Emerge Scholarship Program
The Emerge Scholarship program has been helping women pay for a college education since 2001. The program is designed to help women who have already had significant real-life experiences such as stay-at-home mothers, women who are considering switching careers, those who graduated from high school years ago and did not …
Early Head Start
Early Head Start is a child development program for low-income families. Each Early Head Start program is responsible for determining its’ own eligibility criteria. Family income is one key factor in determining eligibility. The federal poverty guidelines (http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty/) are used to evaluate family income. Early Head Start programs may elect …
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CHIP (Child’s Health Insurance Program)
This program provides free or low-cost health insurance for children up to age 19. This insurance covers doctor visits, immunizations, hospitalizations and emergency room visits. The income limit changes yearly and currently a family’s gross income must be below 200 percent federal poverty level (FPL) for the children to get …
The Head Start Program, administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), provides grants to local private, nonprofit and public agencies to provide child care services to low-income families. Local Head Start programs are authorized to accept a certain percentage of children whose family incomes are above …
Child Care and Development Fund
The Child Care and Development Fund, a program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, provides child care grants each year to state, tribal, and U.S. territory governments to assist low-income families. The program uses vouchers and provider contracts to provide subsidized child care to eligible families, which …
ChildcareCenter.us is the foremost destination online for qualified, family-friendly childcare centers across the United States. They are the largest directory for childcare services in the nation, with over 250,000 childcare centers, home daycare providers, nannies, and babysitters to give you the best choices possible for your child’s care.
Federal Pell Grant
Pell Grants are available to all college students who can demonstrate financial need, including single mothers and pregnant mothers. This is a need-based program offered through the federal.
The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund
The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund gives 20 scholarships each year to 20 women around the world who want to return to earn a college degree. The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund is sponsored and run by the World Bank, and awards educational grants to women from North America as well as …
Patsy Takemoto Mink Scholarship for Low-Income Women
This scholarship program was founded in 2003 by Congresswoman Patsy Takemoto Mink. Throughout her career, Congresswoman Mink has worked to promote education and support resources available for low-income women and their children. Her foundation provides financial assistance to low-income women enrolled in a higher education program or a specialized training …
Sister Thea Bowman Foundation
Guided by Sister Thea Bowman’s passion for Catholic education as a pathway out of poverty, the Sister Thea Bowman Black Catholic Education Foundation is a national Catholic organization dedicated to providing access to partnering Catholic institutions of higher education for under-served African American students with a commitment to developing the …
Scholarships For Moms
Scholarships for Moms is a scholarship program that is available to single or married women who are mothers or who are pregnant. Essentially, any college student or prospective college student who is a mother may apply. The program will award up to $10,000 in money to be used for higher …
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The HSF awards up to $15,000 in free scholarships for Hispanics attending or who plan to attend, two or four year colleges and universities. The average award is $2,500 for those attending 4 year universities and $1,500 for two year community colleges.
Lifetime Adoptions Foundation
They offer educational scholarships in deep appreciation to birthmothers who have chosen adoption for their children. They have enabled others to experience the joy of becoming parents and created futures, not only for those families, but also for their children, for a lifetime.
Safe Haven Laws – MD
Infant’s AgeCitation: Cts & Jud Pro § 5-641An infant may be relinquished within 10 days of his or her birth. Who May Relinquish the InfantCitation: Cts & Jud Pro § 5-641The mother or other person may relinquish the infant. If the person leaving a newborn is not the mother of …
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States.
Veterans Crisis Line
Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.
Boys Town Hotline
At Boys Town, we provide an array of life-changing youth care and health care services that meet each child and family exactly where they are so they get the right kind of care, at the right time, in the right way.
The International Helpline
The International Helpline is to help those who experienced reproductive loss or sexual trauma and are experiencing symptoms of anxiety to suicidal thoughts.
StrongHearts Native Helpline
StrongHearts Native Helpline is a 24/7 safe, confidential and anonymous domestic, dating and sexual violence helpline for American Indians and Alaska Natives, offering culturally-appropriate support and advocacy.
Phone: 1-844-7NATIVE (762-8483)
National Domestic Violence Hotline
24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse.
National Deaf Domestic Violence Hotline
The National Deaf Hotline, partnered with National Domestic Violence Hotline, strives to make sure there is access for survivors, friends, and family members to reach out anytime by providing services that run 24 hours and 7 days a week. The services are to support survivors of domestic violence and/or sexual …
Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN) – National Sexual Assault Hotline
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense.
Phone: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
National Safe Place Network (NSPN) TXT 4 Help
TXT 4 HELP can be used for the same reason a young person may go to a Safe Place site – abuse, bullying, family problems, depression, suicidal thoughts, and others. TXT 4 HELP counselors can provide support via text and can offer additional suggestions for immediate help regardless of where …
New York State Adoption Service (NYSAS)
New York State Adoption Service (NYSAS) welcomes responsible, caring adults who are ready to share their time, their hearts, and their lives with waiting children. This is a comprehensive list of all in state and out of state authorized voluntary adoption agencies with an approved adoption program.
Healthcare Insider helps people to understand their insurance better especially for those pregnant and or parenting. Whether uninsured or looking to have low-costs, Healthcare Insider’s Guide to Maternity Coverage can help find an affordable plan for you. Services: Insurance for Low-Income Families, Other Support
Sussex Pregnancy Care Center
Sussex Pregnancy Care Center is a non-profit center dedicated to giving complete up-to-date and accurate information regarding pregnancy, sexual health and relationships. All of our services are free and confidential. If you are facing an unexpected pregnancy and would like to schedule a free pregnancy test or wish to speak …
Address: 5 Burger King Drive, Georgetown
Natural Women’s Health
Huntingdon Valley, PA
At Natural Women’s Health Dr. Ruberu and her team care about getting to the root cause of your gynecologic problems. We have no desire to cover up your symptoms with band-aids like contraceptives. In fact we never prescribe contraceptives. Instead we address women’s health issues including ovarian cysts, infertility, PMS, …
New York, NY
After undergoing detox and a residential treatment program for a substance abuse disorder, many require continued assistance in their efforts to regain economic self-sufficiency and independence. Transitional housing, often referred to as sober living, is the next step in the process of transitioning from a residential treatment program back into …
Arctic Women in Crisis
Arctic Women In Crisis (AWIC) provides emergency shelter, wellness and counseling services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Address: 4470 North Star Street, Utqiagvik
A comprehensive safe home program for victims of domestic violence, Willa’s Way serves Alaska Native and American Indian women and their children who are homeless due to domestic violence.
Tundra Women’s Coalition
TWC provides a safe place for women and children who have been battered or sexually assaulted, or who fear that they will soon be. Room is also available for male victims. An advocate is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to accompany victims to the hospital and …
Phone: 1-800-478-7799, 1-907-543-3456
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly Food Stamps)
SNAP provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget of needy families so they can purchase healthy food and move towards self-sufficiency.