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Positive Alternatives Locations

Services vary by location. Click a location on the map or a listed city to get details for that location.

* Note: The services listed are not all grant funded.

Alexandria Morris Sauk Centre Roseau Thief River Falls Detroit Lakes Park Rapids Grand Rapids Duluth Fergus Falls St. Cloud Redwood Falls New Ulm Worthington North Branch Coon Rapids Forest Lake Fairmont Mankato Minneapolis Hopkins Roseville Little Canada St. Paul West St. Paul Apple Valley Faribault Red Wing Owatonna Albert Lea Rochester Winona Austin

Cities:  Albert Lea | Alexandria | Apple Valley | Austin | Coon Rapids | Detroit Lakes | Duluth | Fairmont | Faribault | Fergus Falls | Forest Lake | Grand Rapids | Hopkins | Little Canada | Mankato | Minneapolis | Morris | New Ulm | North Branch | Owatonna | Park Rapids | Redwood Falls | Red Wing | Rochester | Roseau | Roseville | Sauk Centre | St. Cloud | St. Paul | Thief River Falls | West St. Paul | Winona | Worthington

 

Albert Lea

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities Albert Lea
311 E Clark Street
Albert Lea, MN 56007
507-377-3664
Map of: 311 E Clark Street, 56007
Services Provided * Catholic Charities is available 24 hours a day with our Pregnancy Information Line at 800-222-5859. Our Licensed Social Workers offer appointments within 48 hours and can travel to clients. Catholic Charities provides pregnancy and parenting information, education, and planning. We also can assist with adoption education and facilitate a placement with a family of your choice. We serve people of all faiths, and our pregnancy and parenting services are free and confidential. We offer financial assistance and community referrals for pregnant women and parents. Catholic Charities also provides clinical counseling, domestic and international adoption, guardian and conservatorship services, refugee resettlement, and senior services.

Alexandria

Agency Name and Contact Information
Birthright of Alexandria
1114 Broadway
Alexandria, MN 56308
320-762-1224
Map of: 1114 Broadway, 56308
Services Provided * Birthright offers free on-site pregnancy testing, maternity clothes, and infant supplies (diapers, clothes, blankets, formula, etc.). Birthright is not a medical clinic, but we can refer women to local doctors who will provide services. We offer life coaching and CPR training from certified staff, as well as parenting and pregnancy education on a multitude of topics. We provide information and referrals to community agencies, including local crib and car seat programs. We are a friend to turn to and will help you find what you need. All of our services are free and confidential, and we are available to those of all income levels. We serve people from any county. Spanish interpreters are available.; Please call 320-762-1224 for hours.

Apple Valley

Agency Name and Contact Information Pregnancy Choices LifeCare Center
15010 Glazier Avenue Suite 104
Apple Valley, MN 55124
952-997-2229
Map of: 15010 Glazier Avenue, 55124
Services Provided * FREE and confidential services by certified life coaches helping you create a path forward based on your values. Pregnancy testing, 1st trimester non-diagnostic ultrasounds, STI testing. Clients in our 8-week Baby and Me! Program also have access to our Hatch-Life group program (with a licensed clinical social worker) addressing common issues for prenatal and postpartum mood difficulties, adjustment to motherhood roles and responsibilities, chair massage, 3-6 visits with a medical doctor and/or chiropractor, and a fatherhood program for partners. Through our incentive learning clients can earn from the following list: cribs, pack-n-plays, car seats/stroller, new and gently used clothing, diapers and baby items. We have a Spanish-speaking life coach for all services M-W-Th-F (Se habla espanol). We are able to help with emergency financial assistance as a Cradle of Hope authorized site. Email: info@mypregnancychoices.com

Austin

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities
Austin 430 10th St. NE
Austin, MN 55912
507-433-3062
Map of: 430 10th St. NE, 55912
Services Provided * Catholic Charities is available 24 hours a day with our Pregnancy Information Line at 800-222-5859. Our Licensed Social Workers offer appointments within 48 hours and can travel to clients. Catholic Charities provides pregnancy and parenting information, education, and planning. We also can assist with adoption education and facilitate a placement with a family of your choice. We serve people of all faiths, and our pregnancy and parenting services are free and confidential. We offer financial assistance and community referrals for pregnant women and parents. Catholic Charities also provides clinical counseling, domestic and international adoption, guardian and conservatorship services, refugee resettlement, and senior services.

