Belgium's baby box has record year

2017 was a record year for Antwerp's baby box. Mothers in the Belgian city can leave their new-borns to be cared for at ATM-style hatch run by the charity Moeders voor Moeders (Mothers for Mothers). Katrin Beyer from the charity told the UK newspaper The Telegraph that four babies were left in the box in 2017. When was the baby box set up? In 2000. Since then, 13 babies have been found and handed ove to social services for fostering and adoption. Why are more babies being left?...

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