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All services are listed in order by National, Statewide, Regional, County & City. National, State, and Regional links are verified annually with the latest verification date at the bottom of the page. County/City links are not verified annually due to volume. If you find that a County/City link is broken or a service is no longer available, please message the page so that it can be corrected for future use.

Medical (Doula services under Crisis Centers/Baby Items)


Affordable Childcare

State Programs

Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Child Support

Essentials (food pantries, financial assistance, household wares, vouchers, etc)

Support Groups

I don’t see my city?

Putative Father Registry

Adoption Law/Revocation

End An Adoption Plan

Pay It Forward

Recommend a Service



Medical Info


Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- healthcare financing- Care Credit

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- free clinic directory- Free Clinics

National- free/sliding fee dental clinic directory- Free Dental Care

National- prescription discounts- Good Rx

National- birth control, emergency contraception- Nurx

National- vision care- One Sight

National- patient assistance programs- Rx Assist

National- prescription assistance- Rx Outreach

National- free clinic directory- Volunteers in Medicine


Statewide- free clinics- Directory

Statewide- health department directory- NACCHO


Westchester County-(914)Cares

Western New York- medical- Community Health Center of Buffalo

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Housing info


National- Affordable Housing

National- CoAbode

National (age limits)- Covenant House

National- Family Promise

National- For Rent By Owner

National- Low Income Apartments

National- housing authority directory- Public Housing

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- housing locator- Socialserve

National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room


Statewide- HELP USA

Statewide- affordable housing directory- NY Housing Search


Western New York- Family Promise


Auburn- Rescue Mission

Brooklyn- Rachel’s Joy

Bronx County- Good Counsel Homes

East Rochester- The Margaret Home

Ithaca- Rescue Mission

Jamaica- ICNA Relief

Lockport- Lockport Cares

New Rochelle- The Elinor Martin Residence

New York City- Jeremiah Program

New York City- NYC Housing Connect

New York City- The Bridge Fund

Niagara Falls- Carolyn’s House

Niagara Falls- Community Missions of Niagara Frontier

Niagara Falls (age limits)- The Crib

Richmond County- Good Counsel Homes

Rockland County- Good Counsel Homes

Syracuse- Chadwick Residence

Syracuse- Rescue Mission

Syracuse- Spanish Action League

Syracuse- The Salvation Army

Syracuse- Vera House Inc.

Wantagh- Momma’s House

Westchester County- (914)Cares

Westchester County- Good Counsel Homes

Westchester County- SHORE

Westchester County- The Bridge Fund

Yonkers- Cluster Community Services

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Affordable Childcare


National- extended hours-

National- child care search- Care Lulu

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

National- campus-based child care services- CCAMPIS

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- Childcare Co-Op- Komae

National- Mom Trusted

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

National- emergency child care- YMCA


Statewide- National Head Start Association


Lockport- NPA Daycare Assistance- Niagara County Social Services

Lockport- YWCA

Niagara Falls- The Community Child Care Clearinghouse of Niagara

Niagara Falls- YWCA

North Tonawanda- YWCA

Syracuse- Huntington Family Centers

Syracuse- The Salvation Army

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State Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Child Care Assistance


Energy Assistance HEAP



IRS Free File Program

Job Corps

Lifeline Program


National School Lunch Program

Section 8 Housing




Unemployment Insurance


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Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Crisis Info


National- car seat distribution directory- 800 Buck-L-Up

National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- cloth diapers- Cloth for Every Bum

National- portable crib directory- Cribs for Kids

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- free samples- Everyday Family

National- cloth diapers- Jake’s Diapers

National- baby care package- Little Llamas USA

National- National Diaper Bank Network

National- one time free formula sample- Nature’s One

National- first time mom assistance- Nurse Family Partnership

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- car seat distribution directory- Safe Convertible Car Seats

