SAMARA'S VILLAGE
Teen Pregnancy and Parenting Services

SERVICES

  1. Immediate Need
    Need a friend, a support advocate, we are there for you!
  2. Pregnancy & Parenting
    We utilize an evidence-based home visiting program that is proven to Educate, Equip and Empower you to guide your future.
  3. 24/7 Dad
    A fatherhood program designed to encourage dads to be involved in their child's life. Be a Dad in the mix!.
  4. Educational Support
    We have a "Computer Lounge" where you can further your education online or receive tutoring from our qualified volunteers.

Immediate Need and Referral Assistance

Not only does Samara’s Village assist with meeting an immediate need, participants are also encouraged to evaluate how they can potentially meet that need independently, develop a plan to do so, and support is provided as they execute the plan. We provide assistance to:
  • Obtain valid identification, social security cards and birth certificates
  • Pprepare for and enrolling in WIC and Medicaid
We have many community partners and resources for referrals.

Pregnancy & Parenting Education

Trained home visitors coach the young the young mother through pregnancy, delivery, and parenting until their child is 3 years old. We use an evidence-based curriculum called Partners for a Healthy Baby: This curriculum isupports a systematic approach for effective monthly home-visits.

“Fatherhood” specific items are discussed with expecting and parenting fathers in a home-visit environment monthly. This may be done in coordination with the mother or separately.

Promoting Education

Samara's Village encourages and can provide resources to assure that young parents finish secondary and continue education. 



24/7 Dad (coming soon)

Our new fatherhood program focuses on promoting a more positive, healthy attitude regarding fatherhood and parenting. Group /individual meetings are conducted with fathers over a 1 ½ year period of time by a male “fatherhood mentor.”