Layette Program

The layette program for Norwalk Hospital by the Woman's Board has been in operation for over fifty-seven years. LayetteIt assists new moms in need with a colorful bag filled with new baby clothing for the baby's first few days at home.

It consists of:

  • two sleeper outfits
  • a bib
  • five undershirts
  • homemade, knitted blanket and hat

LayetteThe Woman's Board Layette program also assists new moms to be at the Norwalk Community Health Center on Water Street in South Norwalk. Following a six week baby and mom wellness program, the families gather for a celebration, are awarded a certificate of completion for their efforts, and are treated to a layette, compliments of the Woman's Board.

It is a wonderful pleasure for us to provide this service for our hospital.