YOUNG MOTHERS SUPPORT CENTRE
A dedicated and responsive case worker assigned to the pregnant/child mothers
A holistic, team approach to supporting young mothers
Free medical care antenatal, delivery and postnatal
Education and training support that prepares young women to find jobs that allows them to support themselves and be independent
parenting skills training that helps our clients to become a more effective and nurturing parent
Access to comprehensive therapeutic services to deal with social, emotional and developmental issues
The centre provides vital support to teenage parents and pregnant teens no matter their circumstance teen parents are given the tools they require to effectively nurture and interact with their children giving both the best chance of an improved future. The staff s provide one to one support, assist with ante-natal and post-natal care, promote health as well as allowing young mothers to meet others in the same position as them, and overcome the stigma that many young parents face. Creating peer support is a fundamental part of the young mothers support Project.