Am I ready to be a parent?
Parenting can often seem like a hard choice, but sometimes you don’t know what you’re capable of until you take a step. Whatever pregnancy option you choose – you are not alone. You may wonder if you’re even ready to parent? Questions like these could be racing through your mind…
“How will I financially support a child?”
“What if my partner won’t support me and our child?”
“How do I continue school and raise a child?”
“How do I take care of a newborn?”
“What resources do I need to begin parenting?”
All of these questions are great questions. We are here to help you navigate through all of them and help support you in this time. With parenting – though there is great responsibility and sacrifice, there are great rewards and happiness.
Do I Have What It Takes?
So many women doubt their capability to raise a child – but you would be surprised at how many natural mothering instincts come when you need them. Maybe life’s circumstances have fogged your vision of being able to parent – we know life can get messy. But if you are considering this option, know that there is support and resources available. No one should parent alone.
At First Choice Reproductive Health, our team is here to counsel you through all your options and figure out what the best next step is for you. With an unplanned pregnancy comes lots of what if’s and we are here to help alleviate any confusion and inform you about your options.
Are you in School & Pregnant?
The last thing you may have expected was a pregnancy. If you are a student and recently got pregnant, it’s not impossible to raise a child while continuing school. Many schools offer the flexibility you need to do both well and with support.
Online schooling has made it a little easier to raise a child while attending classes. Many schools are welcoming the idea of women raising children and pursuing their education and dreams. With the right support and resources, you can do this.