Community Resources

Abused Women’s Assistance & Resources (AWARE)

24 hour Phone:  (517) 783-2861706
West Michigan, Jackson, MI 49201
www.awareshelter.org
Domestic violence and sexual assault services for women and children, advocacy with legal, financial and parenting issues, confidential support sessions for women.

Adoption Associates

(517) 327-1388
800 Thomas L Parkway, Lansing, MI 48917
www.adoptionassociates.net
Assists with international and domestic adoption and works with women planning adoption. 

Advent House Ministries

(517) 485-4722
743 N. Martin Luther King, Lansing, MI 48915
www.adventhouse.com
Weekend day shelter available 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.  Provides free meals, Good Works employment training, child and family support, New Way In, literacy classes and legal SSI assistance.

Baby Pantry

Clinton County
(989) 224-2636
First Congregational Church
100 Maple St., St. Johns, MI 48879
Hours:  Tuesdays 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Shiawassee County
(989) 723-1670
First Baptist Church
114 W. Mason St., Owosso, MI 48867
Hours:  Second and fourth Monday of every month 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Food, clothing, diapers and special items for infants and toddlers.  Cribs and layettes available as donations are made.  Parenting classes.  Volunteers welcome. 

Capital Area Child & Family Services-Lansing

(517) 882-4000
4287 Five Oak Drive, Lansing, MI 48911
www.childandfamily.org
Offers counseling, substance abuse assessments, mental health, foster care and adoption services. 

Crisis Hotline

(800) 262-2463
www.allaboutcounseling.com
Information and referral for problems such as cancer, child abuse, crisis intervention/suicide, domestic violence, eating and associated disorders, elder abuse, HIV/AIDS/sexually transmitted diseases, parent hotline, poison control, rape, runaway/exploited children, substance abuse/alcoholism and youth. 

Expectant Parents Organization (EPO)

517-337-7365
www.sparrow.org/epo
Childbirth classes, newborn care classes, breastfeeding classes and support groups available to parents.

Hannah’s House

(517) 482-5856
PO Box 27595, Lansing, MI 48909
www.hannahshouselansing.org
Temporary housing providing security comfort and stability for homeless, pregnant women. 

Ingham County Adult Health Clinic

(517) 887-4402
5303 S. Cedar St., P.O. Box 30161, Lansing, MI 48909
Provides primary care for adults along with support to maintain healthy lifestyles and make access to health care a reality.  For low income Ingham County residents.  Must apply in person.

La Leche League

(517) 372-8780
Offers support, education, information, and encouragement of breastfeeding and its benefits to child and mother.

Office for Young Children

(517) 887-4319
5303 S. Cedar St., Lansing, MI 48911
Provides free child care referrals and information for families living in Clinton, Eaton, Ingham and Shiawassee county, free consultation and support services to parents, financial assistance information,and work site-services.

Planned Parenthood

Phone:  (989) 723-6420
Toll Free:  (800) 230-1586
205 N. Hintz Road, P.O. Box 542, Owosso, MI 48867
www.plannedparenthood.org
Offers birth control information, exams, pregnancy testing, sexuality awareness, HIV testing/counseling, and state required HIV classes.

Pregnancy Resource Center

After-Hours Phone:  (800) 395-4357
1045 E. Grand River Rd., East Lansing, MI 48823
(517) 580-8185
420 Elmwood, Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 332-0633
Offers free pregnancy testing, counseling, baby clothing, maternity clothing, parenting classes, post-adoption counseling, and referrals. 

Shared Pregnancy Women’s Center

Phone:  (517) 484-1882
Toll Free:  (800) 395-4357
503 N. Walnut St., Lansing, MI 48933
www.sharedpregnancy.org
Free pregnancy testing, counseling, parenting education, baby and maternity items.  Hours are Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Women, Infant and Children (WIC)

Barry/Eaton County:  (517) 541-2430
Clinton County:  (989-224-2195
Ingham County:  (517) 887-4326
Shiawassee County:  (989) 743-2383
Provides food, nutrition, education and referrals.  Program for pregnant or post-partum women,infants and children up to 5 years of age.

WomenCare of Lansing

(517) 267-1800
1606 E. Grand River Rd., Lansing, MI 48906
Gynecologic services, general women’s health information,walk-ins pregnancy testing.  Insurance accepted, fees vary.