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Support changes everything

The blessing of pregnancy usually calls for joyful celebration. But for those caught in the cycle of poverty, addiction or abuse, pregnancy is an additional challenge that can lead to abandonment and despair.

Since 1976, we’ve been empowering at-risk pregnant women to become confident, capable parents and thriving members of society. By meeting their physical, emotional and spiritual needs, we’re able to stop the cycle and positively impact future generations.

Services

All services are provided free of charge.

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Solve Maternity

Program

Provides practical, emotional & spiritual support for expectant mothers who find themselves without safe, reliable housing during pregnancy.

Free Services Include:
  • Residential housing
  • Case management
  • Counseling
  • Classes on childbirth, parenting, nutrition & finances
  • Transportation to medical appointments
  • Adoption referral services
  • Infant care supplies

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Evolve

Program

Provides extended housing & support for mother and child for an additional 1-2 years. Available to qualifying Solve graduates enrolled in an accredited education program.

Free Services Include:
  • Residential housing for mother & child
  • Case management
  • Counseling
  • Career & education development training
  • Financial planning
  • Bible study & classes
  • Emotional support for mother & child

Free pregnancy tests & referral
services are available by appointment.

Meet Our Team

Peggy Kerwin

Peggy Kerwin

Executive Director

As executive director, Peggy wears many hats at Solve, managing program services and daily operations, while also working to expand the number of homes, programs and services to meet the needs of pregnant women and teens in our community.

“My heart’s desire is to build up broken women to find their dignity through their Heavenly Father. Bravely they have chosen life for their baby, and joyfully we will meet them where they are and launch both mother and child towards productive living.”

Brian Kerwin

Brian Kerwin

Development

With over 25 years of sales experience, Brian uses his skills to strengthen Solve financially in preparation for growth and expansion. Well-loved around the office, new moms routinely present their newborns to “Mr. Brian” in proud celebration of the new life they’ve been entrusted to care for. He considers this his greatest reward.

“Solve is my call to action and I am blessed to be a part of this life-transforming mission. ‘By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.’ – John 13:35”

Maria Houston

Maria Houston

Client Services Manager

Maria is the first face of Solve for every woman who walks through our doors! With a BA in social work, she guides each resident through the entire program, from the application and move-in process all the way to graduation, handling each step with care and compassion.

“God called me to join a group of women who are willing to sacrifice and serve the ones He sends to Solve for healing. I am humbled that He chose me. What a joy to experience growth and maturity in the women we serve.”

Erin Parrish

Erin Parrish

Housing & Education Specialist

As our full-time case manager, Erin works closely with residents to help them grow and thrive, while holding them accountable to their goals. With a degree in psychology and a position as a Guardian Ad Litem for the 12th Circuit, she brings a great knowledge of how childhood trauma directly impacts one’s ability to navigate the future. She’s also our amazing in-house photographer!

“I am honored to play a small part in restoring hope in the hearts of our mothers.”

Traci Adams

Traci Adams

Operations & Volunteer Coordinator

Traci works directly with our house moms to manage day-to-day operations, ensure resident well-being and manage volunteers and staff. (Usually while holding a baby!) A young mother herself with a background in education, Traci understands that we all need a helping hand while growing through life. Her heart is to be that hand at Solve.

“I love that we can love these ladies like they have never been loved before. We can pour Jesus into them daily and in doing that, change generations.”

Mary Blair

Mary Blair

Business Administrator

With a degree from UCF in organizational communication, a knack for being detailed and thorough, and a great sense of humor (she’s never met a stranger!), Mary uses her many talents to delegate the business side of Solve.

“After supporting Solve with my family for years, it’s a privilege to be part of the Solve team. I witness daily the ongoing, tangible, positive difference made in the lives of pregnant women and the community.”

Michelle Ault

Michelle Ault

Administrative Services Manager

Michelle is the newest member of our team! As a former officer in the United States Army Reserve and with a background in administration, Michelle uses her strong project management skills to keep our office organized and streamlined. And she does it all with an incredible smile!

“Working at Solve gives me the opportunity not only to help a mom choose life for her unborn child, but also to see lasting changes as she learns about the love and hope that comes from a relationship with Jesus.”

Behind every successful woman is a
tribe of other successful women
who have her back.

– DeeDee Freeman

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Teens sitting on steps

Baby smiling lying down.

Woman holding up and making faces at her baby.