First Steps Housing Project Inc
|Record #: HDC0415||Last Modified: 23 Apr 2019||Last Full Update: 23 Apr 2019|
|Crisis Phone||506-693-BABY (2229)|
|Social Media||Facebook: www.facebook.com/First-Steps-Saint-John-1513383758887736/|
|Primary Contact||Denise Morais, Residential Supervisor|
|Alternate Contact||Lynn Purdy, Office Manager; Phone: 506-693-2228|
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||First Steps is a residential facility operating in partnership with the community. It offers a supportive environment to young pregnant and parenting women who have no safe place to live assisting them in reaching their full potential.
The home provides support and guidance for moms and their babies; a safe place; access to programs and services in the community to promote a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby; assistance with continued education and career aspirations.
We also offer a crisis phone line 24 hour-a-day by an staff experienced in working with women and babies in crisis, a school, a day care, and an outreach worker.
|Areas Served||New Brunswick|
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) - 29 year(s)
Homeless pregnant and parenting female youth.
|Application||May be self-referred, or referred by family member, teacher, counsellor, clergy member, nurse, social worker etc.|
|Located In Community||Saint John|
|Address & Map||
120 Coburg St
Saint John, NB E2L 3K1
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|Intersection||Next door to St. Joseph's Hospital|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(21) Other Regional Government ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Service Categories||Maternity Homes ~ Pregnant Teens|