Pregnancy Help

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Pregnant? We Care. We Listen
If you think that you are pregnant and you don't know what to do next . . . We listen, we care! Compassionate care is as close as the nearest telephone for anyone who needs our help. Volunteer pregnancy consultants are available by phone 24 hours a day, to assist women facing difficult circumstances related to a crisis pregnancy.  We explore life-affirming alternatives with women, enabling them to make choices that are best for themselves, their future and their babies.   Here is our list of helpful contacts.

Help is a Call Away:

ArborVitae Women's Center (734-994-8863) Services: Pregnancy testing, ultrasound, pregnancy options counseling, material resource referrals, post-abortion counseling.

Catholic Social Services of Washtenaw County (734-971-9781) Services:  Pregnancy counseling, newborn adoption, Father Pat Jackson House (teen pregnancy), foster care, post adoption services, waiting child adoption.

Family Life Services/Pregnancy Counseling Center (Call or text: 734.219.5252) (Call: 734-434-3088) Services: Free pregnancy test, Limited Ultrasound, after abortion recovery support.

Pregnancy Counseling Center (734-434-3088)
Father Pat Jackson House (734-761-1440)
Services: A non-denominational, residential program serving pregnant and parenting adolescents and their babies. 
OptionLine (24hr assistance)  1-800-712-HELP (1-800-712-4357) Services:  Information re: unplanned/crisis pregnancy, adoption, and post-abortion assistance
24-hour hotline number  800-395-HELP

St Francis Parish Service + Justice Ministry (734-821-2121)

Hurting after an Abortion?
If you have decided to give up your child through an abortion or if you know someone who has we want to help you. We understand that this is a painful time. You are loved! Contact St. Francis Parish Social Ministry Office, Scott Wright at swright [at] stfrancisa2 [dot] org or 821-2121.

Project Rachel
The Diocese of Lansing offers Project Rachel, which is a post-abortive healing ministry in the Catholic Church offering opportunities for healing through specially trained priests, professional therapists and Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat weekends. Confidentially contact a Project Rachel leader at vgale [at] dioceseoflansing [dot] org or 517-745-5579.

Rachel’s Vineyard
Rachel’s Vineyard is a safe place to heal hearts broken by abortion. Participants who have been trapped in anger toward themselves or others experience forgiveness. Peace is found. Lives are restored. A sense of hope and meaning for the future are finally rediscovered. To learn more visit Rachel’s Vineyard or call hotline 1-877-HOPE-4-ME.

Pray for an End of Abortion
In abortion One Heart Stops and Another Heart Breaks. Please pray for healing for the living victims of abortion especially the moms, dads, siblings and grandparents.

Links and Resources
24-hour hotline number

ArborVitae Women's Center

Catholic Social Services Pregnancy Help

Father Pat Jackson House

Pregnancy Counseling Center

St. Francis Parish Pro-Life Committee Blog

St. Francis Parish Pro-Life Committee