The Baby Fold is committed to the health and safety of our community. In accordance with state and federal recommendations, tours are not available at this time. We look forward to touring with you again soon!
Join us for a tour
Touring The Baby Fold is a fun and interesting experience. Whether you’re brand new to Bloomington-Normal or you’ve been involved with The Baby Fold your whole life, we guarantee you’ll discover something new about the work we do.
Learn about our history
Find out how one woman made The Baby Fold possible, how we got our unique name, what we’ve seen in over a century of service – including Orphan Trains, nearly being shut down, the community’s first social worker and much more.
Discover more about our current programs
The Baby Fold serves 1,200 children and their families each year in 12 different programs including adoption, special education, foster care and prevention services. The tour is the best way to learn more about the exciting things happening in every program!
See where life-transformational work happens
Take a tour through our Willow Street campus, including Hammitt Elementary School.