Coon Rapids

Agency Name and Contact Information Epiphany Caring for Life
1900 111th Avenue NW
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
612-803-2225
Map of: 1900 111th Avenue NW, 55433
Services Provided * Pregnancy support services available through 24 hour hotline. Pregnancy information and referrals to local social service resources. Client Services Advocate available to assist you. Maternity and baby clothing closet. Infant car seats, pack n' plays, high chairs and other baby equipment. Diapers, blankets, and infant supplies. Baby food, formula and miscarriage support. Mentor/Companion program for mothers in need. All services are free and confidential.

Detroit Lakes

Agency Name and Contact Information Health Resources LifeCare Center
904 Lake Avenue
Detroit, MN 56501
218-844-8822
Map of: 904 Lake Avenue, 56501
Services Provided * Pregnancy testing, STI Testing & Treatment, Ultrasound (first trimester), Post-abortion support, Treasure for Life incentive program, Confidential lay counseling, Community Referrals & Resources. All our services are FREE and CONFIDENTIAL.

Duluth

Agency Name and Contact Information YWCA of Duluth
202 West 2nd St.
Duluth, MN 55802
218-722-7425 x-111
Map of: 202 West 2nd St., 55802
Services Provided * YWCA Spirit Valley Supportive Housing is a residential program that provides supportive services to young mothers ages 16-21 and their children, with the primary goal of moving them towards economic self-sufficiency. All participants are in school, training program and/or have secured jobs. Other services include: child care services; basic needs; transportation to medical and dental appointments; nutritional services and cooking classes; tutoring; mentoring activities. Supportive services are also provided to the young mothers after they go through a graduation phase and leave the program.

Fairmont

Agency Name and Contact Information Options Pregnancy Center
322 E. Blue Earth Ave.
Fairmont, MN 56031
507-238-2330
Map of: 322 E. Blue Earth Ave., 56031
Services Provided * Free pregnancy tests; Sexual Wellness/Lifestyle Peer Counseling; Information/Education - pregnancy, prenatal, abortion and alternatives; Parenting Program Education and Support for pregnant clients; Client Advocate services; Sleep Safety Crib Program - opportunity for first time moms to earn a new crib; Incentive Program - earn new items for baby as you learn about parenting; Job Readiness Program; Material Gifts - maternity clothes, baby/toddler clothes, infant furnishings and supplies; Community referrals.

Faribault

Agency Name and Contact Information Pregnancy Options Life-Care Center
18 2nd Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
507-332-7644
Map of: 18 2nd Street NW, 55021
Services Provided * Pregnancy testing/ counseling by trained volunteers; education on adoption, fetal development, abortion risks and procedures. Free initial ultrasound and STI testing. Referrals and assistance provided by Client Services Manager to pregnant clients in housing, jobs, medical assistance, financial assistance, childcare, and education. Incentive program to earn baby items.

Fergus Falls

Agency Name and Contact Information Health Resources LifeCare Center
126 E. Lincoln Ave
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
218-736-6050
Map of: 126 E. Lincoln Ave, 56537
Services Provided * Pregnancy testing, STI Testing & Treatment, Ultrasound (first trimester), Post-abortion support, Treasure for Life incentive program, Confidential lay counseling, Community Referrals & Resources. All our services are FREE and CONFIDENTIAL.

Forest Lake

Agency Name and Contact Information Lakes LifeCare Center
840 West Broadway Avenue, Suite 100
Forest Lake, MN 55025
651-464-4340
Map of: 840 West Broadway Avenue, 55025
Services Provided * We offer pregnancy tests, STI testing and treatment, limited obstetrical ultrasounds, prenatal and parenting education classes, fathers mentoring program, lay counseling, material support and assistance with needed referrals. Our education program gives women and families a chance to earn points by participating in this program. These points can then be used to obtain needed baby and maternity items. All of our services are confidential and free of charge.

