Are you facing an unplanned pregnancy? What
are your plans?

She is considering all of her options; but you, too, have choices to make and a lot of challenges to consider yourself. What should you do? How can you help? What are your responsibilities? There are so many unanswered questions.

An unplanned and/or unintended pregnancy involves life-changing decisions and responsibilities. As the father of this baby, you are already involved; and the decisions you are facing at this very moment will affect you for the rest of your life.

At the Heart of Texas Pregnancy Resource Center you will receive the resources, referrals, and facts you need to help both you and the mother of your baby through these decisions. We will provide the support, facts, and encouragement you need as you consider how to make the best decision in this situation.

Things You Should Do:

  • KNOW THE FACTS: Make sure your partner is making an informed and safe decision for her health by gathering accurate information about the benefits and costs of all the choices available. Knowledge is power.
  • LISTEN TO HER: You and your partner are facing a challenging situation. Avoid rushing her or pressuring her. Listen to her. What are her feelings? Be there for her.
  • REMAIN CALM: You both are responsible for bringing a new life into existence. Remain calm, supportive, and encouraging.
  • COMMUNICATE: Be honest and open with your communication. Seek guidance and wisdom.

Things You Shouldn’t Do:

  • Run: Escaping will not make this situation any better for either of you.
  • Pressure her: Your goal should be to work together to reach a decision that is best for both of you.

How can the Heart of Texas Pregnancy Resource Center help?

Heart of Texas Pregnancy Resource Center can provide you with factual and current information about all of your options. We can help you think through your choices, offer support and encouragement, and provide community referrals. We truly care about you and the challenging decisions you face. All services are free and confidential. You have nothing to lose, and everything to gain, so call us.