Provider: MISSIONARIES OF CHARITY
The shelter has 8 bedrooms, each of which can accommodate one pregnant women, or a pregnant woman with one child. Bedding, linen and one meal per day are provided. Residents must assist with chores on a daily basis, obey the house rules and observe the 7:00am wake-up time and the 4:00pm curfew. The women are required to leave the shelter for the day. The women are also required to save any income they receive for the establishment of a residence of their own. Women who have Medi-Cal can have their babies at St. Francis Medical Center; arrangements can be made at St. Francis for women who do not have any kind of health insurance. There are no televisions at the shelter. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Applicants may self-refer or be referred for service. Referring agencies call the agency to verify that space is available and to make arrangements for same-day intake. ID is required. Pregnant woman must present verification from a doctor. Caseworkers referring to the agency should send a letter of referral for the individual to the agency. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for service.
10950 California Ave.
Lynwood , CA 90262 (Physical)Get directions
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