Client Stories

Client Stories2018-10-09T20:32:20-04:00

Senior Year, I Became Pregnant

My name is Kesha. I am 18 years old and just started my second semester of college. I have a beautiful little girl named Anna. This is my story. I was planning to go into the military after graduating from high school. I had excellent grades and had been in JROTC since middle school. I loved it and believed it would save me from the environment I have lived in all my life. My mom [...]

March 9th, 2019|

Pregnancy, Get the Facts!

Being 20 years old, it seems I have still not processed the fact that I am pregnant, again. My son is almost 18 months old, and my boyfriend and I are anxious about him being a sibling. I have been very sick this pregnancy, so it has not been a fun experience and the fact that neither one of us are ready for another child has made this whole situation difficult. I am currently not [...]

February 9th, 2019|

Just Had a Beautiful Baby Girl

I am 43 years old.  I just had a beautiful baby girl.  It is very likely that my precious baby would not have been born had it not been for the services I received through the Florida Pregnancy Support Services Program.  I came to the pregnancy center when I began to suspect I was pregnant.  I took a pregnancy test and, sure enough, I was pregnant.  I was scared and did not think I could [...]

January 9th, 2019|

My First Visit to FPSS

My first visit to the pregnancy center was to take a free pregnancy test and verify my pregnancy, so I could apply for benefits. At that point I had no idea that the center would have other great services to offer and that I would soon become a regular at the women’s center. Some of these great services that have benefited me have been the Earn While You Learn program, the bi-weekly mommy support groups [...]

November 9th, 2018|

It Was Worth It!

His name is Christopher.  He has sparkling blue eyes and a shy smile that captures not only your attention but your heart as well.  Life is good for Christopher, and he lets you know it with an infectious giggle that fills the room. But things didn't start out this way for Christopher.  His mom came to the pregnancy center suspecting pregnancy after an unfortunate decision one night.  She walked in already in tears, in a [...]

My Amazing Support System

At the tender age of 19, one does not fully understand the sentiment of support. It is one of the furthest thoughts from a person’s mind. However, for a young woman dealing with an unplanned pregnancy, the feeling of support can be the most essential if not inspiring thought there is. As I am a young mother myself, I know exactly how the role of support can affect one’s life as well as others. When [...]

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