Childcare workers in the baby unit need to be awake around the clock to ensure that the 12 – 15 babies are well-cared for.
Ten children are accommodated in each of the four houses. They range in age from 18 months – 18 years and they are cared for by childcare workers.
The babies and children come from all races.
Boys and girls are represented in more or less equal numbers.
Babies with illnesses or disabilities taken into care exceed the norm in society.