The His House Teen Maternity program offers an innovative approach to addressing the needs of pregnant and parenting teens by delivering comprehensive health, education, and social services to this extremely vulnerable population. The specialized home is warmly decorated, fostering a safe and nurturing environment. Every home accommodates four teens with each mother and her child sharing a private bedroom.
The program model provides weekly Independent living skills training, including early childhood development and infant care, budgeting techniques, transportation, cooking, and employability skills. In a home-like setting, pregnant teens and teen mothers learn to raise healthy babies by acquiring essential parenting skills to meet the emotional, medical, and nutritional needs of their children.