pregnancy

It Was Worth It!

By |2018-10-09T20:38:48-04:00June 28th, 2018|Client Stories|

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 state of panic and fear.  A chance meeting with a kind-hearted woman at Publix (who [...]

My Amazing Support System

By |2018-10-09T20:35:41-04:00April 5th, 2018|Client Stories|

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 I learned I was pregnant, I was 19 and did not have the slightest clue [...]

The Story of Lici

By |2018-10-09T20:40:11-04:00February 14th, 2018|Client Stories|

Lici was 13 years old when she came here from Cuba. She started school and her family bought her a computer with internet access. Lici spent long hours on the computer trying to learn English as well as accessing popular sites such as Facebook and My Space. One day Lici met a young man on the internet who said he went to school with her and wanted to get to know her better. Not having much experience she didn't see anything wrong because he was just one of her "schoolmates". [...]

Adoption: Every Woman Deserves Information About ALL Her Options

By |2017-05-30T19:01:08-04:00July 14th, 2015|Providers Resources (Audio)|

SPEAKER:  Kelli Wild, A Woman's Place, Tampa   Questions and Answer session   Kelli Wild, MSW, is a trainer, consultant, and curriculum writer. She helps professionals who serve women in crisis enhance their skills and provide effective client services. As a clinical social worker who has served women, children, and families for over 23 years, Kelli has developed expertise in offering adoption related support and has walked many expectant parents through the adoption process. Currently, Kelli is the President and Co-founder of LifePro Consult where she [...]