Maternity home for single, pregnant women over 18 and women with children (up to two years old) who are homeless. Residents can remain in the program for one year after giving birth. Follow-up services for an additional year after discharge.
Residents participate in educational programs covering health, nutrition, parenting and child development. Mothers also receive guidance designed to foster a positive self-image for themselves and their children. Personal finance and budgeting advice is offered to promote self sufficiency as our young families assimilate back into the community.
Each resident agrees to participate in an individualized educational component that may include GED preparation or certificate programs at a local community college. Tutoring is provided to support the rigors of each class.