My name is Nicole and I have good childhood memories full of friends and sports, with parents who worked hard. When my parents separated, they took turns caring for me, but in high school, I fell behind and it seemed impossible to catch up. I didn’t understand math and wanted to focus
My name is Vanessa. As a young girl, I dreamed of being a good parent, having a family, a good job, and a home. But life was hard and by the age of 12 I was acting out at school and running away from home, even getting arrested and placed on probation! I first became pregnant at age
Before Mama’s House, I was 18 years old, stubborn and the perfect example of a screw up. I had dropped out of school and was not working. I was going out with “so called” friends and experimenting with drugs to see how high I could get. Then I fell in love and became pregnant. This wa
When I was a young girl, my dad was always in and out of prison. Mom worked hard to support my siblings and me, and I did well in school until the 8th grade when suddenly she didn’t seem to care that I was hanging out with friends after dark, or spending the night away. I found out sh
Destiny’s Story In October 2013 while living in Victorville, I lost my job, my boyfriend lost his job, and my mom lost hers. It was quite stressful, I was tired and listless and by the end of the month thinking I might be pregnant. What if I was? What would I do? My life would d
Heather’s Story Before Mama’s House, I was going about life very carelessly with no direction or plan for the future. My lifestyle included unprotected sex with my boyfriend and it wasn’t long before I knew something was not right. A visit to Planned Parenthood confirmed my preg
If you or someone you know is in a crisis pregnancy, in the Coachella Valley and surrounding areas, please call or text us at 760-848-8185.
Mama’s House provides a home for women in crisis pregnancies, those who want to carry their baby to term, but are without support and vulnerable.
At Mama’s House their spiritual, physical, emotional, educational, and vocational needs are addressed. With nurturing support, these moms will be equipped with necessary life skills for competent living whether they choose parenting or adoption.
Mama’s House is operated by HEARTbeat At 22, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Visit our website at HEARTbeatAt22.org.