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Struggling families eat donated baby food.

Struggling families eat donated baby food.

The Nappy Project, in Stoke-on-Trent, supplies nappies, wipes and baby food to families living in poverty.

It received more than 100 new referrals for families in need in January alone.

Families have been eating baby food since its the only thing they have to eat in their homes.

Family eat baby food due to having no money for food.

The family will not be identified.

The project was set up roughly 18 months ago and initially the volunteers worked with about 20 families. They now help more than 400 across the city.

 

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