City Creates First-Ever Program To Help Poor Families Afford Diapers
Come November 1, San Francisco will be the first city in the country to operate a program that distributes diapers to low-income families who struggle to afford them.
The city will give diapers to families who already receive welfare benefits through the state CalWORKS program. The city has awarded a grant to Help a Mother Out, which partners with social service providers across California to distribute diapers to families in need, to establish and operate the diaper bank. While it’s currently in a pilot stage, serving 257 families, it will go into full operation at the beginning of November Read More