EDUCATION CHANGES EVERYTHING.

Education provides the surest pathway to self-sufficiency. But more than 40% of families in Dover are headed by single parents who face unique barriers to academic success. Mom’s House of Dover assists single parents to overcome these obstacles. We provide free preschool child care, academic guidance, life skills training, and the support and encouragement that parent-students need to accomplish their goals and create a brighter future for themselves and their families.

 

HOW WE HELP

Mom’s House of Dover supports low-income single, widowed, or divorced parents who are pursuing secondary or post-secondary education full time by:

  • Providing quality childcare at no cost
  • Offering free tutoring, homework assistance, and peer support
  • Providing career counseling and instruction in financial management, parenting techniques, nutrition, and other life skills
  • Offering free tutoring, homework assistance, and peer support
  • Providing free counseling and instruction in financial management, parenting techniques, nutrition, and other life skills

HOW OUR CLIENTS HELP THEMSELVES

Our clients invest in their success and in our programs by agreeing by contract to:

  • Attend school regularly and maintain passing grades in each subject
  • Volunteer three hours per week at our center
  • Attend monthly parenting classes
  • Assist with one fundraiser each semester

HOW YOU CAN HELP

Financial Gifts

Your tax deductible contribution to Mom’s House can change the trajectory of of lives of multiple generations in a family. One-time or periodic donations in any amount are welcome. See how your Financial Gifts may be used.

Material Gifts

In-kind donations, such as clothing, diapers, toys, pack-n-plays, cribs, high chairs, or other baby items can be used in our center or given to clients in need. See how your Material Gifts may be used.

The Gift of Your Time

Mom’s House has many practical needs and can put your unique talents to work! See how the Gift of Your Time may be put to use.