Grace Center for Maternal & Women’s Health
The Grace Center for Maternal and Women’s Health is a 501-(C)(3) organization located in Berlin, MD. The Grace Center has developed and expanded as we have come to understand the needs of our clients, but the mission has remained the same: To be a safe haven dedicated to improving the maternal health and well-being of women in the community.
All of the services at the Grace Center are 100% free of charge. The Grace Center receives funding through individual community donors, gifts in kind, grants and fundraisers. We count on donations and grants to fund our services and support our overhead cost. There is no other organization of this kind that services the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland and Delaware.
Our services and programs include;
Maternal Health: Offering limited ultrasounds, lab-grade pregnancy tests, options counseling, poor prenatal diagnosis support, loss counseling, postpartum home visits, overall support in pregnancy related issues.
New Baby Programs: Prenatal and postnatal education, parenting classes for new parents, parenting classes for clients referred by child protective services, supplies for the baby such as clothing, diapers and food.
Support groups: Teen moms, Women in their maternal years, new fathers, addictions and trauma related issues.
Rise Program helping parents improve their ability to provide for their family: Assisting with obtaining GED, trade skills and certification in conjunction with Workforce Development.
Community Resource Program: Assisting with access to resources such as emergency housing, rent assistance, utility assistance and other agencies.