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The importance of safe travel

The importance of safe travel

These beautiful words arrived today from a social worker. The benefits of having safe car seats is so much more than just a safe method of transpo...
How to donate your breast pump

How to donate your breast pump

Geelong Mums happily rehomes manual breast pumps.  We would love to rehome electric breast pumps, however there are a number of restrictions for u...
Our Impact, Our Numbers

Our Impact, Our Numbers

We have finished adding up the impact of our donations to your families in the last financial year.   Over the past 12 months we have helped 35% m...
Thank you!

Thank you!

Thank you for helping us to support every baby in every town of Victoria. Not only did we hit our target of $30,000 for Geelong Mums in our #e...
What is a safe change table?

What is a safe change table?

You may be considering purchasing a second-hand cot. A friend might have offered you their pre-loved highchair. You may have seen a fantastic look...
"A bad car seat could take a life"

"A bad car seat could take a life"

Geelong Mums volunteer Emma Hayward is a "tinker fairy". She does all the safety checks on car seats and prams. "I started volunteering about 6 to...
Have you heard...

Have you heard...

We are delighted to send you our final update for 2017. Thanks to you, the impact of your support has never been more profound than this year. In ...
Why freshly laundered matters

Why freshly laundered matters

Most of us have been in a situation at some stage in our lives where we have had to go without. Maybe when we were younger, as students living off ...
How to donate a cot

How to donate a cot

Cot safety is a big deal.  We can re-home a pre-loved cot if it no more than 10 years old and complies with the Safety Standard for cots: AS/NZS 2...
Vicki's Story

Vicki's Story

Recently this client had a very bad car accident while the children were in the car with her. 
You did it!

You did it!

You did it! You shared the joy!  You have raised an incredible $176,350 which will go directly to families who really need a helping hand.  We ask...
Dr Bronner Castille Soap

Magical pixie dust recipe

Most highchairs are designed to be easy to clean. Scrub with a hard brush and some magical pixie dust AKA baking soda. Make a solution of baking ...