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LOCAL AREA RESOURCES FOR THOSE IN NEED

There are many resources for women in need in the Elkhart and greater Michiana communities. Find a full list of Elkhart resources with contact information under the documents tab above. Other resources can be found at hermichiana.org. See below for an abbreviated list of many of local resources:

Adoption & Pregnancy Counseling

Adoption Support Center

CHASK – Christian Homes Adopting Special Kids

Women’s Care Center

For Women Only

Childcare and Children's Services

CAPS – Child And Parenting Services

Community Coordinated Child Care – 4Cs

Healthy Beginnings

MOPS – Mothers of Preschoolers

Ryan’s Place

Safe Kids (see Health Department)

Counseling & Case Management

Beacon of Hope

Celebrate Recovery

Cornerstone Counseling & Associates

Family Christian Development Center

Oaklawn

National Abortion Recovery Helpline

Education, Training, Job Assistance

Adult Basic Education

Guidance Ministries – God’s Kitchen

Soup of Success

TAPP (Teenage Parent Program)

Emergency Referrals & Services

Guidance Ministries – God’s Kitchen

Rape S-O-S 24 Hour Crisis Line

Victim Assistance

YWCA-Women’s Shelter

Financial Assistance

Housing Authority

La Casa of Goshen

REAL Services, Inc.

Salvation Army

Trustee – Elkhart County

Food

AGAPE Church

Bristol United Methodist Church – Food Pantry

Christ Commissary – Food Pantry

Church Community Services

Guidance Ministries – God’s Kitchen

Hope Ministries

Open Gate Ministries

Salvation Army

St. John’s Evangelistic Episcopal Church – Food Pantry

St. Margaret’s House

St. Vincent de Paul Society Food Pantry

Shepherds Cove

The Window – Katie’s Kitchen

Pregnancy Resource Centers

Compassion Pregnancy Center

Pregnancy Care Center of Niles

Option Line

Women’s Care Center

Service & Material Items

Center for Community Justice

Church Community Services

Guidance Ministries – God’s Kitchen

Salvation Army

St. Margaret’s House

The Window – Katie’s Kitchen

United Way 211

Transportation

Interurban Trolley

FIND MORE RESOURCES AND CONTACT INFORMATION FOR ALL RESOURCES UNDER THE DOCUMENTS TAB ABOVE.

Prayer Booklet

RESOURCES FOR HEALING AND HOPE

St. Thomas the Apostle Parish Respect Life Ministries supports and provides guidance to those in crisis or need. The organizations listed below offer compassion and a path to healing for those who seek it.

Women's Care Center - An unexpected pregnancy can be difficult to face alone. Contact the Women's Care Center for counseling and support .

Hannah's House - Hannah’s House is a faith-based agency offering a continuum of stable housing, home life, staff support, and programming. Hannah’s House mission is to empower disadvantaged pregnant women to being a process of life transformation.

Bethesda Healing Ministry is a carefully-trained group of women who join Fr. Kevin Bauman (574-287-1700), the priest chaplain / team member, for a 10-session evening healing program followed by on-going support gatherings.

Project Rachel offers compassion for the post-abortive through this diocesan companion program.

855-722-4354
or contact Mary: projectrachelhope@gmail.com
or (260) 399-1452

Rachel’s Vineyard offers weekend retreats at various locations.

877-HOPE-4-ME
or contact Bernadette: (317) 560-2920

National Helpline provides a lifeline for those in emotional crisis.
866-482-LIFE

Silent No More

HOLY INNOCENTS PRO-LIFE ACTION GROUP

OUR MISSION is to defend life from the moment of conception to natural death.

We prayerfully and actively strive toward accomplishing our mission by various activities and fundraisers and through educational pamphlets. We offer compassion for the post-abortive and can refer for healing through Project Rachel, a diocesan companion program and "A Haven for Healing".

Holy Innocents Pro-Life Action Group is a network of all four Catholic Churches in Elkhart County:

  • St. Vincent de Paul (Elkhart)

  • St. Mary’s (Bristol)

  • St. John’s (Goshen)

  • St. Thomas the Apostle (Elkhart)

Contact for St. Thomas the Apostle Parish:

Cindy Robertson
cindyannerobertson@gmail.com

When contacting Cindy, please place the following words in the subject line of your email: St. Thomas Parishioner - Life Issue

Life Chain

MEETINGS: Our members work closely with Right to Life Michiana. 

On January 1, 2020, Elkhart County Right to Life  and St. Joe County Right to Life merged to create a more powerful and united regional Right to Life affiliate and became Right to Life Michiana.  Anyone wishing to join our meetings on the first Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. can contact Jackie Appleman, Director of  RTL Michiana, at ExecutiveDirector@prolifemichiana.org .During the Covid-19 outbreak, meetings take place online through Zoom.  

The monthly Life Chain with silent prayer and quiet witness along Bristol Street next to St. Thomas takes place every first Saturday from 11:00 am until noon. Signs are provided.  During the Covid-19 outbreak, please bring a mask and maintain social distancing. We end with a spontaneous prayer.  Thank you for your prayers and for your willingness to be a witness to our community on behalf of the unborn who need you very much.

Ultrasound

Pro-Life Mediations on the Mysteries of the Rosary

Luminous Mysteries

Glorious Mysteries

Prayer of Reparation for Roe vs. Wade

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