Pregnancy Center to hold ‘Walk for Life’ Saturday

Staff reports

The Life Pregnancy Center is inviting the community to “Walk for Life” this Saturday, May 21.

It’s a two-mile walk that begins and ends at the Life Pregnancy Center, located at 238 South Fayette St. in Washington Court House.

The walk is “non-athletic and is family, wheelchair, and stroller friendly.” Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with the walk starting at 9 a.m. and ending at 10 a.m.

To register ahead of time, call the Life Pregnancy Center at 740-333-3030.

The Life Pregnancy Center is a local resource that provides free and compassionate care, love, assistance, and support to moms, dads, their babies, and families in need.

The center offers several services to both moms and dads, including one-on-one consultations, court-ordered parenting classes, educational lessons, free clothing, hygiene products, special baby gift bags, new diaper bags filled with baby items, diapers and wipes.

The center is faith-based, but welcomes anyone of any religion who needs their services. Any income level is also welcome as some moms and dads just need a listening ear. The center is governed by a board of directors.

According to the Life Pregnancy website,, the “Pregnancy Center offers women who are facing the challenges of an unplanned pregnancy (get) accurate information regarding abortion, parenting and adoption. Free and confidential care is extended including pregnancy tests and ultrasound exams. Pregnancy Center can help you during the decision-making phase of pregnancy. Know your options! You are not alone — Pregnancy Center is here to help.”

The center can be reached at 740-333-3030 while a hotline is available 24/7 at 800-712-HELP (4357).

Staff reports