Pregnancy Help

The Family Life/Respect Life Office provides referral information for these agencies solely for your information. While the Office supports the assistance these agencies provide with regard to pregnant women, we are not responsible for their policies, the views they express, the products and services they offer, or the content of their materials or websites.

Pregnancy Services

“Pregnant?  Need Help?  You are not alone!

For confidential 24/7 help, call 800-712-HELP, Text “HELPLINE” to 313131 or visit

Below are local pregnancy centers which assist women facing an unplanned pregnancy and offer or refer for free pregnancy tests, counsel, material & emotional support, medical care (sonograms, etc), educational programs, housing referrals, support groups, etc. Women from any location can be served throughout the Archdiocese.


Visitation Mission

New York, NY

(212) 737-0221 or (877) 777-1277

Avail NYC

110 East 40th Street, Suite 706

(212) 689-1705

Offers pregnancy testing and Christian counsel/post abortion care to all New Yorkers facing an unintended pregnancy.

Pregnancy Help, Inc.

233 West 14th Street, NYC

(212) 243-7119

Good Counsel, Inc.
Homes and Hope for Babies and Mothers

Pregnancy Helpline (800) 723-8331



Catholic Guardian Services
Rosalie Hall Maternity Services Program

1780 Grand Concourse, New York, NY 10022

718-228-1515 or (800) 592-HELP

EMC (Expectant Mother Care)

344 East 149th Street, 2nd Floor, Bronx, NY 10451


Please see website for additional locations

Dutchess County


2 Raymond Avenue, Suite 2-B
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

(845) 473-1300
24 hr. hotline 1-800-550-4900

Care Net Pregnancy Center of the Hudson Valley

226 Church Street
Poughkeepsie, NY

(845) 471-9284

Birthright(Satellite Office)

818 Rte. 52 Suite 2
Fishkill, NY 12524

(845) 897-2288
24 hr. hotline 1-800-550-4900

Orange County

MyChoice Pregnancy Care Center

New Windsor and Port Jervis, NY

(845) 561-3057


40 Grove St.
Middletown, NY 10940

(845) 343-3121
24 hr. hotline 1-800-550-4900

Tri-State Pregnancy Ctr.

Matamoras, PA (serving Port Jervis, NY – Orange County)

(570) 491-5151

Putnam County

Emmanuel House

Carmel, NY

(914) 393-7208

Rockland County

CareNet Pregnancy Center of Rockland

Spring Valley, NY

24-Hour Helpline 1-800-712-HELP


257 S. Middletown Rd.
Nanuet, NY 10954

(845) 623-9098
24 hr. hotline 1-800-550-4900

Staten Island

Crossroad Foundation

1152 Victory Blvd.
Staten Island, NY 10301

(718) 556-3474

Crisis Pregnancy Center

(718) 667-4357

38 Tenth St.
Staten Island, NY 10306

South Shore

The Elinor Martin Residence for Mother & Child (Pregnancy Care Center, Inc.)

New Rochelle, NY

(914) 235-0505

Sullivan County

1st Way Life Center

Monticello, NY

(845) 796-5305

Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center

Liberty, NY

(845) 292-2224

Ulster County


389 Broadway
Kingston, NY 12401

(845) 331-6564
24 hr. hotline 1-800-550-4900

Westchester County


826 South St.
Peekskill, NY 10566

(914) 420-5576
24 hr. hotline 1-800-550-4900

Life Options

141 Ashburton Ave.
Yonkers, NY 10703

(914) 620-4464 / Call for an Appointment

Free pregnancy tests, mentoring, emotional and material support through the first year of child’s life. Phone line is answered 24/7.

Maternity Homes

Supportive living environments or “homes” for pregnant women / more or less structured with programs. Pregnant women generally live there (with or without other children) for a specified amount of time


PO = Pregnant Only

P&OC = Pregnant and one or more children already born

SM = Single mothers and not currently pregnant

Good Counsel, Inc.

Any age: PO, P&OC, SM with babies 1-6 weeks old

South Bronx, Spring Valley, Harrison.

(800) 723-8331

All placements are made through phone. Each home is structured & long-term. Note: Harrison serves those struggling with Drug & Alcohol Addiction &/or Mental Sufferings.

Sisters of Life/Holy Respite

(212) 737-0221 or (877) 777-1277

Elinor Martin Residence

18 yrs & over: PO, SM with one child birth to age 1

Yonkers, NY


Usually receives women in their 3rd trimester of pregnancy or after birth.

Covenant House – Mother and Child Programs Pregnant Teenagers and Teenage Mothers

Teens to age 21.5 yrs: PO, P&OC, SM

New York City

(212) 613-0300

Rosalie Hall

Teens & early 20’s exceptions: PO

Bronx, NY

(718) 920-9800

Very structured program especially able to serve young women with challenging backgrounds; most referrals come through EAU or are court-mandated.

Other Maternity Homes may be available but women are placed there through EAU (Emergency Assistance Unit – Family Shelter) – This is the city family intake center that determines need for shelter and best course of action and then places women.

Other Services

Medical Provider:

Gianna Center

15 East 40th Street, Ste 101
New York, NY

Catholic Health Care for Women, Infertility Concerns, Natural Family Planning, etc. For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit or call (212) 481-1219.

The Gianna Center provides comprehensive gynecologic primary care and specialized fertility and family planning techniques to uncover the causes of infertility for all women. They offer a natural alternative to assisted reproductive technologies such as in vitro fertilization, in accordance with the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.

Emergency Services for Pregnant Women:

AMT Children of Hope Foundation/Safe Haven Program

Anonymous Hotline: 1-877-796-HOPE (4673)

A Safe Haven is a designated public place, such as a hospital, firehouse, EMS station or police precinct when a baby can be left, in a safe condition, so that it may be permanently cared for. The goal of the Safe Haven is to accept an infant from a birth mother, get the infant medical care if needed, then put the infant in the adoption process.

Post-Abortion Services

These organizations provide healing services to men and women who have suffered abortion.


(718) 881-8008 or (877) 586-4621

Contact Theresa Bonapartis for more information. Lumina provides referrals for peer group support, post–abortion ministers & clergy, professional counselors.

Sisters of Life Hope and Healing after Abortion

Toll free: 866.575.0075 or

Provide day/weekend retreats, & f/u gatherings.

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