U.S. RESOURCES

 

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The Family Preservation Project

A comprehensive list of resources by state including healthcare assistance, temporary housing, state aid, childcare assistance, putative father registry, etc.

 

 

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Saving Our Sisters

A national organization dedicated to supporting pregnant women and preventing unnecessary adoption.

 

 

 

IMG_2493 Covenant House 

“Being a good mother is one of the toughest jobs in the world, and it’s almost impossible when you are young, homeless, and without family. That is why our Mother/Child program was created to help these determined mothers and pregnant teenagers secure a brighter, more stable future for themselves and their babies.”

 

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Mental Health and Addiction Treatment facilities for pregnant mothers and their children:

MIST // Mother’s Intensive Support Treatment // Gainesville, Florida

“…The program strives to empower women to become self-sufficient, responsible mothers who are capable of creating a bright future for themselves and their children..”

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UNC Horizons Program // UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine

“Our mission is to provide world class empowering and transformative interdisciplinary care to women and their children affected by substance use disorders.”

Queen of Peace Center // St. Louis, MO

“The mission of Queen of Peace Center is to break the cycle of substance use disorders for women, children and families through family-centered behavioral healthcare…”

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Pregnant teen & teen mom mentorship programs:

TOPS // Arizona

“TOPS Proactive Teen Parents classes will provide you with the information to help you be the best parent possible. Young families will learn about child development, nutrition, safety, routines, language development and much, much more!”

Impact Mentoring // Birmingham, Alabama

“The Mentoring New Moms Program assists new mothers who might benefit from a friendly guide/mentor relationship.  The goals of the program are to prevent child abuse and neglect; encourage responsive, responsible parenting; strengthen and stabilize the family unit; link parents to supportive community-based services; and help parents enhance their self-esteem and promote personal growth.  The Mentoring New Moms Program also assists women in seeking to move from welfare to work.”

Chloe Inc. // Columbus, Ohio

“CHLOE’s Mentoring Program is a structured program for pregnant teens and teen moms between 13 and 21. Young moms are paired with a caring adult woman who provides guidance toward goals for parenting and self-sufficiency.”