Infant surrender site proposed for Sault Ste. Marie

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Sault Ste. Marie city council will be asked next week to consider establishing a secure drop-off location where babies may be anonymously surrendered.

Established by Calgary-based domestic abuse survivors charity Gems for Gems, Hope's Cradle offers mothers and caregivers a judgment-free way to surrender infants to children’s service professionals. "This cradle provides a safe and anonymous surrender of the baby, thus protecting its life and the anonymity of the mother. Provided the baby shows no signs of abuse, the anonymity of the mother will be entirely protected.

Whereas these factors could also contribute to individuals being unable to access services within the system such as abortion or adoption; and

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