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Living Alternatives Crisis Pregnancy Center

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 1780 West Merchant
PO Box 207
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.933.2207
Email: kankakeecpc@sbcglobal.net
Website: http://www.hopeforafuture.com/Kankakee-IL
  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Crisis Pregnancy Center
Description: Living Alternatives is a nonprofit organization providing free, on-site pregnancy testing; education on pregnancy, abortion and abortion techniques and risks, baby development, post-abortion counseling and alternatives to abortion; maternity and infant/children's clothing; referrals for adoption, medical care; continuing education and other community services; spiritual counseling; ongoing counseling and friendship. Provides education on abstinence and sexually transmitted diseases.
Phone: 815.933.2207

Service/program name: Parenting Program
Description: The Crisis Pregnancy Center provides the "Earn While You Learn" Program. This program is designed to reward LEARNING, foster RESPONSIBILITY, and nurture RELATIONSHIPS with mothers who come to their center. Through this program, mothers will earn "Mommy Money" by participating in parenting classes, watching videos, and doing "homework." They can exchange their "Mommy Money" for baby clothes, maternity clothes, diapers, formula, baby furniture, and other baby items. Some of the topics that are addressed are parenting skills, pregnancy health, baby development, nutrition, child safety, financial management, sexually transmitted diseases and more.
  General Information:
Description: Provides free pregnancy testing, pregnancy and parenting education classes, assistance in maternity and baby clothing, referrals for medical care, referrals for adoption, and education on abstinence and STDs.

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
Email: kan-i-help.org