The Blessed Beginnings Pregnancy and Parenting Life Center is committed to the sanctity of human life, especially in its most vulnerable early stages. As a pro-life agency that honors every single human being with the dignity and respect they deserve, we are dedicated to providing the support and education parents need to have happy, healthy babies and children. Our program focuses on the critical time period from the woman’s pregnancy through the age of five—a child’s most formative years. Please click here to fill out our application.

If you have any questions, please call our Blessed Beginnings Intake Line: 713.874.6760.

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Services Offered

Contact

If you are calling for information regarding our classes or diaper assistance, please call 713.874.6760.

If you would like to organize a Parenting Presentation for your clients or group of parents, please contact our Program Director Christy Salinas at csalinas@catholiccharities.org or 713-874-6632.

Eligibility

Pregnant women along with their support person(s); parents with children under the age of 5.

Education

Critical prenatal and parenting topics are covered at no cost to all of our Catholic Charities clients. We cover more than 40 topics including fetal development, postpartum physical care, breastfeeding, shaken baby syndrome, car seat safety, age-appropriate play, positive discipline, and much more!

In our parenting classes, we review and discuss developmental milestones. Click here to see a breakdown of activities to do with your children at different ages.

Material Assistance

Program participants may be eligible to receive baby items such as diapers, bottles, clothes, cribs, new car seats and age-appropriate learning toys.

Post Adoption Services and Reunion Services

Catholic Charities provides post-adoption services to children and adults who were previously adopted through our organization and need assistance with finding their birth families, mental health support, or are looking for more information.

Services provided:

  • Adult adoptee and birth parent search services
  • Counseling
  • Search and reunion support group
  • Birth parent histories and adoptive family profiles
  • Services to private adoptions occurring in Harris County (referrals provided by the court)

If you are interested in adopting, please contact one of these agencies below:

DePelchin: 713.802.6200

Presbyterian Children Services: 713.522.2800

Gladney: 713.665.1212

Post Adoption Form

Post Adoption Form

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