Many of them you can use from the moment of conception to long after giving birth.
Resources for Pregnant Teenagers
There are resources for pregnant teenagers available! Many of them you can use from the moment of conception to long after giving birth.
Monitoring the mother’s health is vital to ensure a healthy pregnancy and it’s even more crucial for teen moms. If you are living at home with your family, there are pregnancy and family counseling services available for you and your family to help cope with the change. In addition to counseling services, there are community programs that offer parenting courses and support groups.
If you are homeless, there are youth shelters that provide housing only to pregnant and parenting teen mothers. The availability of resources may vary based upon your location. In addition to contacting us at 1-800-RUNAWAY (1-800-786-2929), here is a list of some resources that may also be helpful:
American Pregnancy Helpline – 1-866-942-6466
Birthright International – 1-800-550-4900
Planned Parenthood – 1-800-230-7526
Your local Department of Human Services
Worried about what to do next? We are here to listen and to help.