthy foods. For more information, locations, and guidelines Click here . 

LOW INCOME INTERNET To qualify for $9.95 a month Internet service and a low-cost computer, your household must meet all these criteria: ~ Be located where Comcast offers Internet service ~ Have at least one child eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program ~ Have not subscribed to Comcast Internet service within the last 90 days ~ Not have an overdue Comcast bill or unreturned equipment

FREE CELL PHONE?Enrollment is available to individuals who qualify based on federal or state-specific eligibility criteria. You may qualify if you are on certain public assistance programs, like Medicaid or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). You can also qualify based on your household income. 

God's Closet is a non-profit organization. We collect new and gently used children's clothes and shoes, then once a quarter we have a Free Shop-Day Event and give the clothes out free of charge!!! We charge only a $1.00 entrance fee per family. The fee is used exclusively to pay for any expenses we incur. Currently, there are no requirements to receive donations from God's Closet. If you live in Spokane or any of the surrounding areas and you need clothes for your little ones, we invite you to join us for our Free Shop-Day Event where you can take -free of charge- clothes for your children.

The next Shop Day will be:   April 30th, 2018
Our hope is that this change will allow even more Spokane families to get a little boost.


Kira's Kloset  is located in the old Mead Middle School gym at 12509 N Market St, Mead, WA.
It isopen the third Saturday of the month from 10am–1pm.
closed July and December. Last shoppers admitted at 12:30.

Kira's Kloset will be open next on Aug. 18 for back-to-school!

Kindness For A Cause 
Birthday Blessings are here!!!
Do you know a child 0-17 years old with a birthday who can’t afford a birthday present?