By Kim Hayes Pregnancy Center West (PCW) has experienced dramatic changes over the past 15 months since launching ultrasound services for women in unplanned pregnancy, having topped 500 ultrasounds in that short time. It also became necessary for the longtime Cincinnati pregnancy center to add a client services director to its staff in January of …Continue reading "Pregnancy center hits 500 mark in offering no-cost, life-saving sonograms"
By Lisa Bourne Unplanned pregnancies have not stopped during the COVID-19 pandemic, and neither has abortion, some proponents of the latter even suing to be able to ply their business as the world navigates the virus outbreak. While abortion does not rest during this time, nor does Heartbeat International, and its affiliates have not ceased …Continue reading "God is doing incredible things in and through this time – Heartbeat, pregnancy help orgs step up during pandemic"
Trauma-informed approach instrumental in success By Kim Hayes Foundation House Ministries of Cleveland, TN, recently celebrated bringing its 100th mom into the maternity home—a major milestone. Their feature ministry is a maternity home where residents are encouraged to learn how past trauma effects choices and everyday experiences. Suzanne Burns, the founder of this six year …Continue reading "Maternity home ministry celebrates 100-mom milestone"
By Gayle Irwin Karla Raab views the work she and her fellow pregnancy center staff do to help women facing an unplanned pregnancy as critical. Raab takes her personal experience and applies it when serving these women at life-changing crossroads in their decision-making. “I am post-abortive,” said Raab, Client Services Director for Pregnancy Care Center …Continue reading "Pregnancy help director “driven” by abortion experience to serve women facing unplanned pregnancy"
By Kim Hayes Birth is a pivotal life event which can open a woman’s heart and the hearts of her family to the Gospel making an eternal difference. Recognizing the fundamental benefit that a doula can have in the birth experience, Care Net of Central Texas has long utilized them for its clients, and this …Continue reading "Doting Doulas: Center offers new moms a best friend"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Safety concerns at Pennsylvania abortion centers are rising as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. A check of the Department of Health website shows no abortion facility inspection reports have been posted since Coronavirus swept through Pennsylvania. Indeed, the last report posted is dated February 12th …Continue reading "Safety Concerns at Abortion Centers Rise During Pandemic"
By Gayle Irwin Last month as Mother’s Day weekend approached, staff and volunteers from an Ohio pregnancy center took time to honor and help moms in the community, providing needed materials and much-needed hope to those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. “We were prompted by all the COVID stuff … people feeling hopeless, overwhelmed and …Continue reading "Ohio pregnancy center supports moms during pandemic with ‘blessing bags filled with love’"
By Dave Andrusko If you did not have the opportunity to read, “The Power of Hope” yesterday, I would very much like to encourage you to take the time. Like every untimely pregnancy, Yascara’s story is unique. What is not was the love and comfort and solace and concrete aid offered to her by HOPE …Continue reading "A beautiful story of helping a pregnant woman whose “soul was broken”"
By Yascara A Thankful friend of Hope Editor’s note. This is reposted from the newsletter of HOPE in NOVA. This woman-helping center, located in Northern Virginia, has offered pregnancy counseling & assistance since 1971. When I became pregnant unexpectedly, I was literally alone and had nowhere to turn. My family is from outside of the …Continue reading "The Power of Hope"
By Gayle Irwin The Resource Center in Greeley, Colorado, continues to experience many decisions for life, despite the many worldly challenges today, including pro-abortion activism. Recently targeted through a misinformation campaign and other pro-abortion attempts to derail client traffic, the pregnancy center did not convince a legal arbiter earlier this year that abortion activists’ creation of …Continue reading "Pregnancy center sees success in saving multiple lives, born and unborn"
By Gayle Irwin The 26-year-old woman came into True Care Women’s Resource Center seeking confirmation of her pregnancy. Little did she know that one visit would drastically change her life and the lives of many around her – including her then-unborn child. Kayla’s story Kayla Wolosin learned about True Care in Casper, Wyoming, from her …Continue reading "Hope, healing and meeting God – Nearly a decade later pregnancy center’s impact still resonates"
By Susanne Maynes In many towns and cities across the U.S. and around the world, small non-profit organizations provide services to a slice of the population facing a certain crisis. For over forty years, pregnancy help centers have reached out to women and men facing unplanned pregnancies. These centers, also known as pregnancy centers or …Continue reading "Five reasons why our communities need pregnancy help centers"