FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

  

Where can I donate? 

Tassie Mums, has donation drop off points in Launceston, Prospect Vale, Burnie, Ulverstone, Howrah, Midway Point, Richmond, Hobart CBD and  Huonville. Please email us for more details as these drop points constantly change. 


What can I donate?

Tassie Mums loves children’s clothing from premature birth (00000) up to 12 years of age. We love shoes, singlets, undies, socks and more, please see our WHAT CAN BE REHOMED poster for a full list of items we can accept.

We also love to reuse your unwanted clear plastic linen packaging to bundle up donations ready for giving.


What happens to my donations?

Incoming donation are carefully sorted (volunteers wash and mend the odd item if need be) and bundled into packages according to age and gender.

Tassie Mums works with Tasmanian social service and not-for-profit organisations, passing items on through them. These social service networks request items from us to suit their clients needs.

Tassie Mums does not pass on items directly to those in need, but prefers to use the network of social service agencies to ensure items get to those most in need. 


How can I get help?

Tasmanian Parent Line 1300 808 178 (24 hours, 7 days a week)


Tassie Mums delivers bundles to social service organisations, not to individuals. Please contact your local support network and pass on our email tassiemums@gmail.com if you are in need of a little bit of help.


How many items go into a clothing bundle?

On average a new born clothing bundle can contain anywhere from 70-100 items, this includes summer and winter clothing, a few books and toys.


Is Tassie Mums registered?

Yes we are, you can find all our details on the Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission website  https://www.acnc.gov.au

What we give is a gift, ready for babies and children to wear and enjoy.

What we give is a gift, ready for babies and children to wear and enjoy.