Grand Rapids

Agency Name and Contact Information New Beginnings Pregnancy Care Center
112 NW 5th Street
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-326-0404
Map of: 112 NW 5th Street, 55744
Services Provided * At New Beginnings Pregnancy Care Center we offer FREE and CONFIDENTIAL services. Referrals and assistance are offered as well as services and programs such as Parenting Skills (Earn While You Learn), Young Dads' Group, Purity is Possible (promoting sexual responsibility and character building), Conquerors (post-abortion assistance), Free Pregnancy Testing and Ultrasound, Adoption Referrals, and Positive Partnerships (relationship skills) classes.

Hopkins

Agency Name and Contact Information Lake Minnetonka Life-Care Center, Inc.
1615 Main Street
Hopkins, MN 55343
952-938-4496
Map of: 1615 Main Street, 55343
Services Provided * Lake Minnetonka Life-Care Center, Inc., also known as Southwest Options for Women, offers assistance to pregnant women and women with babies or small children in the western suburbs. We offer pregnancy tests, lay counseling, referrals for a free ultrasound (at a local clinic for qualified clients) and material assistance in the form of infant, toddler and maternity clothes, diapers, and other items. Our popular Earn While You Learn education program gives women and families a chance to earn points by completing various prenatal and parenting lessons. These points can then be used to obtain baby items, such as a new crib and mattress, car seat, stroller, clothing, and many other essential items. All of our services are offered free of charge. In addition, we are able to help with emergency financial assistance as a Cradle of Hope site. We have a Spanish-speaking client coordinator and interesting and educational Earn While You Learn lessons in Spanish, as well. (Se habla espanol.)

Agency Name and Contact Information myHealth for Teens and Young Adults
15 8th Avenue South
Hopkins MN 55343
952-474-3251
Map of: 15 8th Avenue South, 55343
Services Provided * myHealth's Becoming Program provides support and education for pregnant and parenting young adults ages 12-23. Care includes home visiting by a nurse, prenatal education, and post-delivery education and care leading to positive child outcomes and parental self-sufficiency.

Little Canada

Agency Name and Contact Information Women's LifeCare Center
2870 Middle St
Little Canada, MN 55117
651-777-0350
Map of: 2870 Middle St, 55117
Services Provided * Pregnancy testing, pregnancy and abortion education, parenting education within an incentive program, well life program, referrals, and Spanish interpreter.

Mankato

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities Mankato
101 North 2nd Street, Suite 106
Mankato, MN 56001
507-387-5586
Map of: 101 North 2nd Street, 56001
Services Provided * Catholic Charities is available 24 hours a day with our Pregnancy Information Line at 800-222-5859. Our Licensed Social Workers offer appointments within 48 hours and can travel to clients. Catholic Charities provides pregnancy and parenting information, education, and planning. We also can assist with adoption education and facilitate a placement with a family of your choice. We serve people of all faiths, and our pregnancy and parenting services are free and confidential. We offer financial assistance and community referrals for pregnant women and parents. Catholic Charities also provides clinical counseling, domestic and international adoption, guardian and conservatorship services, refugee resettlement, and senior services.

Minneapolis

Agency Name and Contact Information Birthright of Minneapolis
825 Nicollet Mall, Suite 702
Medical Arts Building
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612-338-2353
1-800-550-4900
Map of: 825 Nicollet Mall, Suite 702, 55402
Services Provided * Birthright (also known as Emergency Pregnancy Services of Minneapolis) offers love, friendship, and support to women who are pregnant or think they may be pregnant. Services are always free, non-judgmental and confidential. A Birthright volunteer is available locally from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Monday through Friday (612-338-2353) and 24/7 through our toll-free Helpline(1-800-550-4900). While Birthright is not a clinic, volunteers do offer free pregnancy testing. In addition, Birthright provides support and guidance, takes applications for emergency financial assistance, and can help you find and make connections with community resources. Our office also has a supply of maternity and baby clothes, layettes, and diapers. The Birthright of Minneapolis office is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (except in January, February and March, when the office is closed on Fridays). Our office is downtown Minneapolis, easily accessible by bus or train. Phone: 612-338-2353.

Agency Name and Contact Information North Side Pregnancy Options
4367 Thomas Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55412-1005
612-522-6589
Map of: 4367 Thomas Ave N, 55412-1005
Services Provided * Prenatal care for low income women; pregnancy testing, pregnancy verification, and first trimester non-diagnostic ultrasounds at no cost to clients; on-site social services to prenatal patients; maternity clothing; gently used baby clothing; new baby clothing, cribs, car seats and other baby equipment through goal-oriented incentive program; information on parenting, adoption, alternatives to abortion; childbirth education classes, Medical Assistance applications, after-birth support; referrals for housing, education, employment, child care, WIC.

