Q: Will you do pregnancy testing?
A: Yes, St. Gerard Campus offers free walk-in pregnancy testing, sonograms and counseling to all women, regardless of age.
Q: My teenage daughter is pregnant. Can you help me?
A: Yes, Call us anytime at 1-800-833-6073. We can offer services from pregnancy testing to parenting classes for the new teenage mother. In addition, your daughter can earn her high school diploma through our accredited high school program.
Q: Do you provide safe sheltering and protection?
A: Yes, St. Gerard Campus has a residence program for at-risk pregnant teenagers and teenager mothers who need a safe place to stay while finishing high school. St. Gerard Campus works closely with many other agencies to get the best help for pregnant teens in crisis.
Q: If I have to live at St. Gerard Campus, how much does it cost?
A: For each pregnant teen, the cost for the accredited high school is $6,000 per school year and the cost of residency at our campus is $6,000 and is based on a sliding scale according to the ability to pay. St. Gerard will NEVER turn away any pregnant teen because of her or her family's inability to pay. Parents and family members will be asked to volunteer their time to help with fund raising efforts from time to time.
Q: Where do I get medical help?
A: St. Gerard Campus works closely with local agencies and healthcare providers to offer pregnant teens a full range of medical services.
Q: Do you provide abortions?
A: No, St. Gerard Campus provides young women with viable alternatives to abortion and the services to back them up.
Q: I want to put my baby up for adoption. Can you help me?
A: Yes, St. Gerard Campus believes this is a most loving option and will assist you in placing your child for adoption with families that have been approved. We offer support and counseling to help you through this very stressful time.
Q: Do you give out food, diapers and formula?
A: We accept and distribute donations of food, adult and baby clothing, formula, baby food and all baby necessities, such as cribs, car seats, dressing tables and bassinets.
Q: Who supports St. Gerard Campus?
A: St. Gerard Campus is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, funded solely on donations, in-kind contributions, and grants. We do not receive any funding from local, county, state or federal agencies. All donations and contributions are tax deductible and sincerely appreciated.
If you have any further questions or are facing a crisis or emergency, please do not hesitate to contact us at (904) 829-5516. We would be most happy to help you and your family.