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Schenectady group offers layettes for babies in need

Volunteers assemble layettes for the Christ Child Society in Guilderland on Monday.
Volunteers assemble layettes for the Christ Child Society in Guilderland on Monday.
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A group of local women are making sure that babies will have clothes to wear. The local chapter of Christ Child Society puts together baby gift baskets called layettes that contain baby clothing, an afghan or quilt, hooded towel, diapers and books, according to Jackie Womer, committee chairwoman. “It provides basically like a starter kit for new mothers,” she said. The organization gave out 443 layette baskets in 2012, which was actually a down year, ...


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tonijean613
January 22, 2013
7:27 a.m.

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Please add info on obtaining Free Birth Control so that we can help teens not add another child they cannot afford nor the maturity to handle. Free Birth control and education is the only way to stop this cycle of poverty.

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