Agency Name and Contact Information Tapestry Pregnancy and Family Resource Center
4105 Chicago Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55407
612-823-0301
Map of: 4105 Chicago Ave., 55407
Services Provided * Pregnancy Tests, STI Testing, Prenatal Care and Limited Ob Ultrasound, Counseling/Therapy, Support Groups, Mentoring, Parenting and Life Skills Education Classes, Car seats and Sleep Safety, Breastfeeding and Birthing Classes, Material Assistance (Clothes/Diapers/ Baby Equipment). Resources/Referrals for: Housing, Childcare, Employment, Rental Assistance grants.

Agency Name and Contact Information Way to Grow
125 West Broadway Avenue Suite 110
Minneapolis, MN. 55411
612-874-4740
Map of: 125 West Broadway Avenue, 55411
Services Provided * Way to Grow provides holistic, culturally appropriate services to families who live in poverty and are at risk of facing health and life disparities. We offer families a continuum of services, programs and case management to help them have healthy birth outcomes, as well as connect them to needed services to move toward self-sufficiency and offer their children the support the need to thrive. Our diverse Family Educators build relationships with families through home visits, identify their strengths and risks, and help them develop and achieve personal goals. We provide the following services to pregnant and families with children up to 12 months: Contract with MVNA agency to provide home visits to pregnant Mothers, Family Educators provide home visits focusing on pregnancy and parent education, connection and follow up on community resources that address basic needs, educational groups and classes , safe sleep education, interpreting services, basic needs donation such as pack n plays, car seats and highchairs as well as, health and nutrition education.

Morris

Agency Name and Contact Information Options for Women Morris
712 Atlantic Ave, Suite 5
Morris, MN 56267
320-589-0300
Map of: 712 Atlantic Ave, 56267
Services Provided * Pregnancy tests; Parenting, Pregnancy, Life Skills & Toddler education with incentive program. Fatherhood program. Education on adoption, fetal development, abortion risks & procedures. Car seats with education program & installation education by certified technicians. Maternity clothing, baby clothing & other material support. Cradle of Hope crib site providing Pack and Play with Safe sleep education. Referrals & assistance provided to clients in housing, jobs, medical assistance, financial assistance, childcare, & education. Incentive programs to earn baby items. Spanish available. All services provided are FREE & CONFIDENTIAL.

New Ulm

Agency Name and Contact Information First Choice Pregnancy Services
1223 South Broadway Street
PO BOX 742
New Ulm, MN 56073
507-359-9800
Map of: 1223 South Broadway Street, 56073
Services Provided * Pregnancy testing/counseling; Pregnancy verification to qualify for Medical Assistance; Limited ultrasounds; Education on adoption, fetal development, abortion risks and procedures, prenatal care, and parenting; Earn While You Learn incentive program for earning cribs, car seats, and other baby items; Maternity clothes; Post-abortion support and counseling; Referrals to community resources; Healthy Relationship and Abstinence education. ALL OF OUR SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL.

North Branch

Agency Name and Contact Information Options for Women Chisago County
6344 Elm Street P.O. Box 516
North Branch, MN 55056
651-674-2121
Map of: 6344 Elm Street, 55056
Services Provided * We provide resources and education to pregnant and parenting men and women with children up to 5 years of age. We provide free pregnancy testing, lay counseling, education classes and workshops as well as one on one topics such as pre-natal and post-natal health, nutrition and development, practical living skills and parenting. Referrals for other need based services are made on a regular and ongoing basis to our community partners. We provide material assistance to every client in the form of diapers, wipes, clothing and equipment. All materials and services are free of charge.

Owatonna

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities Owatonna
577 State Ave.
Owatonna, MN 55060
507-455-2008
Map of: 577 State Ave., 55060
Services Provided * Catholic Charities is available 24 hours a day with our Pregnancy Information Line at 800-222-5859. Our Licensed Social Workers offer appointments within 48 hours and can travel to clients. Catholic Charities provides pregnancy and parenting information, education, and planning. We also can assist with adoption education and facilitate a placement with a family of your choice. We serve people of all faiths, and our pregnancy and parenting services are free and confidential. We offer financial assistance and community referrals for pregnant women and parents. Catholic Charities also provides clinical counseling, domestic and international adoption, guardian and conservatorship services, refugee resettlement, and senior services.

