2000

April 30, 2000 – SAB volunteers release the first draft of the Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act (the Act) and solicit feedback on the legislation from individuals and organizations involved in health, child welfare, and legislative policy in Illinois.

December 1, 2000 – After incorporating input from more than 30 individuals and stakeholder organizations, SAB volunteers approve a final draft of the Act.

2000

As of 2016, 3,227 infants have been safely surrendered to Safe Havens nationally.

Please help us continue our passion, commitment and dedication to spreading awareness of Safe Haven laws.