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Mothers Overcoming Mood-Altering Substances (MOMS)

MOMS helps the pregnant and recently pregnant (within one year) substance user stop using and find recovery. MOMS is an outreach program focusing on individual personal contact, education, intervention and support over a 3 year period.

MOMS’ #1 goal is a healthy mother and child. We help women overcome obstacles that prevent them from seeking help; obstacles like fear, shame and guilt. MOMS offers free, confidential and caring assistance. We work to refer and connect women to community resources offering assessments, treatment, support and/or education in areas such as:

  • Drug & Alcohol
  • Birthing Classes
  • Parenting
  • Employment, Job Training and Education
  • Mental Health Concerns and Post-Partum Depression
  • Relationships
  • Housing Programs
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Other areas of concern

We accompany women to needed appointments and offer support through phone contact and one-on-one visits in the home or a “safe place” in the community. We meet with women, their community and family networks, as desired. We let women know they are not alone.

MOMS has expertise in helping women access useful options and supports as they move forward in new and healthier directions for themselves and their children.

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Click here to learn more about other Women's Services offered by The Council.

Please note that the individuals identified below must be offered an assessment and offered an admission for the recommended level of care immediately: Pregnant injection drug users, Pregnant substance users, Injecting drug users, Overdose survivors and Veterans. Preferential treatment provided for pregnant women.

MOMS (Mother’s Overcoming Mood Altering Substances – pregnant and post-partum women)

If you or anyone you know are interested in services, please call one of the numbers below:

For Case Management Services - (215)781-3134

Case Management, MOMS and CYS services referrals can be emailed to sthomson@councilsepa.org

 

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