Park Rapids

Agency Name and Contact Information Pregnancy Resource Center of the Park Rapids Area
200 6th Street West
Park Rapids, MN 56470
218-732-5212
Map of: 200 6th Street West, 56470
Services Provided * Our Center offers peer counseling and accurate information about all pregnancy options.

Redwood Falls

Agency Name and Contact Information Choices Pregnancy Center
231 E Second St
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
507-637-2534
Map of: 231 E. Second St, 56283
Services Provided * Choices Pregnancy Center provides free pregnancy tests; education and consultation on pregnancy decisions; Earn While You Learn incentive parenting program; Sexual Risk Avoidance and relationship education; STD information; adoption information and referrals; speakers on related topics; referrals to other community resources.

Red Wing

Agency Name and Contact Information New Beginnings Family Services
1755 Old West Main Street Suite 101
Red Wing, MN 55066
651-267-4357
Map of: 1755 Old West Main Street, 55066
Services Provided * First Choice Clinic offers all programs and services free of charge. Programs and services include, pregnancy testing, non-diagnostic ultrasounds, STI testing, and pregnancy verification for proof of pregnancy. Male and female trained and compassionate client advocates are available with information on parenting, adoption, abortion, alternatives to abortion, abstinence, Medical Assistance applications, after-birth support and life-coaching tools. Material assistance is available through our incentivized parenting program, Earn While You Learn. We are able to help with emergency financial assistance as a Cradle of Hope authorized site and assist with referrals to other support organizations for resources such as housing, food assistance, employment and education.

Rochester

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities Rochester
903 West Center Street Suite 220
Rochester, MN 55902
507-287-2047
Map of: 903 West Center Street, 55902
Services Provided * Catholic Charities is available 24 hours a day with our Pregnancy Information Line at 800-222-5859. Our Licensed Social Workers offer appointments within 48 hours and can travel to clients. Catholic Charities provides pregnancy and parenting information, education, and planning. We also can assist with adoption education and facilitate a placement with a family of your choice. We serve people of all faiths, and our pregnancy and parenting services are free and confidential. We offer financial assistance and community referrals for pregnant women and parents. Catholic Charities also provides clinical counseling, domestic and international adoption, guardian and conservatorship services, refugee resettlement, and senior services.

Agency Name and Contact Information Emergency Pregnancy Services of Rochester (dba Birthright of Rochester)
830 South Broadway
Rochester, MN 55904
507-288-9374
24hr hotline: 800-550-4900
Map of: 830 South Broadway, 55904
Services Provided * Birthright, also known by the legal name Emergency Pregnancy Service of Rochester, offers kindness, compassion, and support to women wondering if they are pregnant, to pregnant women, and to parenting moms/families in need. All services are free and confidential; no judgement, no pressure. Birthright offers free pregnancy testing, however we are not a clinic or medical provider. Birthright also accepts donations of gently used and new infant and maternity clothes; offered free to clients in need. In addition, Birthright has an emergency supply of diapers, wipes, and baby wash for moms/parents struggling to meet their baby's hygiene needs. Through community donations, Birthright offers layette gift bags for mothers of newborns. A Birthright advisor meets with every client to assess their needs and offer guidance. Referrals are provided to community agencies that may help in meeting client's needs and/or addressing concerns. Educational material is available. Walk-In office hours are offered; no appointment needed. For a list of Walk-In hours, call the office at 507-288-9374 and listen to the recorded message. Our office is located just off South Broadway in Soldiers Field Plaza (across from Soldiers Field Park) in downtown Rochester; easily accessible by bus, and parking is free. Birthright has been helping women in southeastern Minnesota since 1970.

Roseau

Agency Name and Contact Information North Region Pregnancy Care Center
1307 Third St. NE, Suite 101
Roseau, MN 56751
218-463-0580
Map of: 1307 Third St. NE, 56751
Services Provided * Free Pregnancy Tests while you wait; pregnancy information; pre-natal and parenting education; incentive program; transportation; life skills training; material items; emotional support; information on abortion risks; post-abortion grief support. We offer support & referrals for medical, housing, adoption, job assistance. Appointments helpful but not necessary.

