"Baby" is the third episode of the first series of The Dumping Ground. It premiered on 11 January 2013.
Lily struggles with numerous problems when her Dad's pregnant girlfriend, Shannay, moves into their flat.
- Connor Byrne as Mike Milligan
- Kay Purcell as Gina Conway
- Christopher John Slater as Frank Matthews
- Joe Maw as Johnny Taylor
- Amy–Leigh Hickman as Carmen Howle
- Mia McKenna–Bruce as Tee Taylor
- Phillip Graham Scott as Harry Jones
- Jessie Williams as Lily Kettle
- Jessica Revell as Elektra Perkins
- Daniel Pearson as Rick Barber
- Miles Butler–Hughton as Tyler Lewis
- Kia Pegg as Jody Jackson
- Leanne Dunstan as Faith Davis
- Gus Carmichael (Noah Murallo) is absent this episode; this is the only time character, Gus Carmichael is absent in his five episode stint.
- Shannay & Jonah make their first appearances ever.
- Steve makes a guest appearance this episode; making it his first appearance on The Dumping Ground.
- Faith's necklace is seen again this episode, and also makes an appearance on The Real Faith Davis, where the significance of the name on the necklace "Razz" is revealed.