Whether it is a pregnancy center or local charity, the fact is that there are free baby supplies as well as diapers available in Riverside County. Using donations from the public, partnerships with companies such as Pampers or Huggies, and other resources, the goal is to help low income parents as well as single moms and dads. The programs assist them with obtaining diapers and other free baby stuff.
Non-profits in Riverside provide both material aid, and they also coordinate psychological, counseling or even medical help for the new mom or soon to be parents. A host of assistance programs are available, including pregnancy tests, referrals, baby or maternity clothes, diapers, infant formula, small furnishings, and information on housing. All of the assistance is an attempt to help mothers and fathers learn all the skills to become good parents. At the same time, it gives them them other supplies they need for the new baby.
There are also programs for residents of all backgrounds. Assistance is for Spanish speakers as well as immigrants, there are diapers and supplies for households living in poverty, and even the underemployed can get help. Resources available in Riverside County vary widely.
Birth Choice of the Desert
Address: 79440 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 106
La Quinta, California 92553
Main phone - 760-775-5683
Several services are available. They include free maternity and baby accessories, including diapers. Other needs can be met too, including self-pregnancy tests, health care, temporary housing, and general parenting education workshops.
Location is 6881 Brockton Avenue
Riverside, CA 92506
Telephone number is 951-682-6881
Information as well as referrals are given to pregnant women and mothers, including single moms. They offer baby food, formula, diapers, and even free pregnancy testing. Clothes given out range from sizes newborn to 2 years old.
Elsinore Valley Pregnancy Resource Center
31461 Riverside Drive, Suite D
Lake Elsinore, California 92530
Clients of Bridges to Parenthood can get maternity or baby clothes, furniture such as cribs or car seats, diapers, and sign up for testing. Rewards and gift cards may be given out too.
Calimesa Seventh Day Adventist Church
391 Myrtlewood Dr
Calimesa, CA 92320
Telephone number is 909-795-9741
Temecula Community Pantry
28922 Pujol Street
Temecula, CA 92590
The charity covers the Temecula/Murietta region.
Riverside Salvation Army centers
There are a few in the county. The programs range from financial to counseling and material goods. The thrift store may sell low cost beds, strollers, and other goods. The charity also offer food (including formula), free diapers for newborns (or even adults) as donations allow, and much more. Find additional programs from the Salvation Army in Riverside.
Coachella Valley Rescue Mission
47470 Van Buren Street
Indio, CA 92201
Find diapers, Pampers, and more. There is also baby food, bread, and services from the Emergency Food Assistance Program.
Helping Our People in Elsinore, Inc.
506 West Minthorn Street
Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Community
157 West Nicolet Street
Banning, California 92220
Once a month, on Wednesdays, there may be diapers and or food passed out to low income families.
Jordan Outreach Ministries International
50930 Calhoun Street
Coachella, CA 92236
Baby supplies, clothes, food, and personal hygiene items may be given to new or expectant moms that meet income limits. There are also toys for infants at Christmas or maybe their birthday.
Birth Choice of Temecula
1750 Winchester Road, Suite O
Temecula, CA 92590
Main phone - 951-296-3441
Life Choice Services
615 East Florida Avenue
Hemet, CA 92543
For moms and/or dads that sign up for the Riverside County educational programs, they may be given clothing, bay stuff including cribs or other accessories, and incentives/gift cards.
Riverside City Mission - Food Box Assistance
3027 Perris Boulevard
Moreno Valley, CA 92553
Several churches take part. They offer Bags of Hope with food (including for infants and kids), one time per month groceries, household objects, baby supplies, and much more. Applications are needed.
Catholic Charities - Healthy Children Connection
Address is 83180 Requa Avenue, Suites 8-9
Indio, California 92201
Services from the charity include well baby exams, free immunizations, WIC vouchers for baby formula, and prenatal care. They also address hygiene issues such as by given out supplies and/or diapers.
Renu Hope Foundation
175 B Nuevo Road
Perris, CA 92571
Corona Life Services - Pregnancy Clinic & Resource Center
A leading non-profit for struggling households. Programs include baby furniture and equipment, counseling, free diapers, books, and counseling sessions.
Riverside Life Services
Location is 3727 McCray Street
Riverside, California 92506
Main phone: 951-784-2422
Applications to Medi-Cal coverage, free formula or diapers, food, and referrals are all available.