Safe Haven Baby Box unveiled at Lancaster General Hospital

Lancaster County's first Safe Haven Baby Box is now available to anonymously and legally accept surrendered newborns at the Trauma & Emergency Depa...

January 10, 2023
4:08 AM

Lancaster County's first Safe Haven Baby Box is now available to anonymously and legally accept surrendered newborns at the Trauma & Emergency Department at Lancaster General Hospital. Leaders from Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, in collaboration with the Indiana-based nonprofit Safe Haven Baby Boxes, dedicated and blessed the city's first Safe Haven Baby Box in a private ceremony today.Pennsylvania's Safe Haven Helpline for parents who are seeking a safe, legal alternative to abandoning their baby is 1-866-921-SAFE (7233).

Lisa Scheid