We are here for you.
We are a trusted and caring non- profit offering pregnancy counseling since 1908. We offer a safe space for you to explore your options with a counselor who will give you the information, support, and connection to local resources that you need to make a plan for your pregnancy.
6 Steps of Options Counseling Support
Our counselors are ready to help you.
The options we can help you consider are parenting, adoption, kinship care, foster care, and abortion. If you are facing an unexpected pregnancy, you have support in making the best plan for you. All of the services described above are free.
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Considering Adoption? You don’t have to do it alone!
Let us help you choose a family you can trust. Adoptive parents registered with Spence-Chapin have all been properly screened and are well-prepared for parenting and open adoption. We have all types of waiting families you can choose from and meet. We’ll be there with you for support and help you create the level of openness and type of relationship you want with the adoptive parents. Your privacy and safety will always be respected and you can chose a closed adoption if you prefer.
Get the Trusted and Experienced Help You Deserve at Spence-Chapin
You can call, text or email us anytime. Our counselors are on-call and will travel to meet you at a convenient time and place (within 100 miles of NYC).
We can assist you with transportation, pregnancy related expenses and connect you to resources like prenatal care and other services.
Facing an unplanned pregnancy can feel scary. At Spence-Chapin, you will have your own counselor who is focused on you and your wishes. You will not be alone or feel pressured to make a decision before you are ready.
As experienced professionals, we understand what others don’t. We’ll help you navigate difficult conversations or unwanted questions/comments from your healthcare provider or community.
Free interim care program to care for your baby after leaving the hospital while you continue to consider your options and make a plan.
We can help parents who have a baby with a special health need.
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THIS IS YOUR DECISION AND WE ARE HERE FOR YOU.
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Commitment to serving all people in need including minors, LGBTQ people, immigrants and undocumented immigrants, those with addiction, those with chronic illness and survivors of rape, incest or other crimes. Please call us for confidential assistance.