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211 is a free, confidential service that connects people to critical social and community support. It helps people navigate the complex network of government and community programs and services quickly to find what they need for their unique situation. Need help? Dial 211.

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Contact Information
Office Phone 506-693-2228
Crisis Phone 506-693-BABY (2229)
Fax 506-693-2232
E-Mail info@firststepsnb.com
Website www.firststepsnb.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/firststepsnb
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/firststepsnb
Primary Contact Denise Morais, Residential Director; Phone: 506-693-2228
Alternate Contact Jessica Finlay, Administration Coordinator; Phone: 506-693-2228
Description & Services
Description of service(s) First Steps is a residential facility operating in partnership with the community. It offers a supportive environment to young pregnant and parenting women who have no safe place to live assisting them in reaching their full potential.  
The home provides support and guidance for moms and their babies; a safe place; access to programs and services in the community to promote a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby; assistance with continued education and career aspirations. 
We also offer a crisis phone line 24 hour-a-day by an staff experienced in working with women and babies in crisis, a school, a day care, and an outreach worker.
Hours 24-hour Service
Areas Served New Brunswick
Boundaries New Brunswick
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Homeless pregnant and parenting female youth.
Application May be self-referred, or referred by family member, teacher, counsellor, clergy member, nurse, social worker etc.
Languages English
Fees None
Location information
Located In Community Saint John
Address & Map
120 Coburg St
Saint John, NB E2L 3K1
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Intersection Next door to St. Joseph's Hospital
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (21) Other Regional Government ; (51) Registered Charity
Print Material Pamphlets
Service Categories Maternity Homes ~ Pregnant Teens

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