Pregnancy Help

There are many resources available to assist women who may need help
during an unplanned pregnancy.

Whether the need is emotional, spiritual, financial or medical there is help available.

This information might save some lives.  This is a partial resource list.  

Services are free and confidential.

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 Legal Center:

Provides free legal advice to pregnant mothers being coerced into abortion. 
Call 973-984-0725.

24/7 Toll Free Hotlines:

National Life Center 1-800-848- LOVE

Birthright 1-800-550-4900  www.lifecall.org
 

Pregnancy Centers:

Action Pregnancy Center
93-B Bayard Street, New Brunswick, NJ
732-828-1166

Friendship Center for New Beginnings
162 Main Street, Flemington, NJ
1-877-884-MOMS www.friendship-center.org

Good News Crisis Pregnancy Center
313 State Street, Suite 403, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
908-307-0189 gncpc57@aol.com

Life Choices Resource Center
503 Main Street, Metuchen, NJ
732-516-0911 www.lifechoicesrc.com

Life Choices, Inc.
411-S. Main Street, Phillipsburg, NJ
908-454-2066 www.lifechoicesonline.org
Mobile Center 908-387-0020 or 732-742-8005

Pregnancy Aid and Information Center
59 Thompson Street, Raritan, NJ
908-526-8121 Toll Free 1-888-480-5737
www.pregnancycenters.org

 Click Here for Pregnancy Information Cards

Poor Prenatal Diagnosis:

Have you been given a poor prenatal diagnosis?  Are you feeling numb, heartbroken and frightened?  Do you want to carry your baby to term but are uncertain how to find resources and support?

You are not alone and there is help.  Click below for all information and resources links.

Click Here for Poor Prenatal Information & Resources Cards

**For informational brochures in Spanish please contact Prenatal Partners for Life, mary@prenatalpartnersforlife.org or The Respect for Life office, amarshall@diometuchen.org
or 732-562-1990 ext. 1543 or 1629.

Diocesan Resources:

Catholic Charities - Maternity and Adoption - Shelter - Counseling and Health Services
319 Maple Street, Perth Amboy, NJ 732-324-8200
Email:  maternity@ccdom.org
 
The Office of Respect for Life - 732-562-1990 exts. 1629 or 1543 amarshall@diometuchen.org

Department Of Social Services:

Please contact your county Department of Social Services if you need Housing Assistance, Food Stamps, Child Care Programs or other social services.

Hunterdon County - 908-788-1253  www.co.hunterdon.nj.us
Middlesex County - 732-742-4519  www.co.middlesex.nj.us
Somerset County - 908-231-7000  www.co.somerset.nj.us
Warren County - 908-475-6332  www.co.warren.nj.us 

Food - For Women, Infants And Children (WIC):

Provides food to pregnant & breast-feeding mothers, food and formula for children to age 5.  
WIC service agencies are conveniently located throughout New Jersey. 
Call toll free 1-866-44 NJ WIC (446-5942).

Health Care:

New Jersey Care 2000+Family Care 1-800-701-0710.

Local hospitals can advise about prenatal health care.

Good Counsel Homes:

Supportive residential care and community based services for
homeless mothers and their children.
Emergency # 1-800-723-8331  www.goodcounselhomes.org

New Jersey Safe Haven Law:

24/7 Toll-Free Hotline 1-877-839-2339.

 Parent/Designee can leave an unharmed, unwanted baby (less than 30 days old) at a hospital emergency room or police station for a safe haven without prosecution. 
NO QUESTIONS ASKED.

For more information please visit:  www.njsafehaven.org

Postpartum Depression:

If you or someone you love may be suffering from Postpartum Depression, call 1-800-328-3838.

Post Abortion Healing:

If you or your loved one is suffering after an abortion, call 1-877-877-4300 or www.hopeafterabortion for hope and healing.

Click Here for English & Spanish Post Abortion Information Cards

Suicide Hotline:

If you or someone you know are feeling depressed, hopeless, overwhelmed, or suicidal call NJHOPELINE (855-654-6735) to speak to a live, trained, New Jersey based professional for confidential counseling and referrals to appropriated life-saving treatment.  Callers will never be routed to an automated system.  The hotline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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For more information please call the Office of Respect for Life 732-562-1990 ext. 1543 or 1629

or email amarshall@diometuchen.org.