You have taken an important step forward in your life and we are here to help. Over the course of your time at the AngelEyes you will have an opportunity to prepare for the next phase of your life and career.
Studies have shown that teen mothers tend to have even more rapid unplanned pregnancies, sons of teen mothers are 13% more likely to end up incarcerated, and the daughters of teenage mothers are 22% more likely to become teenage mothers repeating the cycle.
Our Transitional Maternity Group Home Program (MGHP) is available to deliver a much-needed service to single first-time mothers experiencing homelessness.
Our Pregnancy & Parenting Program is available to all first-time moms to provide them with pro-active preparedness.
American Fact Finder latest data (2017) estimates the percentage of single mother households with children under the age of 17 and living at below poverty level in Kansas City, MO is 55.6%. In addition, the percentage of single mother households with less than a high school education is at a high 51%. American Fact Finder (2017) also estimates the percentage of African American households living at below poverty level in Kansas City, MO is 36.4%.
Our vision is that through the attainment of higher education and improved employability skills; poverty among single mothers can be eliminated. Our Career Development Program will help expand opportunities, pay wages and secure a better future for clients and their family.
We are here to provide you with the support you need to complete your education, the tools needed to increase your employability skills along with counseling academic support and group discussions on the importance of education and how education and training leads to better jobs and increased wages.
You have an opportunity to make the time you spend at AngelEyes a time of personal growth and learning. We look forward to being a part of your growth. Remember, you can do anything you put your mind to!
Have FAITH!! Believe in YOURSELF because we believe in YOU!!
In Service & Love,
The AngelEyes Maternity Home’s Staff & Volunteers