Diaper Program
Ten (10) $200 grants available

Did you know?

1)One child will use 6000 disposable diapers from birth to potty training,which equals one ton of garbage. Using washable diapers will reduce the quantity of waste sent to landfill.
2)Disposable diapers take years to decompose.
3)Thousands of trees per year are cut down in Canada to make disposable diapers.
4)Savings of approximately $ 1,500 per child.

Eligibility :
1)From January 1, 2018, must have a child of less than 6 months old or be pregnant;
2)Be a resident of Russell Township;
3)Use washable diapers from birth to potty training;
4)Sign up before December 31, 2018;
5)Submit documentation in the first six months after the birth;
6)Purchase a minimum of 20 new washable diapers during 2018.

Documentation required
1)Proof of residence (e.g. driver’s licence, lease, hydro bill, etc.);
2)Original invoice for the purchase of a minimum of twenty (20) washable diapers;
3)Proof of birth of the child (birth certificate). If you are pregnant, you may submit this at a later date.
4) Completed Application Form

Applications can be submitted via email, with the required documents attached, or dropped off at the Town Hall.

For more information please contact: publicworks.voirie@russell.ca, 613-443-5078