Roseville

Agency Name and Contact Information Cradle of Hope
Roseville, MN
651-636-0637
Services Provided * Cradle of Hope provides financial and material assistance to pregnant women and to infants up to four months old. Grant program funds cribs and rent assistance. We will consider all applications where the financial crisis is caused by pregnancy or by expenses related to childbirth. To find the nearest application site, call the Cradle of Hope office.

Sauk Centre

Agency Name and Contact Information Options for Women
1225 Timberlane Drive, Suite 5
Sauk Centre, MN 56378
320-351-4025
Map of: 1225 Timberlane Drive, 56378
Services Provided * Options for Women has been offering assistance to pregnant women and women with babies and young children since 2004. We offer free pregnancy testing, free ultrasounds and lay counseling. We also offer the very popular Earn While You Learn incentive program (in English and Spanish) where mothers of babies and young children can earn points for diapers, wipes, new baby clothes and cribs. We also have used baby clothes, maternity clothing, baby food and formula. We are a Cradle of Hope site. We offer referrals for local social services and medical resources.

St. Cloud

Agency Name and Contact Information Birthline, Inc.
1411 West Saint Germain St. Suite 5
St. Cloud, MN 56301
320-252-4150
Map of: 1411 West Saint Germain St. Suite 5, 56301
Services Provided * Birthline provides pregnancy tests, ultrasound and medical exams to confirm pregnancies; and free and confidential pregnancy counseling for options. Additional support includes maternity clothing, pre-natal education and vitamins, parenting education, adoption information and referrals, father's rights and responsibilities; and our STEPPING STONES incentive program provides opportunity for diapers, cribs, car seats, infant clothing, and other necessary supplies. We help with securing food/nutritional services, clothing and household items, housing assistance, financial assistance, education and employment assistance, childcare assistance, and medical care.

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud
157 Roosevelt Road, Suite 200
St. Cloud, MN 56301
320-650-1666
1-800-830-8254
Map of: 157 Roosevelt Road, Suite 200, 56301
Services Provided * Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St Cloud Pregnancy Counseling & Birthparent Services serves Central and Northern Minnesota. Licensed social workers provide information and assistance to those experiencing an unexpected pregnancy. This multi-service agency also provides affordable housing, emergency services, mental health services and many other programs to assist clients.

St. Paul

Agency Name and Contact Information Face to Face Health and Counseling Services, Inc.
1165 Arcade St
St. Paul, MN 55106
651-772-5555
Map of: 1165 Arcade St, 55106
Services Provided * Certified site providing Centering Pregnancy® Prenatal Care, which combines prenatal care, education, and support in a visit with your medical provider, case manager, and other young women who will deliver at about the same time as you (Centering Healthcare Institute). Face to Face is an adolescent clinic (ages 11-24) offering prenatal medical care, case management services, postpartum support, child & teen checkups, school & sports physicals, sexually transmitted infection testing and treatment, family planning, pregnancy testing, and treatment for minor illness/injury. Face to Face also offers mental health counseling and support groups, insurance assistance through a registered MNSure Navigator, and referrals to other community agencies as needed. They also run SafeZone, a drop-in center for homeless youth.

Agency Name and Contact Information Options for Women East
891 White Bear Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55106
651-776-2328
Map of: 891 White Bear Avenue, 55106
Services Provided * Offers free and confidential services including the following; Medical Services: Pregnancy tests (results while you wait), Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing and Treatment, Ultrasounds, Pregnancy Confirmation (proof of pregnancy) available to qualify for Medical Assistance; Prenatal vitamins, options education, and nurse consultation and prenatal care. Education: Our Prenatal/ Parenting Education Program offer opportunities for pregnant women and their families to learn about pregnancy and parenting in either a classroom or individual setting. Participants earn points which can be turned in for baby items such as; baby clothes, diapers, formula, strollers, highchairs and bouncers. Support Services: Information on parenting, adoption, alternatives to abortion; medical assistance applications; Pac n Play (crib) applications, referrals for housing, education, employment, child care, WIC.

