Mailing Address: The Elizabeth House Maternity Home, P.O. Box 11138, College Station TX 77842 Phone: Assistance Line (for women seeking help): 979-676-9416 Business Line: … read more
The Elizabeth House Maternity Home in Bryan/College Station Texas provides expectant mothers and their children a safe, enriching and loving home. We are more than just a shelter. Our mothers receive emotional, physical, psychological and spiritual support so that they have the tools they need to move forward toward a better life for themselves and their children. We also support women who choose to place their child in a loving adoptive home. Women can live free of charge at The Elizabeth House Maternity Home through pregnancy and up to six months following the birth of their baby. They may bring up to two additional children, under the age of 6, with them into the home. We pray that each mother who leaves The Elizabeth House has the life skills necessary to be a contributing member of the community.
What We Offer:
We commit to:
Provide a safe, stable and supportive place for residents and up to two children to live while dealing with unexpected pregnancy.
Provide free housing throughout pregnancy and continue for up to 6 months after delivery.
Assist residents to meet basic needs, such as clothing, baby items, transportation, medical care, long-term housing, job and educational opportunities.
Provide residents access and transportation to health services
Partner with other community nonprofits and government organizations to provide for residents’ needs and well-being.
Residents will receive:
education in planning their own meals, maintaining a home, and basic child care skills.
counseling, childbirth, breast-feeding, child-care and parenthood classes while in residence, adoption information and financial planning.
assistance in navigating the local housing market and securing future housing.
support in obtaining their GED as well as earning college credits.
mentoring and tutoring services.