Birth Mom Text Line: 214-865-9875 | Office: 214-383-3551

Hannah House Maternity Home- Located in the East Texas area, our maternity home offers a place for new beginnings for  women in unplanned pregnancies or crisis situations. It is where hope and love come together as you seek God’s plan for your life. If you are in need of a place to stay, please call them anytime at 903-238-5351 or online at http://www.plministries.org. All services are free of charge.

 

2-1-1 Texas – A program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission is committed to help Texas citizens connect with the services they need. Whether by phone or Internet, their goal is to present accurate, well-organized, and easy to find information from over 60,000 state and local health and human services programs. Contact by phone by dialing 2-1-1 or online at http://www.211texas.org/211/.

 

Pregnancy Information

These websites are helpful in providing information about all stages of pregnancy, safe medications, exercises, important foods, etc.

American Pregnancy Association: http://www.americanpregnancy.org

WebMD Pregnancy Center: http://webmd.com/baby/default.htm

 

Online Resources

Birthmothers – Offers online support, offers birth mom buddy that lives relatively close.
http://www.birthmombuds.com

Lifemothers – Excellent site created by author and birthmother, Skye Hardwick. Read her articles, submit a poem of your own, or share your adoption story.
http://www.lifemothers.com

The Birthmother Tree – “Place of contemplation, reflection, and healing for all birthmothers.” Add your name to the birthmother tree!
http://www.thebirthmothertree.com

Adoption.com – Could be considered adoption headquarters. Information for any member of the adoption triad as well as chat rooms, forums, and information about laws.
http://www.adoption.com

Adoption Poetry – If you are a lover of poetry, or even just want to see in print what love can put on paper, use this line. There are literally hundreds of poems and writings here, all related to adoption.
http://www.adoptionpoetry.com

Adoption Puzzle – Helps others who are searching for members of their birth family.
http://www.genealogytoday.com/adoption/puzzle

Let’s Talk Adoption – Radio show broadcast on Internet Radio is hosted by Lifetime Foundation founder, Mardie Caldwell. Check out the live broadcasts or listen to archives. All the shows relate to adoption and vary.
http://www.letstalkadoption.com

Insight: Open Adoption Resources and Support – Created by Brenda Romanchik with articles and information for birthparents participating in open adoptions.
http://www.openadoptioninsight.org

YAHOO Chat Grouphttp://groups.yahoo.com/group/Birthmothersupport

Tapestry’s Birthmother Support Group – Offers a safe and confidential environment for understanding, support, and healing for birthmothers. Any woman who has placed a child for adoption, regardless of when, is welcome to attend. This support group is facilitated by two experienced adoption counselors and meets on the first Tuesday night of each month from 7-8:30 pm at Irving Bible Church.
http://www.irvingbible.org/index.php?id-1181