Donating Baby Clothing & Supplies

******Baby Donation Process during COVID-19: AN UPDATE*****

Basically Babies (Edmonton) is receiving donations of baby items in a “contactless” and “curbside” manner on Wednesdays only from 8:00am – 8:00pm. Please follow all signage and directions to place all inventory donations in our new cargo trailer that will be located in front of our office/warehouse at 14839 118th Avenue, Edmonton. (Donations MUST NOT be left outside!) Please see below for a detailed description of items that we accept and items that we do not accept.  Please also note that our offices/warehouse remain temporarily closed to the public at this time although we continue to deliver our Layette Program as we “outfit newborns in need.”  Thank-you in advance for your donations…we are so grateful!

Basically Babies (Calgary) located at 112, 2800 107th AVE SE  is also receiving donations in a “contactless” and “curbside” manner in the Basically Babies van every second Tuesday from 12 Noon – 6:00pm. Next  Calgary dates are as follows:

  • September  29, 2020        12noon – 6:00pm
  • October 13, 2020              12noon – 6:00pm
  • October 27, 2020              12noon – 6:00pm

A Basically Babies Layette is a very practical gift that is also intended to communicate worth, value, respect and dignity to each recipient family.  We know that each layette is a beautiful package that anyone would be thrilled to receive. Therefore we use items of excellent quality that are immaculately clean, meticulously pressed and mended and beautifully colour-coordinated in each Layette. Quality and excellence are key! To put these beautiful Layettes together we welcome your donations of clean, good quality, gently used or new baby clothing (Sized 0-24 months) and small baby supplies or items! These include:

  • Snowsuits
  • Jackets
  • Sweaters
  • Outfits
  • Pants
  • Shirts
  • Dresses
  • Undershirts
  • Sleepers
  • Hats
  • Mittens
  • Slippers
  • Socks
  • Shoes (size 0-6)
  • Receiving blankets
  • Warm blankets
  • Storybooks
  • Bibs
  • Towels
  • Toys – appropriate for newborn-24 months
  • Stuffed animals – up to 24″
  • Baby Shampoo (New)
  • Baby Lotion (New)
  • Baby Soap (New)

(Please be aware that we are UNABLE TO ACCEPT car seats, baby seats, baby swings, high chairs, strollers, walkers, baby furniture, maternity clothes, breast pumps or very large baby items.)

We would be pleased to accept baby clothing and supply donations during the following modified hours in the cargo trailer outside our warehouse in Edmonton – Wednesdays ONLY please!  

  • Edmonton:  14839 118th Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta
    • Drop-off Hours:  Wednesdays only 8:00am – 8:00pm in the cargo trailer located outside the Basically Babies           warehouse

Basically Babies (Calgary) located at 112, 2800 107th AVE SE  is also receiving donations in a “contactless” and “curbside” manner as follows – every second Tuesday only please!

  • Calgary: 112, 2800 107th Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta
    • Drop-off Hours: Every second Tuesday from 12 Noon – 6:00pm. Next Calgary dates are as follows:
      • September  29, 2020        12noon – 6:00pm
      • October 13, 2020              12noon – 6:00pm
      • October 27, 2020              12noon – 6:00pm