foundling room

Jun 22 '18 12:50

A mother made use of a foundling room in the Netherlands. The mother could not care for her child due to her living conditions and left the baby in a foundling room shortly after giving birth. The child was placed with a foster family, RTL Nieuws reports.

For privacy reasons, the child's gender and which foundling room was used will not be revealed. As foundation Beschermde Wieg, who manages the founding rooms, is based in Dordrecht, Dordrecht mayor Wouter Kolff named the baby and registered the child at the Dordrecht registry office.

May 18 '16 11:20

A woman made use of Dutch foundling charity foundation Beschermde Wieg (Protected Cradle in English) for the first time last week. She used one of the foundations "foundling rooms" and anonymously left her newly born baby in the hands of the foundation's volunteers

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