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Nappies - no longer required
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Posted 20 November 2018 - 01:01 AM
Youngest child has now toilet-trained and I have a few nappies, training pants and covers to pass on. Does anyone know of any sites where I can do this? I am in Perth if that helps.
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Posted 20 November 2018 - 06:33 AM
Probably a women's or men's shelter would be your best bet
Posted 20 November 2018 - 08:26 AM
Do you mean reusable cloth nappies, or disposables?
Shelters, etc, typically prefer disposables because reliable access to washing facilities can sometimes be an issue.
However, as a PP mentioned, a local “pay it forward” (PIF) Facebook group will quickly find a new home for cloth nappies.
Edited by wannabe30, 20 November 2018 - 08:26 AM.
Posted 20 November 2018 - 08:31 AM
I'd try facebook. I passed all of mine onto a friend who used them for three years, and then passed onto another friend. Its nice to see things continue to be used
Posted 20 November 2018 - 05:37 PM
If you’re happy to hold on to them for awhile the Nappy Collective is a charity that takes unused disposable nappies and donates them to charities. http://thenappycollective.com
They have drop off points around Australia, listed on their website. I think they just had a collection drive in October, so probably won’t have another until the new year
Posted 27 November 2018 - 11:32 PM
Thanks - sorry I meant reusable/cloth nappies. Will try Facebook
Posted 27 November 2018 - 11:35 PM
See if you have a local buy nothing group on Facebook, the one I’m on is great for that sort of thing.
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