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Pregnancy, Abortion & Parenting/Adoption Resources

Fetal Growth and Development

This brochure describes stages of fetal development from two to thirty-six weeks.  Photos illustrating this development are provided for weeks two through twenty-four.

 

What You Should Know About Abortion

This brochure will afford you information on the various methods of abortion commonly used, the medical and potential emotional risks associated with abortion,  and medical risks associated with carrying a baby to term.

Directory of Pregnancy and Child Health Services
This brochure is a directory of names, addresses and telephone numbers of public and private agencies that provide services and financial aid.

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Pregnancy and Child Health Services

A searchable database for pregnancy and child health services is available through the 2-1-1 Idaho CareLine, a free statewide community information and referral service. The comprehensive database contains programs that offer free or low-cost health and human services. Search the online database using 'Get Help' on the left side menu or dial 2-1-1 or 1-800-926-2588 to reach a customer service specialist.  Examples of services include:

 

  • Adoption – Parent/Child Search
  • Adoption Support Groups
  • Children
  • Child Development
  • Immunizations
  • Financial Aid
  • Cash Assistance
  • Child Care Financial Assistance
  • Child Support Services
  • Healthy Connections
  • Housing
  • Food Stamps
  • Taking Care of Your Baby Before It Is Born
  • Establishing Paternity
  • Idaho Safe Haven
  • Pregnancy/Health Services
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pregnancy Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Services
  • Childbirth/ Postpartum
  • Hospitals-Medical Facilities
  • Medical Clinics – Low Cost
  • Postpartum Support Groups