Walking With Moms

Walking with Moms St. Louis, the Archdiocesan response to the national Walking with Moms in Need initiative, provides a resource and support network for pregnant and parenting mothers in need in the greater St. Louis area. 

Download the Walking with Moms Pregnancy Resource Guide by clicking here for agencies offering financial, housing, emotional and/or spiritual support (varies per agency). Contact information and linked web page for each agency is below. Free print copies of the pregnancy resource guide are available upon request from [email protected]

Regina's Story 

Regina shares the story of how her local parish supported her when she was a single mother of six young children. Today, she helps serve mothers in the same parish through Walking with Moms in Need. Click the photo below to hear her story. 

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For help beyond our area, also see the "Additional Resources" section below. 

Abortion Pill Reversal (national medical network with local connections)
877-558-0333
Alternatives to Abortion (support for low income pregnant moms via MO Dept. of Social Services)
800-835-5465
Archbishop Robert J. Carlson Adoption Grant
314.997.7576                                                                                                   
Birthright Counseling St. Louis
314.962.5300
Birthright of Hillsboro
800.550.4900
Birthright of Tri-County (based in Eureka, MO)
800.550.4900
Birthright of Wentzville
636.327.8170
Birthright St. Charles
636.724.1200
Gabriel's Retreat Ministries (retreats/support for pregnant moms; resources for new moms)
314-412-3448
Good Shepherd Children & Family Services (adoption, foster care, maternity home, pregnancy/parenting support) 
314.854.5700, 573.664.1330
Hand'n Hand Women's Center (Jefferson County)
636.464.8400
Haven of Grace (maternity home in St. Louis city)
314.621.6507
Karen Gaffney Foundation (support for Down's syndrome fetal diagnosis)
503.781.8621
LifeLine Coalition Campaign
314.792.7555
Mary Queen of Angels (support for mothers in need based in St. Charles county)

636.579.7083


Our Lady’s Inn Maternity Home (both a St. Louis City and St. Charles County location) 
314.351.4590
Pregnancy Assistance Center (based in Washington, MO in Franklin County)
636.239.1840
Pregnancy Help Center South County
314.894.9800
Queen of Peace Center (substance abuse help)
314.531.0511
Pregnancy Care Program (via Society of St. Vincent de Paul - St. Louis)
314.881.6000
St. Martha's Hall (domestic violence help for pregnant and parenting mothers and their children)                                  
314.533.1313
ThriVe St. Louis (women's healthcare, pregnancy help, and parenting support)
314.773.4626
Women’s Care Connect (pregnancy support via Coalition Life) 
Call or Text: 636.789.1320


Additional Resources

Local & State: 

National: 

  • Abortion Pill Reversal is a national network of information, resources, medical care, and options for those considering and those who have already taken the abortion pill. 
  • Karen Gaffney Foundation is a non-profit based in Washington state offering support for families and individuals with Down's syndrome, including pregnant moms with a fetal diagnosis. 
  • LoveLine, a 24/7 helpline connecting women, pregnant and parenting moms, their children, and families in need to a national network of resources.
  • National Walking with Moms in Need Campaign helps parishes, schools, and communities throughout the United States learn how to best accompany pregnant and parenting moms and their preborn and young children (USCCB Pro-Life). 
  • USCCB Anti-Trafficking Program (see Walking with Families page for additional resources)

Resources for Parishes on Starting Walking with Moms:

Ways to Walk with Pregnant and Parenting Moms in Your Parish, School, and Community

More resources added regularly!