Am I ready to parent?

If you’re facing an unexpected pregnancy or first-time parenting, you may feel like you don’t have the ability to raise a child. At Ray of Hope, we want to make sure you’re aware of the help that is available to you. Through the support of people who care, parenting classes and other resources, we can offer you the assistance you need to realize this option is possible for you – and it’s one you can thrive in.

Parenting Classes

One of the ways we assist new and expecting parents at Ray of Hope is through parenting classes that cover a wide variety of topics. We’ll discuss everything from pregnancy and how the body changes to infant care and effective, loving discipline tactics. Our goal through this classes is to equip you with knowledge and information so that you can be the best parent possible to your child.

Earn While You Learn

We understand that one of the greatest concerns, when faced with an unexpected pregnancy or first-time parenting, is finances. At Ray of Hope, we want you to be able to embrace your parenting potential, no matter what your financial circumstances may be. By participating in our parenting classes, you will have the opportunity to earn items for your child, from diapers and clothes to formula and more. Earn While You Learn is a physical way we support parents in their journey right from the beginning.

Mentorship Programs

We provide one on one and/or group class mentoring to each new parent to help them through the stages of pregnancy and early parenthood. Mentorship is an excellent way to get the encouragement and support you need to help you learn and grow into the best parent you can possibly be.

At Ray of Hope, we proudly serve new parents by offering encouragement and support in no-cost, tangible ways. If you are unexpectedly pregnant and wondering if parenting is an option for you, or a first-time parent in need of assistance, we would be happy to talk further. Contact us today so we can discuss financial assistance, parenting classes, and referrals in more detail.