Birthing Kits

Birthing kits provide the essential items to promote a safe, clean delivery and to encourage good aftercare.  We assemble approximately 1000 kits each year and deliver them to World Vision. They become part of a larger shipment of kits that are shipped to various African countries.

What is in a birthing kit?

Plastic – 1 m x 1 m or 36″ x 36″
Soap
Gloves, 2 per kit
3 pieces of umbilical cord tie, or 2 clamps
Scalpel/razor blades  if cord is used
Gauze- 5 small squares

 

birthing kits 2011