Resources for Pregnancy Related Concerns
We created a Resource Directory for Seminole County residents to connect you with other agencies that offer services that we do not provide.Here at the center we have a directory of maternity homes located all over Florida and the United States to help you find housing.
If you are dealing with domestic violence and need a safe place to go, please call the Semiole County Safehouse at (407) 330-3933 or check out www.ElizabethHouseinc.com, it’s a Transitional Living Facility. Elizabeth House is a long-term (6-12 months) residential care home with a loving, dedicated staff and family environment for women and their children to give them a chance to heal, save money for a decent home, get off welfare and achieve financial independence.
There are many adoption agencies willing to help you and answer any questions about your rights as a birthmother. You can find out more about adoption at www.adoptionshepherdcare.com and www.lifeforkids.com .
Hospitals require you have a carseat for your newborn before you leave the hospital. We recommend you plan ahead as much as possible. If you need a carseat for your baby, you can find a fitting station schedule at www.seminolesafekids.org – select “Child Passenger Safety” and then select “Car seat fitting station schedule”