Life, a great adventure!

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Life, a great adventure!

Fabiola came to Hope in 2015, thinking seriously of ending her pregnancy. She was scared and knew she’d have to raise this baby alone. Since she was still dependent on her family, she was very scared of how they would take it. Fabiola decided to ask her mother to come with her. Her mother came. Upon seeing the ultrasound, Fabiola said, “My mom cried. This is when it really hit us. It made it real to me.” Since Fabiola’s boyfriend was gone, she said she …

My Journey to Hope

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My Journey to Hope

We are pleased to welcome a new face to the Hope Family! Christi Perry joined our staff on October 30th and is already using her creative writing talents to bless us. She has known about Hope her whole life; her dad, Pastor Bill Perry was a founding board member in 1987, and her mom, Jennifer is one of our nurses. For her first assignment, Christi was asked to write something from a perspective she had never considered before. She delivered this unique perspective – a look into …

How Did I Get Here?

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How Did I Get Here?

Based on a true story. It was a rainy morning in south Florida. The dreary weather was the perfect backdrop to my state of mind. I parked my car at the abortion clinic and headed toward the door to “get it over with”. Standing there in the rain with his head bowed was a man who looked up as I passed by him. “Are you going in there”, he asked softly, nodding towards the clinic. I said, “yes”. I noticed that he had kind eyes. …

Patients Return For Nutrition Classes

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We have a new way to encourage and equip our patients at Hope Women’s Centers, thanks to valuable partnerships with the Florida Pregnancy Care Network, Inc. (FPCN) and the Children’s Aid Club. FPCN provides an educational nutrition curriculum, Empowerment through Education: Nutrition for Pregnant Women. Through this new resource, we are providing nutrition education to pregnant patients, including some who were considering abortion due to a lack of resources and support. The Children’s Aid Club is the partner who is currently providing the rewards that provide incentive for the …

Single Mom In Unplanned Pregnancy: Natasha’s Story

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Originally referred to Hope Women’s Centers from a local doctor, Natasha was not new to the stressful moments of waiting for the results of a pregnancy test. Natasha was already a mom and stressed at the thought of another pregnancy: “Will I make it through the pregnancy? Can I handle another baby, do I want another baby?” When I found out I was pregnant, I was sad, confused, upset, worried and stressed – all at once! While I did have my beliefs that God will …