Each Mom's House® is incorporated, governed by a volunteer board of directors, staffed both with professionals and volunteers, and dedicated to providing loving care for young children and nurturing guidance for
Professional staff members have diverse backgrounds in nursing, counseling, parenting techniques and office skills. Other staffing needs are filled through the Foster Grandparents Program and by volunteers from the Retired Senior Volunteers Program, United Way, local churches, colleges and universities.
The board of directors is responsible for long-range planning and program evaluation. Each Mom's House® is responsible for raising the funds necessary to maintain its operations.
Mom's House®, Inc. provides a variety of services to subsidiary Mom's Houses®.
Currently, there are Mom's Houses® in these areas:
Mom's House® of Johnstown is located near the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown and Penn Highlands Community College; Bishop McCort, Greater Johnstown, Ferndale, and Westmont high schools. We are across the street from Roxbury Park.
Our house is a place where both parents and children feel at home. It is a warm, quaint environment that our families enjoy throughout the year.
"Strengthen a parent ... and you strengthen a child."
- Fred Rogers
Mom' s House®-Wilmington considers itself a family, composed of caring employees, single student-parents and their children. We are committed to providing a safe, loving environment where both parent and child can grow and learn.
Walk into our Mom's House® and you'll find a bright, warm atmosphere that makes our mothers feel at home. They can study in the moms' lounge on the second floor or have a cup of tea while talking with the administrator in the
breakfast room. This is a haven from the problems
our moms have to face on a daily basis.
What makes Mom's House® of Lancaster special? Here's what our clients say:
"As soon as you walk in, you can feel the love that they give you and your baby" ... "They teach you how to be the best mom" ... "It's a warm, safe environment where my child will be loved and nurtured."
Mom's House®-New York, has a new 4,990 square-foot building that is centrally located in Broome County with easy access to the highway and bus stop. The building has four large, bright classrooms; a great playground with a bike track around it; radiant floor-heating that provides a healthier, more-even temperature; paw-print ceilings in two of the classrooms; and an indoor play/special services room!