Teens Who Are Pregnant And Parenting
(Currently Serving Boone County Only)
Contact: Laurie Larsen
(815) 544-5434 or click here to email with any questions.
IMPORTANT: If you are pregnant and live outside of Boone county,
please click here for our Crisis Pregnancy Program
Please click here to view the Adolescent Outreach brochure.
(New address is 521 S State St, Belvidere, IL, 61108)
If you are pregnant or a parenting teen, 19 or younger (that includes teen dads, by the way!), and you live in Boone County, the Catholic Chartities Adolescent Outreach Program is here to serve you.
The Adolescent Outreach Programs works for you, with you...it's about you! We will meet you at your home, school, even the park, if that is where you are most comfortable. We respect your privacy too. Everything between you and your outreach worker confidential.
Services are free!
You will find resources to help you manage your new life and help you connect with services and assistance in your community.
We will help you focus on:
We will help you learn to:
We will also help you learn practical skills like:
- Budgeting and paying bills
- Shopping and cooking
- Creating and living with daily schedules and routines that will work for you.
- Becoming independent!