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Box for struggling parents to drop off babies installed in Darke Co.

GREENVILLE TOWNSHIP — A township in Darke County has installed a Safe Haven Baby Box.

The box can be found at the Greenville Township Emergency Services building on Sater Street on the left side of the front entrance door, according to a social media post.

The box is climate-controlled, allowing parents to safely surrender their newborns without being seen.

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The goal is to raise awareness for the Safe Haven Law, which allows parents to leave a baby with emergency services if they cannot care for them.

More information about the box can be found here.


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