Agency Name and Contact Information Philomena House
St. Paul, MN
651-334-5913
612-845-1241
Services Provided * Philomena House is a residence for homeless expectant mothers, staffed by volunteers and providing an informal educational program aimed at independent living. Homeless expectant mothers without other children or pets are invited to call for an interview. Guests stay through pregnancy and may (place for adoption or) parent their babies at Philomena House during the early months after birth. They agree in writing to standards conducive to learning and personal growth. An experienced volunteer mentor accompanies each guest during her stay in making a parenting plan for her baby. Mothers who plan for parenting are provided with parenting education. Mothers considering adoption are assisted by the staff through the process. All guests are provided pregnancy education. A follow-up procedure is maintained once the guest leaves. There is no charge for rent or any services provided.

Thief River Falls

Agency Name and Contact Information LifeCare Center of Thief River Falls
204 LaBree Ave. N.
P.O. Box 972
Thief River Falls, MN 56701
218-681-1279
24 Hour Hotline: 218-689-5454
Map of: 204 LaBree Ave. N., 56701
Services Provided * The LifeCare Center of Thief River Falls offers positive alternatives to abortion through prenatal education and parenting education, a materials incentive program including cribs and diapers, assistance with gas vouchers, nutrition and CPR on-site classes, on-site limited ultrasounds, guidance to and through adoption referral and other referral services, abstinence education, and post-abortion care.

West St. Paul

Agency Name and Contact Information Wakota LifeCare Center
1140 Robert St. S
West St. Paul, MN 55118
651-457-1195
Map of: 1140 Robert St. S, 55118
Services Provided * Open Monday - Friday from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. We offer free pregnancy counseling/testing and ultrasounds. Pregnancy verification (proof of pregnancy) available to qualify for Medical Assistance at no charge. Social services for pregnant women and families with children (infant to age 2), including referrals for Prenatal Care, Housing, Food, and other community resources. Free diapers, free clothing from newborn to size 2T, free maternity clothing, free baby equipment and supplies. We offer Pack-N-Plays and financial assistance (through Cradle of Hope).

Winona

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities, Diocese of Winona
111 Market St
Winona, MN 55987
507-454-2270
Map of: 111 Market St., 55987
Services Provided * Catholic Charities is available 24 hours a day with our Pregnancy Information Line at 800-222-5859. Our Licensed Social Workers offer appointments within 48 hours and can travel to clients. Catholic Charities provides pregnancy and parenting information, education, and planning. We also can assist with adoption education and facilitate a placement with a family of your choice. We serve people of all faiths, and our pregnancy and parenting services are free and confidential. We offer financial assistance and community referrals for pregnant women and parents. Catholic Charities also provides clinical counseling, domestic and international adoption, guardian and conservatorship services, refugee resettlement, and senior services.

Worthington

Agency Name and Contact Information Catholic Charities Worthington
1234 Oxford Street
Worthington, MN 56187
507-376-9757
Map of: 1234 Oxford Street, 56187
Services Provided * Catholic Charities is available 24 hours a day with our Pregnancy Information Line at 800-222-5859. Our Licensed Social Workers offer appointments within 48 hours and can travel to clients. Catholic Charities provides pregnancy and parenting information, education, and planning. We also can assist with adoption education and facilitate a placement with a family of your choice. We serve people of all faiths, and our pregnancy and parenting services are free and confidential. We offer financial assistance and community referrals for pregnant women and parents. Catholic Charities also provides clinical counseling, domestic and international adoption, guardian and conservatorship services, refugee resettlement, and senior services.

Agency Name and Contact Information Helping Hand Pregnancy Center, Inc.
910 3rd Ave.
Worthington, MN 56187
507-372-2111
Map of: 910 3rd Avenue, 56187
Services Provided * Free, accurate, caring, and confidential services since 1990; personal advocacy for your health, happiness, and well-being. All services available in English and Spanish; pregnancy testing; pregnancy and parenting options discussions; weekly Pregnancy and Parenting Education, and "Build a Stable Family" classes until the baby's first birthday. Incentive program to earn maternity clothes, baby clothes, diapers, infant supplies, cribs, pack n plays, car seats, strollers, etc.; referrals to local physical, mental, social and spiritual health services; off-site group and private educational programs.