Free Sling Hire!

Oxytosling is a project to aid those struggling with the effects of Covid-19. Hire a sling for free, for up to three months.

Not For Profit

Founded by parents and run by volunteers, every penny is reinvested to support vulnerable families. Turning ethical full circle, you'll feel great shopping with us!

Eco Toy Shop

Shop high quality toys that will stand the test of time. Carefully selected, tried and tested, we bring a beautiful collection of toys for you to love for years to come.

January Sale!

Use code ECOSWAPS for 20% off storewide*

Excludes car seats.

Sharing is caring

We believe in informed choice. Join us for our workshops on all things parent related. Trust the evidence based information and be fully supported in your choices through parenthood.

At Cariad Babi we believe in fair access to Fairtrade. We now have the option to apply for a Cariad Inclusive Community (CIC) Membership. If you are on a low income** and are struggling to access some of the services and/or products we offer, then this membership is for you.

Some of the membership highlights include:

♥ A weekly free online consult (limited spaces*)

♥ Exclusive discounted products

♥ Workshop waiting list registration

♥ Workshop reduced/free spaces available

Please apply for membership here.

*Strict T’s and C’s Apply.

**Subject to eligibility

Coming soon! A membership for exclusive library and eco store offers embarassed


Babywearing is really practical, can reduce postnatal depression, aid feeding and more! Click below to begin your babywearing journey…

Cloth Nappies

Interested in cloth nappies but unsure where to start? From our hire options in the library, to advice and support or payment plans – we’re here to help!

The PoD

A space in Derby city centre for all parent services is coming soon! Watch this space…

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Derby Sling Hire Library Parent Hub Support

Parent Hub

At The PoD, we bring parent services, support, classes, workshops and more to one city centre location, making it easier for you to get to. We fund it with our Eco Store!

Cloth Nappy Library

Trial a wide variety of nappies without the expense! Hire a kit with everything you need and accessories included, with unlimited support from our experienced advisers.

stretchy wrap demo

Sling Library

No single sling fits two different people the same way. Rather than spend money on a sling that may not be right for you, why not try one first?

Call us on 07368450874

9am- 5pm

Or email

The PoD, Liversage Street, Castleward Boulevard, DE1 2LH

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