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

National (ages 13-23)- family support programs- Teen Mother Choices

National- crib alternative- The Baby Box


Statewide- diapers, wipes, formula- Cuddle Me Program

Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle


Lockport- diaper pantry, infant care products- St. John’s

Syracuse- diaper banks- CNY Diaper Bank

Syracuse- support and home visits- Huntington Family Centers

Westchester County- material support-(914)Cares

Yonkers- family & mediation programs- Cluster Community Services

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Child Support

Contact Here

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Essentials info


National- women scholarships- AAUW

National- feminine hygiene products- Alliance For Period Supplies

National- cell phone assistance- Assurance Wireless

National- babysitting, errands, carpooling, meal swaps, etc.- Babysitter Exchange

National- car donation program- Cars 4 Christmas

National- poverty relief program- Circles USA

National- internet discount- Comcast Internet Essentials

National- location-based resources- Community Action Partnership

National- professional clothing, workforce assistance- Dress for Success

National- school supply events- Eventbrite

National- scholarship database- Fastweb

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- food assistance- Food Finder

National- food pantry directory- Food Pantries

National- education financial aid- Frank

National- car donation program- Free Charity Cars

National- mortgage & lease assistance- Gradient Gives Back Foundation

National- job search- Indeed

National- jobs access program- Lyft

National- financial assistance- Modest Needs

National- various assistance- Net Wish

National- trade clothing- Rehash

National- various assistance- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

National- education grants- Soroptimist

National- food assistance for summer- Summer Food Rocks

National- food assistance- The Little Free Pantry

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- various assistance- The Salvation Army

National- food assistance database- Why Hunger

National- car donation programs- Working Cars for Working Families

National- location based assistance- YMCA

National- rideshare- Zimride


Statewide- public transit directory- American Public Transportation Association

Statewide- children’s bed assistance- Sleep in Heavenly Peace


Western New York- food pantry and soup kitchen directory- Food Bank of WNY


Ithaca- daily meals, food pantry, etc.- Rescue Mission

Lockport- food pantry, furniture, etc.- St. John’s

Lockport- food pantry, soup kitchen- The Salvation Army

New York City- Operation Backpack- Volunteers of America

Niagara Falls- soup kitchen, food pantry, clothing, household items, furniture, etc.- Community Missions of Niagara Frontier

Niagara Falls- food pantry- Heart, Love, and Soul

Niagara Falls- Collaborative Social Service Partners- Niagara Family Center

Niagara Falls- daily meals- Niagara Gospel Rescue Mission

Syracuse- food assistance, clothing assistance, food pantry, emergency services, etc.- Huntington Family Centers

Syracuse- showers, daily meals, clothing, etc.- Rescue Mission

Syracuse- daily meals, social services- Samaritan Center

Syracuse- food pantry- The Salvation Army

Syracuse- clothing closet, food pantry- University United Methodist Church

Westchester County- food & clothing assistance, general assistance-(914)Cares

Williamsville- food pantry- Evangel Food Pantry

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Support Groups

Support Info


National- CoAbode

National- La Leche League International

National- Meetup

National- Moms Club International

National- MOPS

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Postpartum Support International

National- support group directory- Psychology Today

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom


Lockport- Moms United

Niagara County- Healthy Families Niagara

Syracuse- Huntington Family Centers

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I don’t see my city?

Don’t worry. There are resource links added to the website every day and it’s possible that your area has not been researched yet. If the administrator is not currently working on other projects, your city can be made a priority. Please contact the page here.

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Putative Father Registry

Register Here

Father’s Rights Support- Sky is the Limit Foundation

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Adoption Law/Revocation

Law Info

New York law does not address timeframe for consent.

The consent may be revoked within forty-five days of the execution of the document.

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End An Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator:

Saving Our Sisters

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Pay It Forward

If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.

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Recommend a Service

Know a service applicable to moms and children in this state, but it’s not listed? Please share it by contacting the page: Here.

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*Verified 4/20