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Each Once Upon A Child location is individually owned and operated by moms and dads like you, who understand money doesn’t grow on trees. Our customers want quality children’s clothing and we’re excited that we can offer discounts of up to 70% off of original retail prices. We strive to offer a fun and convenient way to sell your gently used items. Whether you’re buying or selling, we would love to help you find what you’re looking for. We offer payment on-the-spot for items we select that meet current style, safety, and condition standards. We maintain high merchandise standards by thoroughly inspecting all toys and equipment for any safety recalls.


Selling Tips for Best Results:

  • Make sure clothing has been recently laundered.
  • Save time by not bringing in any clothing with missing buttons, stains, tears, broken zippers, hem ups, cut-offs or holes.
  • Bringing clothing laid FLAT in a laundry basket, plastic bins or boxes is best.
  • Equipment and toys sell best CLEAN and with ALL of their parts.
  • Clothing must be current from the last 2 to 3 years.
  • Everything will be checked for recalls www.cpsc.gov.
  • No appointment necessary during BUYING HOURS: Monday - Saturday 9:30 am to 6 pm
  • We offer same day service for all quotes.  Please return by 7 pm the same day as drop-off to receive payment for items accepted & retrieve items which we could not purchase.
  • Have fun RECYCLING and enjoy the extra CA$H.


The diaper bank logo

Founded in 2004, The Diaper Bank centralizes the fundraising and distribution of free diapers to poor families through existing service providers, including local food pantries, soup kitchens, daycare centers, social service agencies, and shelters. 

Proud donation site for The Diaper Bank.

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Our Locations

Once Upon A Child Danbury

67 Newtown Road
Danbury, CT 06810
203-791-2393 - Map - Hours
Mon09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Tues09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Wed09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Thu09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Sat09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Sun11:00 AM-06:00 PM
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