What we provide

What we provide

Please note that we are not able to carry out safety checks on items such as cots and buggies. These items are passed on in good faith, along with a BBB disclaimer, and it is the responsibility of the families receiving them to check that they are suitable for use. We cannot guarantee that our donated clothes and equipment have come from smoke or pet free homes.

The following lists detail the items available to families in need through Bromley Brighter Beginnings, depending on their individual circumstances.

The following items can be requested via our referral form for families in need, depending on their individual circumstances. Please note that all items provided are ‘pre-loved’ (in excellent condition, donated by our supporters) unless marked with an asterisk (*) – this denotes items that we provide new.

We deliver and assemble single beds* (with storage) & bunk beds* with mattresses*. We provide a full set of bedding*; duvet, pillow, mattress protector, fitted sheet, duvet cover and pillowcase.

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  • Gas cooker*
  • Electric cooker*
  • Microwave*
  • Slow cooker*
  • Washing machine*
  • Fridge*
  • Fridge freezer*
  • Kettle*

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Children’s clothing and shoes ages 0-18 years

Toys & books for children aged 0-18 years

School Uniform:

  • generic school uniform
  • uniform with school logo where required
  • PE Kit
  • school shoes
  • school bag*
  • lunch box*
  • water bottle*
  • pencil case*
  • stationery*

Baby Equipment:


  • Buggy from birth
  • Travel system
  • Car seat*
  • Sling
  • Buggy board

(All buggies are supplied with rain cover, footmuff and sunshade)


  • Moses Basket
  • Cot
  • Cot Bed
  • Travel Cot

All types of baby bed are supplied with a mattress* and bedding if required.

Feeding time:

  • Bottles*
  • Teats*
  • Formula*
  • High Chair
  • Bibs*
  • Steriliser (Electric/Microwave)
  • Breast pump (manual or electric*)

Safety equipment:

  • Stair gates
  • cupboard locks
  • bath support
  • baby monitor

Newborn Pack

For mum

  • Maternity sanitary towels*
  • Breast pads*
  • Toiletries: Shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant*
  • Hairbrush*
  • Towel*

For baby

  • Nappies, wipes, nappy sacks*
  • Toiletries: baby bath, baby wash, baby lotion, barrier cream, toothbrush, toothpaste, cotton wool, sponge*
  • Towel*
  • Changing Mat*
  • 5 bibs*
  • 5 Muslin Squares*
  • 3 x bottles
  • Clothing: 7 x vest, 7x sleepsuits, 1 x cardigan, 2x hats, mittens and booties
  • Cellular or waffle blanket*
  • Room thermometer*
  • First Aid Kit with Digital thermometer*